Author Jason Stanley on Trump and Fascism, and the Latest Developments. Jason Stanley, the author of How Fascism Works, The Politics of Us and Them, called the chants of "Send her back," at a Trump rally in Greenville, NC, the "face of evil," and added, "I know fascism when I see it." We'll talk about why the chants, the racist tweets, the demonization of immigrants, Muslims and people of color have to be understood in the light of the history of fascism.
Plus, The Get Organized for an Actual Revolution Tour Hits Chicago. We'll hear a speech by Noche Diaz of the Revolution Club, who is speaking at a Commemoration of Red Summer.
Then, a piece from Bob Avakian, the Chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party. It's from a talk he gave in 2017, The Trump Pence Regime Must Go, in the Name of Humanity, We Refuse to Accept a Fascist America, a Better World Is Possible. He's talking about building a sustained, non-violent mass movement of millions, to stay in the streets and drive out the fascist Trump/Pence Regime. And he's responding to a question, How can we sustain the massive movement required to drive this regime from power?