What does it take to create a global movement against the rise of extremist nationalism around the globe?
John Feffer noticed that the same phenomenon which happened in Asia that led to dictatorships was also happening around the world with the successes of Bolsonaro in Brazil, the passing of Brexit, and Trump’s big win in 2016. We talk about the successful messaging and spreading of right-wing agendas and how it permeates across international borders.
In this video lesson you will:
- Learn about the rise of nationalism across the world.
- Determine that fascists attain power and find ways to maintain power by dismantling democratic structures.
- Learn about the misconceptions of the right and far-right around the world.
- Uncover how nationalists around the globe share common stories to maintain control and instill fear.