Fascism should more appropriately be called corporatism,
because it is the merger of state and corporate power.
"Guilford County was granted a contract, by the state,
to start selling license plates in North Carolina.
No mention of the 39 private bidders for the deal?
A location in the downtown area with more parking availability is favorable.
While they would have to hire people to work there,
some of the people from the county tax department could work there,
since they will oversee the operations.
When government comes unduly under the influence of business,
the tendency is to develop an Administration which closes the door of opportunity;
becomes narrow and selfish in its outlook and results in oligarchy
[but on the other hand] when government enters the field of business
with its great resources,
it has a tendency to extravagance and inefficiency,
but having power to crush all competitors, likewise closed the door of opportunity
and results in monopoly.
The new DMV location should open within the next 3-4 months.
In 2014, the DMV will also be collecting personal property taxes for the county,
so this would put it all under one roof.
WFMY News 2
The first truth is that the liberty of a democracy is not safe
if the people tolerate the growth of private power
to a point where it becomes stronger than their democratic state itself.
That, in essence, is fascism, ownership of government by an individual
by a group or by any other controlling power.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt