Norman Pollack

Norman Pollack Ph.D. Harvard, Guggenheim Fellow, early writings on American Populism as a radical movement, prof., activist.. His interests are social theory and the structural analysis of capitalism and fascism. He can be reached at

The Nazification of Sexuality: Confessions of a Bigot

Anniversary of FDR’s Death: “The Only Thing We Have to Fear is Fear Itself”

Mr. Xi’s Visit: An imaginary Speech

The Filth of Lucre: Trump’s Presidency

Political Cannibalism: Eating America’s Vitals

Militarization of American Fascism: Trump the Usurper

Two Nations: Skid Rows vs. Mar-a-Lago

America Becomes Fascist: Trump Revealed

The Rape of Modern America: Example, Forced Resignation of US Attorneys

Evisceration of Freedom: Surgical Authoritarianism

Descent into Fascism: Corporate-Militarist Paradigm

Trump’s Neo-Fascist Discourse: CPAC Revisited

Political Castration of State: Militarization of Government

Drumbeat of Fascism: Find, Arrest, Deport

Mar-a-Lago, Ideological Refuge: Berchtesgaden, II

Fascistization Crashing Down: Driving the Cleaver into Social Welfare

Self-Devouring Reaction: Governmental Impasse

Corporatism: Hemorrhaging of the Body Politic

The Golden Rule: Waterboard Trump

Inflammatory Reaction: America Veers Right

Curtain Descending: Fascistization of America

Reichstag 1938 / Washington 2017

Mexico and International Politics: Autarkic Walls

Backfire: US and the World

Swastika: The Hillary-Donald Show