DAILYKENN.com -- "Accuse others of what you do," is the advice Karl Marx reportedly offered his followers.
Case in point is the far-left fascist group, ANTIFA. The fascist hate network pretends to oppose fascism by utilizing fascist tactics, including violence.
Chomsky seems to think ANTIFA is doing little more than motivating the alt-right. I would add that it is the radicalism of ANTIFA, Black Lives Matter, CAIR and other hate groups that fueled the 2016 and election and gave Trump the edge to win.
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Noam Chomsky: Antifa is a gift to the far right and US state repression
Exclusive: Renowned academic says antifascist movement has initiated the use of force in ways that are ‘completely unacceptable’
Noam Chomsky has criticised the anti-fascist movement and argues its tactics are a gift to the far right and US state repression.
The renowned academic, widely considered the founder of modern linguistics, says anti-fascists have instigated the use of violence in wholly reprehensible ways.
Antifa, shorthand for the anti-fascist movement, refers to a loose decentralised coalition of groups which oppose the far right via grassroots action rather than depending on the police or the state. While the movement dates back to the rise of fascism in Europe in the 1920s, it has gained increasing attention since anti-fascist activists clashed with neo-Nazis, Ku Klux Klan members and alt-right supporters at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville over the summer.
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