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Liberals have used WW2 as

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Submitted by aidan maconachy (Canada), Aug 23, 2019 at 16:21

"Second, I think that this has happened—largely since the Second World War—because so many conservative ideas could be linked to fascism..."

This is so true. There has been a massive overreaction to WW2 and the horrors that came with it. Of course we needed to move forward but liberals have used the Nazi era as justification to undermine values and traditions that they associate with patriarchy and actual or incipient fascism. It has reached the point that some progressives don't hesitate to label even moderate conservatives "fascists."


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