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Dupes, how America's adversaries have manipulated progressives for a century, Paul Kengor

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Dupes, how America's adversaries have manipulated progressives for a century, Paul Kengor
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
resource.biographical
contains biographical information
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Dupes
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
631745726
Responsibility statement
Paul Kengor
Sub title
how America's adversaries have manipulated progressives for a century
Table Of Contents
World revolution, the Comintern, and CPUSA -- Woodrow Wilson : "utter simpleton" -- Potemkin progressives -- John Dewey : the Kremlin's favorite educator -- John Dewey's long, strange trip -- The redemption of Professor Dewey -- Smearing another liberal icon : CPUSA's assault on "Fascist" FDR and the New Deal -- War communism : hating FDR, loving FDR -- Duping FDR : "Uncle Joe" and "buddies" -- The Hollywood front -- October 1947 : Hollywood v. "HUAC" -- Trashing Truman : world communism and the Cold War -- Dreams from Frank Marshall Davis -- Vietnam dupes : protests, riots, and the chaotic summer of '68 -- Grown-up Vietnam dupes : Dr. Spock, Corliss Lamont, and friends -- Radicals : Bill Ayers, Bernardine Dohrn, SDS, and the Weathermen -- John Kerry--and Genghis Khan -- A kiss for Brezhnev : Jimmy Carter -- Defending the "evil empire" : stopping Ronald Reagan's "errors" and "distortions" -- "Star Wars" : the SDI sabotage -- September 11, 2001 -- Still dupes for the communists -- 2008 : a "progressive" victory -- Postscript : Bogart at the Workers School?
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