By Joseph Burrell
This ebook is a polemic directed opposed to the Republican get together and the conservative circulation, drawing principally all alone released statements. Alleging that the Republican social gathering is fascist and treasonous, the writer defines either fascism and treason, and gives quoted testimony in aid of his declare. He indicates that the U.S. coverage of political war around the globe was once originated lower than President Eisenhower and remains to be occurring complete strength. within the wake of worldwide battle II, the U.S. attacked democratic routine at the fake declare of struggling with communism. Now democratic hobbies are designated at the fake declare of struggling with terrorism, suggesting that they're a chance to US safeguard. decoding the various code phrases and unmasking the deceptive motivations which have been used to make US electorate help battle, the e-book is a advisor to interpreting among the strains of Washington information briefs and crusade rhetoric. the writer discusses the hypocritical nature of the Republican occasion and describes a major swap during this country's overseas coverage from the Truman administration's containment of communism to a brand new coverage of political battle that has held sway ever considering. The narrative analyzes the Republican Party's overblown and misdirected anti-communism and its fascist orientation. Highlighting similarities among Fascism and brand new Republican celebration and the Conservative schedule, the writer offers a dense compendium of rates, generally from conservative Republicans who incriminate themselves of their personal phrases. One sequence of assertions and observations frankly describes US imperialism and expansionism, specially as conducted by means of the Polk and McKinley administrations. That a part of the publication then discusses the assaults on Iraq in enormous aspect. different teams of quotations set forth the conservative trust procedure, concentrating on the information of democracy, secularism, relativism, christian and capitalist exceptionalism, and social Darwinism. those rates display Republican ideals concerning cashocracy, democratic govt, communists, Democrats, and liberals. the ultimate bankruptcy contrasts those with the ideals of liberal democrats.
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June 18. During the night, the passenger train from Guatemala to Puerto Barrios was machine-gunned. At 11:50 PM, a P47 plane attacked the Guatemalan capital. June 19. At 8:00 AM, a plane attacked the capital and three others dropped bombs over the villages of Los Mixcos and Potrero Grande. In the city of Chiquimula, a plane machine-gunned the Girls Normal School. In an attack on the capital, the plane strafed civilians. At 11:00 AM, another plane dropped bombs on the gasoline tanks at Puerto Barrios.
Even while they falsely attacked others for trying to overthrow the government by “force and violence,” that is precisely what they were themselves doing. And, to this very day, the Republican Party remains a subversive, anti-democratic force. The Soviet Union was never much of a threat to the United States. It was a nuisance and irritant, little more. It was never a rich or prosperous society, either under communism or at any other time. It never had a large middle class. It was never an industrial power.
Those were communistic concepts. Thus, there were no labor-management tensions and government had no business interfering with management. Businessmen were rightly in charge and workers had a patriotic duty to do their work without complaint. ” That speech left a bad taste in a lot of mouths. At the time, Eisenhower was living on a pension of nearly $19,000 a year plus an added personal allowance of $5,000, full medical benefits, commissary privileges, a chauffeur, a generous housing allowance, and even funeral expenses.