Amazon's Jeff Bezos takes Microsoft to court over a government contract. And although this type of thing certainly isn't new, this particular situation gives a bleak glimpse into an oligarchic future.
American media reduces rise of far-right as reaction to communism, but there's more to it than that. By focusing on fascism as a right-wing, marginally anti-capitalist, pro-status quo middle class movement, it allows for different culture permutations. It offers a more universal explanation for a phenomenon that is indeed happening all over the world.
We should look to Marx on the class character of the government, and the infamous Miliband-Poulantzas Debate for insight.