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How San Francisco Helped Give Birth to Modern American Fascism

2 monthes ago   |   By The New Republic

The official Defense Department definition of terrorism -“the calculated use of unlawful violence or threat of unlawful violence to inculcate fear... in the pursuit of goals that are generally political, religious, or ideological”-turns a stunning and largely verboten conclusion into an undeniable banality: The dominant Trump-cult wing of the American right is a terrorist movement. Only a minority of
Republican voters behave violently, but Republican leaders in Congress, and the most influential right-wing media personalities, routinely refuse to condemn violence, acting as if far-right...
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