The U.S. Did Not Defeat Fascism in WWII, It Discretely Internationalized It - CounterPunch.org
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When the United States entered WWII, the future head of the CIA, Allen Dulles, bemoaned that his country was fighting the wrong enemy. The Nazis, as he explained, were pro-capitalist Aryan Christians, whereas the true enemy was godless communism and its resolute anti-capitalism. After all, the U.S. had, only some 20 years prior, been part of a massive military intervention in the U.S.S.R., when fourteen capitalist countries sought—in the words of Winston Churchill—to “strangle the Bolshevik baby in its crib.” More

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This is a really good article, thanks for sharing it!

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Counterpunch is good… when they’re not shilling for the Democrats during election time (at least, that’s what they did during 2016 anyways).

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