Populist Promises and (In)action

Populism is the larval stage of fascism.

Populism seems like a good thing. On its surface it’s the “popular sentiment.” It’s supposedly about giving people what they want. Except that right there is the problem. There is an inherent idea in populism that the government has anything to give that doesn’t already belong to the people and that power is concentrated in an undefined…

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Doctor of Palaeopathology, rage-prone optimist, stealth berserker, opera enthusiast, and insatiable consumer of academic journals.

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Doctor of Palaeopathology, rage-prone optimist, stealth berserker, opera enthusiast, and insatiable consumer of academic journals.

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