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Three Key Points on the Imperialist—and Fascist—Logic of the Trump Tax Bill, with Raymond Lotta
We'll speak with Raymond Lotta, who recently wrote, "The new tax law is NOT principally a handout, motivated by corporate greed—although greedy hands are seeking to maximize and game its benefits, which are utterly skewed to the wealthy. This tax bill is a conscious and strategic move to deal with economic contradictions and imperialist great-power needs." Raymond Lotta is a revolutionary intellectual and an advocate for Bob Avakian’s new synthesis of communism.
Read more on the Trump Tax Bill at revcom.us:
The New Tax Law: Cementing Policies and Politics of Cruelty, Advancing a FASCIST Political and Ideological Agenda
Claudia Koonz on the Rise of Fascism in Germany, and Recent Developments in the US
Claudia Koonz, a historian of Nazi Germany, is the author of Mothers in the Fatherland, The Nazi Conscience, and other works. We'll be talking about the rise and consolidation of fascism in the past with an eye on the ongoing steps taken by the Trump regime in the US and the threat of the consolidation of a fascist government here.