Secrecy, Democracy, and Fascism: Lessons from History by Julie R Butler
Approx. 9,750 words.
Published on September 20, 2010.
A nation that went to war thinking that it would be quick and easy, but then getting bogged down, becoming polarized, falling into financial difficulties, losing confidence in their government, looking desperately for strong leadership, and falling for conspiracy theories and false accusations about those within and without who oppose the romantic call for cultural purity and supposed morality...?