Skip to content Skip to footer

A Brief History of Fascist Lies

Author: Federico Finchelstein

$19.99

* MP3 Download *

Contact Us for Audio CD’s or MP3 CD’s

SKU: ABHOFL-DL Categories: , Tags: , , , , , , , Product ID: 19175

Description

A Brief History of Fascist Lies
by Federico Finchelstein. Read by Edoardo Ballerini
“There is no better book on fascism’s complex and vexed relationship with truth.”Jason Stanley, author of How Fascism Works: The Politics of Us and Them

In this short companion to his book From Fascism to Populism in History, world-renowned historian Federico Finchelstein explains why fascists regarded simple and often hateful lies as truth, and why so many of their followers believed the falsehoods. Throughout the history of the twentieth century, many supporters of fascist ideologies regarded political lies as truth incarnated in their leader. From Hitler to Mussolini, fascist leaders capitalized on lies as the base of their power and popular sovereignty.

This history continues in the present, when lies again seem to increasingly replace empirical truth. Now that actual news is presented as “fake news” and false news becomes government policy, A Brief History of Fascist Lies urges us to remember that the current talk of “post-truth” has a long political and intellectual lineage that we cannot ignore.

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.

Additional information

Narrators

Edoardo Ballerini

Length

3 Hrs 9 Min

Download ISBN

N/A

Stay in Touch with Our Updates





Post Hypnotic Press © 2022. All Rights Reserved.

Select your currency
USD United States (US) dollar