TITLE

REVENGE OF THE SQUARES

AUTHOR(S)
Barnes, Fred
PUB. DATE
March 1995
SOURCE
New Republic;3/13/95, Vol. 212 Issue 11, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Points out that U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich's effort to cancel an exhibit at the Smithsonian Institution of the Enola Gay bomber which dropped the atomic bomb in Japan in 1945 is indicative of the depth of his passion against the counterculture of the 1960s. Information on the development of Gingrich's ideologies; Similarity in the intellectual development of Gingrich with other prominent Republican leaders in the Congress; Examination on the views of Gingrich on conservatism and the Republican Party; Determination of Gingrich and his colleagues in the Congress to turn back the progress of the 1960s counterculture in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
9502287636

 

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