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It Can't Happen Here is a semi-satirical 1935 political novel b...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
It Can't Happen Here is a semi-satirical 1935 political novel by American author Sinclair Lewis, and a 1936 play adapted from the novel by Lewis and John C. Moffitt. Published during the rise of fascism in Europe, the novel describes the rise of Berzelius "Buzz" Windrip, a politician who defeats Franklin Delano Roosevelt and is elected President of the United States, after fomenting fear and promising drastic economic and social reforms while promoting a return to patriotism and "traditional" values.
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Maybe it can't happen here, but fasten your seatbelts anyway

MinnPost - 12 Oct 2018
Now that the traumatic process of adding a new justice to the U.S. Supreme Court is finally over, we can ask what this might mean for the court, the presidency and the country. No one who watched the confirmation hearings and the resulting turmoil can ...
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Flames of hatred: It can't happen here? It already has

Regina Leader-Post - 17 Sep 2018
It can't happen here, we like to tell ourselves. But it can — and it already has. Few Canadians realize that for a brief period in the 1920s and the 1930s, the American-based Ku Klux Klan flourished in Canada. It had a small and briefly violent ...
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It could happen here — and has

DeSoto Times-Tribune - 12 Oct 2018
He was kidnapped and later beheaded by terrorists in Pakistan for reporting on alleged ties involving intended shoe bomber Richard Reid and Al Quaida. Don't say it can't happen here. It can and has occurred on American soil, most memorably on a warm ...
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Run, hide, fight: tactics to survive an active shooter incident

Eureka Times Standard - 20 Sep 2018
It's easy to trick yourself into thinking it can't happen here, it won't happen here; but when it comes to active shooter incidents there's one lesson you should take away from the active shooter training session, stop thinking like that. “We need to ...
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Here's What Really happens When You Don't Wash Your Hands

The Cheat Sheet - 15 Oct 2018
However, not everyone is as conscious of germs as they should be. If you're one who doesn't always wash your hands after using the bathroom or touching raw meat, you may want to read on. Here's everything that can happen if you don't wash your hands.
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Kavanaugh circus couldn't happen here but we can't be complacent

The Australian - 08 Oct 2018
Such debates are alien to Australia, and the bitter division produced by the appointment of Kavanaugh could not happen here. Most of our High Court judges have defied easy labels such as conservative or progressive, and their politics has not been known.
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The (Relatively) New Lineups We Can't Wait to See

Vice Sports - 15 Oct 2018
One of the great pleasures heading into every NBA season is generated by the new. From watching marquee free agents, draft picks, and trade acquisitions blend into an unfamiliar environment to closely observing how fixed cores will avoid an obsolete fate.
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Conversations: Mary Doveton, October Peformances at Theatre Lawrence

kansaspublicradio.org (blog) - 15 Oct 2018
On this edition of Conversations, Mary Doveton, Executive Director of Theatre Lawerence, talks about performances in October. Doveton directed "It Can't Happen Here," which will be presented on Wednesday, October 17. That performance is followed by ...
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Guest Opinion: Learn lessons of history so we do not repeat

The Intelligencer - 04 Oct 2018
In 1935, Sinclair Lewis wrote a prophetic novel, “It Can't Happen Here,” about America during troubled times. It is the story of how a small, manipulative, power-hungry man uses a campaign of false promises, the degradation of women, and the ...
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Stop Pretending Sexual Assault Can't Happen in Your School

Education Week - 04 Oct 2018
Despite scientific survey data demonstrating the pervasiveness of sexual violence among teens, some school districts apparently still believe "sexual violence can't happen here." What other evidence do they need to start taking this problem seriously?
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Ask Jim: Tuesday Morning Titans Mailbag

Titansonline.com - 16 Oct 2018
It's time for the Tuesday mailbag, and we're not going to ignore what happened on Sunday in here, mainly because you guys won't let me. :) But that's OK. The 21-0 loss to the ...
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Breast cancer? It can't happen to me!

The Punch - 07 Oct 2018
Here is what happened to the Johnsons. In July 2017, the Johnson's were celebrating their first son's graduation. Deji graduated with a second-class upper degree and was proceeding for the National Youth Service Corps scheme. Their daughter, Ella, had ...

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