Wednesday, September 28, 2022

The Risks of Electing Fascistic Leaders by Mark Rose

The Risks of Electing Fascistic Leaders In the wake of Italy's recent election of Giorgia Meloni, a fascistic leader, I can't help but worry that the world has forgotten the events of the 1920s and 1930s that led to the second World War. And here we are now, a century later, with America doing the same thing: supporting fascism just like some Americans did in the past, like Henry Ford and Charles Lindbergh. Trump and Desantis are wrong now, and I want to prevent any more wars from happening by speaking out against these authoritarian leaders before it is too late, we all should be speaking out.
The Rise of Fascism in Europe Fascism is on the rise in America, and we need to be careful not to let history repeat itself. Trump's rallies have been compared to Nazi rallies in NYC in the 1930s, and MAGA supports Putin just like Americans supported Hitler back then. We cannot let this happen again. Fascism first rose to prominence in Europe in the early 1920s. At the time, many Europeans were struggling economically, and they were looking for a strong leader who could turn things around. Fascism offered them just that, in the form of charismatic leaders like Benito Mussolini in Italy and Adolf Hitler in Germany. These leaders promised to bring about change and make their countries great again—sound familiar? What followed was a period of autocratic rule characterized by violence and repression. opposition parties were dissolved, the media was controlled, and minorities were persecuted. Jews, in particular, were targeted for extermination in what is now known as the Holocaust. In total, 6 million Jews were killed during World War II, along with millions of others who opposed the fascist regimes. The rise of fascism is a real threat to our democracy, and we need to stand up to these politicians who are supporting it. I urge you to vote for politicians who believe in freedom and democracy, not fascism. Once democracy is gone, it's gone for good folks!
Fascism in America? Now fast forward to present day America. We are once again facing economic hardship and political turmoil, and many Americans are clamoring for a strong leader who will restore order. Enter Donald Trump. Throughout his campaign and his presidency, Trump has exhibited many fascist tendencies. He has repressed the media, persecuted minorities, incited violence at his rallies, and expressed admiration for dictators like Vladimir Putin. He has even gone so far as to use Nazi imagery at his rallies. All of this is very alarming, especially when you consider that history has a tendency to repeat itself. I don't want to see another world war fought over these same ideologies—do you? In conclusion, I would urge everyone to exercise caution when electing leaders with fascistic tendencies. We've seen what can happen when this type of rhetoric is allowed to take hold, and it's not something we should allow to happen again. Instead, let's come together and find a middle ground that will allow us to preserve our freedom without descending into violence or authoritarianism. And thank you for reading my blog post. I hope it has convinced you of the danger of fascism and encouraged you to vote for politicians who believe in democracy. Together, we can prevent another world war from happening. Thank you for your time! #intolerantlefty

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