isms


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“For in spite of itself any movement that thinks and acts in terms of an
‘ism becomes so involved in reaction against other ‘isms that it
is unwittingly controlled by them. For it then forms its
principles by reaction against them instead of by a comprehensive,
constructive survey of actual needs, problems, and possibilities.”

John Dewey


(a dragonfly readies for take off / Julie Cook / 2017)

In the mid 1930’s there was a very loud and very vocal cry being sounded within the United States..
the voice was sounding the alarm to a rising tide of Communism…
as this rising tide had become a growing cancer on the world’s global stage.

This was at a time just prior to the outright assault of WWII, as war had not
yet been declared…
but Hitler was indeed on the move.

Both Fascism and National Socialism (Nazism in a nutshell) was viewed…

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2 thoughts on “isms

  1. What I wrote: “Fascinating. Do you know if Fulton Sheen’s writings are public? Want to read his conclusion for myself. I admit much of my theology go against the grain of Roman Catholicism but curious nevertheless with how they go around to their stance back in the 30s against Marxism. It does seem though the average Catholic I meet today aren’t as against Marxism or socialism but that might be because of my LA setting.”

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