The Anti-Communist Hoax I. Who Are the Right-Wing's Real Enemies?

Brant, Irving
May 1962
New Republic;5/28/62, Vol. 146 Issue 22, p15
Claims that the anti-communist hysteria of John Birch Society has failed to provide the moral and political distinction between liberals and conservatives campaigned by the right-wing intelligentsia through its periodical "National Review." Suggestion that the society and the "National Review" have the same concept of communism; List of social and economic legislation identified by society founder Robert Welch Jr. as precursor to a communist take-over; Criticism against the application of the word communist to former Republican U.S. President Dwight Eisenhower and Republican leader John Foster Dulles.


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