Perhaps the Whole System of UK Democracy has been Subverted.

On the morning of June 24th 2016, when Brexit had been sold to UK citizens, very few thought that reasonable discussion and argument about the future of the United Kingdom would also be closed down from the same moment. Not listened to, not acknowledged that there may be a better way forward, simply silenced.
This didn’t sound like democracy perhaps it wasn’t. How many of Britt’s 14 characteristics of fascism fit Conservative United Kingdom in post Brexit 2021?

Dr. Lawrence Britt, a political scientist, wrote an article about fascism, which appeared in Free Inquiry magazine—a journal of humanist thought.

What is Fascism?
14 characteristics of fascism

Dr. Britt studied the fascist regimes of Hitler (Germany), Mussolini (Italy), Franco (Spain), Suharto (Indonesia), and Pinochet (Chile). He found the regimes all had 14 things in common, and he calls these the identifying characteristics of fascism. Dr. Britt’s article is titled “Fascism Anyone?” and appears in Free Inquiry’s Spring 2003 issue on page 20.

The 14 characteristics are: (more…)