The Other F-Word: Fascism, The 'Rule of Law,' and the Trump Era
25 Pages Posted: 16 Nov 2018
Date Written: October 24, 2018
This essay considers books that have suggested parallels between 1930s-style fascism and present day politics, especially that of the Trump Administration. The essay concludes that these parallels are generally unconvincing and that, however well-intentioned, they distract attention from needed political reforms.
Keywords: Jurisprudence, Legal History, Legislation, Fascism
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