Flags on the March! 

But rising consumer prices aren’t the only kind of inflationary challenge that Biden and the Democrats must contend with if they want to prevent a Republican sweep in November and 2024, and a further decline in what Richard Falk calls procedural democracy: “the sanctity of elections as credible expressions of citizen consent.” Each passing year, a growing number of Americans — goaded by profit-driven media, quisling politicians (mostly Republican) and the powerful corporate sector – express support for some version of neo-fascism. It might be the Führerprinzip (Trumpism), lies about election integrity, conspiracy theories about the Covid vaccine, doubt about the crisis of global warming, or bugbears like “critical race theory”, transgender bathrooms, or fetal heartbeats.

Source: Flags on the March! – CounterPunch.org

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