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[–] 9048120 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago  (edited ago)

"That's arguable, I'll admit, but it's hardly ever been attached to anything good. Also, what gives anyone the right to rule, non-voluntarily, over another person?"

1) History is always redacted by the victors, was pinochet a fascist ? Some would say yes ? Was his regime bad ? Definitely if you happened to be leftarded, but in the end, he saved his country, if hitler succeeded he would be regarded as a hero, because in the end, everything is excusable when seen from the standpoint of the result

2) What gives anyone the right to rule, non-voluntarily, over another person? The result, I guess.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Augusto_Pinochet#Accusations_of_Fascism

Although he was authoritarian and ruled dictatorially, Pinochet's support of neoliberal economic policies and his unwillingness to support national businesses distinguished him from classical fascists.[93]