Socialism and Democratization
The elite tries to exorcize the proletarian threat not only by using the “stick”
of bloody repression but also the “carrot” of social legislation and political
reforms. And it invents all sorts of tricks to combat socialism and slow down the
democratization process . . .
Jacques R. Pauwels
JACQUES R. PAUWELS has taught European history at the University of Toronto, York University and the University of Waterloo. He is the author of several books on twentieth-century history, including The Myth of the Good War, in which he provides a revisionist look at the role of the United States and other Allied countries in the Second World War. An independent scholar, Pauwels holds PhDs in history and political science. He lives in Brantford, Ontario.