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The autocrats

Charles K. Lush

The autocrats

a novel

by Charles K. Lush

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Published by Doubleday, Page & Company in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Charles K. Lush.
SeriesAmerican fiction IV, 1901-1905 -- reel 144, no. 1415.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationviii, 344 p.
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17501244M
OCLC/WorldCa25639707

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lush, Charles K. (Charles Keeler). Autocrats. New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, (OCoLC) Donald Trump has an instinct for doing violence to language. Using words to lie destroys language. Using words to cover up lies, however subtly, destroys language. Validating incomprehensible drivel with polite reaction also destroys language. This isn’t merely a question of the prestige of the writing art or the credibility of the journalistic trade: it is about the basic survival of the.

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It is about what he has learned from Vladimir Putin, among other autocrats he admires. It is also one of the few analytical books to suggest plausible. Autocrat definition is - a person (such as a monarch) ruling with unlimited authority.

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The fourth technique the autocrats use to undermine the rule of law is disinformation or misinterpretation of the laws and policies of the government. Again Hungary took the lead in when they sent a wrong translation to Brussels of their controversial new constitution, the Fundamental Law, which looked more in conformity with EU laws and.

The Autocrat’s Playbook concisely describes the steps autocrats traditionally take to achieve their dictatorial aims. It was a call to action in response to the very real jeopardy that the U.S. democracy faces under the Trump Administration.

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I Resigned from U.S. Government After My Own Leaders Began to Act Like the Autocrats I Analyzed — I recently resigned as a senior analyst with the Defense Intelligence Agency after experiencing firsthand the actions of U.S. government leaders to suppress nonviolent dissent during the recent nationwide protests for racial justice.

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Autocrats are often seen as figures who root out corruption. For societies undergoing economic turmoil thanks to technological or regulatory changes that are not easy to understand or internalize, all-pervasive corruption -- and the related suspicion that a network of elites are stealing your economic future -- can become a popular scapegoat.

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Autocrats, dictators, follow a very similar play book when seizing control. Their initial rise to power is done so under legitimate means in general. Once in power, a patient autocrat steadily chips away at freedoms causing its citizens to, over time, loose their ability to resist or who become so used to that loss of freedom, give up and.