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Fascist Sympathy For The Devil
« Reply #1 on: May 13, 2020, 05:07:58 PM »
"They realized the essential weakness of democracy, and predicted some of its worst excesses- now unhappy and inescapable realities.  They warned that giving the vote to the incompetent, despairing and envious people would breed demagogues to rouse and rally them, and that the whole democratic process would thus be converted into organized pillage and rapine."
-H.L. Mencken The Baltimore Sun July 21, 1940 (with regard to the Democratic National Convention in Chicago where FDR got the unprecedented 3rd term nomination)