Originally Posted by BucEyedPea
If you use a scale that places no govt on the right, and total govt on the left—all forms of BIG govt including totalitarian are on the left by degree. That's the spectrum I use because the left-right spectrum from the French Revolution is outdated and doesn't work. It has no place for anarchy or anything in between anarchy and total govt. It's two-valued logic.
This should clear up why I say, and not just I say it, fascism is on the left.
Here's an article I found that mentions this and provides an experimental "spectrum" that the author created: