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    Quote Originally Posted by northernladyuk View Post
    Fascist playbook:

    1. Tell the big lies
    2. Test the constitution by impinging on civil liberties
    3. Provoke a judicial, legislative, administrative or popular response to impingement of civil liberties
    4. Decry the response as hostile to the public and state interest
    5. Bring to a crisis point
    6. Suspend elements of the constitution for the duration of the emergency

    Starting to happen quicker than expected.
    He'll be declaring himself Emperor next...

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    Its just like watching one of the box sets without paying £7.99 per month.
    Am just waiting for the mistresses to go public.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LondonManc View Post
    They only come to the fore when there are sufficient problems in society that the non-extreme have failed to fix.
    I could be wrong but I think that will not be the extreme that will fix the alleged problems.
    We have enough examples in History that didn't work.

    We had an era of dictators at the same time, like Pinochet, Mussolini, Stalin, Hitler... e.g.
    Did they fix anything? What do they cause?

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    Just because the 'solution' the population throws up doesn't solve any problems doesn't invalidate his argument. People perceive things aren't being fixed, someone offers them a solution and someone to blame...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bee View Post
    I could be wrong but I think that will not be the extreme that will fix the alleged problems.
    We have enough examples in History that didn't work.

    We had an era of dictators at the same time, like Pinochet, Mussolini, Stalin, Hitler... e.g.
    Did they fix anything? What do they cause?
    Look at Gaddafi and Hussein - provided stability to Libya and Iraq; absolute chaos without them.
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    Things were fairly stable under Stalin too. A stable level of food, fear, etc.
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    Quote Originally Posted by LondonManc View Post
    Look at Gaddafi and Hussein - provided stability to Libya and Iraq; absolute chaos without them.
    You are talking about Arabian countries that need a strong fist to control other wild groups inside. They have a different mentality.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bee View Post
    You are talking about Arabian countries that need a strong fist to control other wild groups inside. They have a different mentality.
    You've not met many Americans, have you?
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    Quote Originally Posted by LondonManc View Post
    You've not met many Americans, have you?

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    Quote Originally Posted by scooterscot View Post
    .. the UK has voted for isolation and a backwards looking "Little England".
    Why is escaping from restrictive EU trading arrangements to better trade with the rest of the World being a "Little Englander"?

    and why aren't Scots keen, like you, on independence from the UK not "Little Scotlanders"?
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