In response to David Isaacson: A revised history of Britain (Labour version)
Avoided Cranium wrote:
Is this the sequel to “1066 and All That”?
1939 (Sept 3rd) Britain embarks upon a capitalist war of aggression in Europe.
1941 (22nd June) Britain joins the struggle against the Fascist aggressors alongside the glorious Soviet Union!
Summarised: ‘Ten Steps to Fascism’
1. Invoke a terrifying internal and external enemy
2. Create a gulag
3. Develop a thug caste
4. Set up an internal surveillance system
5. Harass citizens’ groups
6. Engage in arbitrary detention and release
7. Target key individuals
8. Control the press
9. Dissent equals treason
10. Suspend the rule of law