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fascist

(jargon)
Said of a computer system with excessive or annoying security barriers, usage limits, or access policies. The implication is that said policies are preventing hackers from getting interesting work done. The variant "fascistic" seems to have been preferred at MIT.

In the design of languages and other software tools, "the fascist alternative" is the most restrictive and structured way of capturing a particular function; the implication is that this may be desirable in order to simplify the implementation or provide tighter error checking. Compare bondage-and-discipline language, although that term is global rather than local.
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According to him, there are two kinds of extremism: the fascist one and the 'classic liberal' one.
In a tweet on Friday, he said the fascist Hindu Supremacist Modi government should know that while armies, militants and terrorists can be defeated by superior forces, history tells us that when a nation unites in a freedom struggle and does not fear death, no force can stop it from achieving its goal.
President Trump who has made fascist beliefs vogue again, called for a group of four Democratic Congresswomen of colour to 'go back home' despite the fact that three of them were born in the US while the fourth became a citizen as a child.
suggesting that the vote then was rigged and undemocratic and all 17.4 million voters in favour of us leaving the EU fascists? What I suggest is before the ex councillor writes in again or speaks in public accusing innocent voters of being fascists he goes back to school and researches the meaning of the word fascist and while he is about it look at the definition of democracy.
Today, too many demagogues and radical partisans falsely accuse their political opponents of being fascists. Among a segment of politically angry citizens and politicians in Europe and the US, "fascist" has become a common slur with little basis in fact.
"On this day in 1945, Sarajevo was freed from fascism, but in 1992, it was again attacked by fascists from the surrounding hills, followed by the systematic destruction of the city, vicious attacks and years of siege that ensued," said DA3/4aferovic.
Colonial subjugation and oppression contained the seeds of fascist thought, which later turned inward.
One by one fascist government targeting the voice of dissent , govt is afraid of these dissent voices & they have only solution kill or jail them .
Barghouthi described the bill as a fascist act aimed at hiding the crimes of Israeli occupation soldiers, saying that it aims to further restrict Palestinian civil society organizations and Israeli human rights organizations, and terrorize then in order to prevent them from exposing Israeli crimes.
In the final chapters of the work, Hofmann shows how Japanese opinions towards Fascist Italy evolved in response to shifting world events and the exigencies of international diplomacy that drew Italy, Germany, and Japan into the Tripartite Pact.