This is What Fascism Looks Like

We live in a country where police are told to hold back response to an attempt to overthrow our government -and when asking military for support- requests are ignored and denied. This is in reference to the January 6th attempted coup in our capitol.

This is what fascism looks like.

In another situation though, a police officer murders another human, a son, a father, a partner, Daunte Wright, and when people dare to raise their voice in grievance police and military are right there. With riot gear, curfew, and officers who antagonize for responses. While a trial is still going on for the last murderous police officer, of a black man.

This is what fascism looks like.

If you attempt to over throw the government, one gets less police and military response, than when people are using their 1st amendment right. When the issues are injustice of law enforcement, brought to attention by repeated unjustified murders.

This is what fascism looks like.

Police are spraying journalists with pepper spray, assaulting them, and then arresting them illegally, even after judges’ orders to stop. This same situation occurred last year during BLM protests.

This is what Fascism looks like.

When elected officials ignore issues, stick with partisan talking points, and deny the truth of things. Worse yet is when these “officials” seek to inflame and encourage anger with no solution, to attract attention for power they don’t know what to do with.

This is what Fascism looks like.

When children have to come together to march in a city to ask military to leave because the military occupation are supporting a police department murdering people, attacking journalists, and revoking laws of our 1st amendment rights.

This is what fascism looks like.

When a police officer who commits a murder, can write a book and get a book deal while organizers of events are demonized harassed and wrongfully jailed.

This is what fascism looks like.

Are we so desensitized by being over worked, over dramatized by media, over stimulated, that we don’t recognize the reality we are seeing? Fascism isn’t some over-hyped issue to get you to pretend to care, this isn’t something that will just go away if we ignore what is going on. This is our country, and it grows into what we tolerate. It is sickening, that we are more tolerant of an attempt to over throw our democratic-republic, than we are of people using their 1st amendment rights. While police routinely murder people.

This is what fascism looks like.

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