Fascism by Madeleine K. Albright

Fascism

A personal and urgent examination of Fascism in the twentieth century and how its legacy shapes today’s world, written by one of America’s most admired public servants, the first woman to serve as U.S. secretary of stateA Fascist, observes Madeleine Albright, “is someone who claims to speak for a whole nation or group, is utterly unconcerned with the rights of others, and is willing to use violence and whatever other means are necessary to ...


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TitleFascism
ISBN9780062802231
Author
Release DateApr 10th, 2018
PublisherHarper
GenreNonfiction, History, Politics, North American Hi..., American History, Social Issues
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  • Jayne
    1970-01-01
    Received this ARC from Westwinds Bookshop, Duxbury, MAA timely read. Easy to understand. Recommend it to a High School student- our future voters should be aware of fascism and its followers.
  • Gary Moreau
    1970-01-01
    Oh how I wanted to rate this book a 6. This is a timely book by a brilliant person who had a front row seat to the tragedy that was Europe in the Mid-20th Century. There is little doubt that the world is starting to look fearfully like it did at the beginning of those dark hours, starting with the tyranny of Hitler and Mussolini and culminating in the Cold War and the gulags of the Soviet Union.Figuratively speaking, this is really three books. T...
  • James
    1970-01-01
    The title and cover make this seem like a polemic, but it's more a full-throated defense of democracy, with some lessons from history. Very well written as expected. I read it in two sittings.
  • Karen Roth
    1970-01-01
    Brilliant! Secretary Albright writes of her own family experience leaving Checoslavaquia because of Fascists leaders rounding up Jews and murdering them and fleeing for the freedom in the U.S..She utilizes history to remind the readers of prior Fascists and what the do, how they do it, how they act and react and then she warns us of the U.S. future with the individual in The White and where he I'd taking America.Excellent book and highly recommen...