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Is is right to call Trump a fascist?

Is the president a dangerous ideologue drawing on America's racist past—or a man more tasteless than sinister? Talia Lavin and Andrew Stuttaford debate


Yes: Talia Lavin

In the American political conversation, there seems to be a divide between those who see Trump as a sui generis horror—his vulgarity and brazenness arising like Aphrodite from sea-foam, to dominate American political and popular culture—and those who frustratedly point out that our current leadership is drawing on innate American traditions of hatred and terror that…

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