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September 6, 2010
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If Republicans Win, Have “the Terrorists” Already Won? (Review of ‘American Taliban,’ by Markos Moulitsas)

" ... American Taliban is bound to infuriate the Rush Limbaughs and Glenn Becks, because it exposes them as frauds. 'These aren’t people who love Am

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September 3, 2010
2 mins

The Obama Backlash: Taking on the Radicals (Book Review)

" ...Television is doing our thinking for us, and 'people medicate themselves into bliss' ... by believing anything they see and hear on television, a

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September 2, 2010
2 mins

WW II: Meeting Evil with Evil (Book Review)

Moral Combat: A History of World War II By Michael Burleigh HarperPress, 650pp, $69.99 (HB) WHEN the Nazis invaded Denmark in April 1940, havin

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September 2, 2010
2 mins

The SS: A New History (Book Review)

"... Not only did '[the SS] supply forced labour from the camps it ran, making money from the hundreds of thousands of prisoners it supplied to majo

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August 21, 2010
2 mins

Charles Hill’s Fake Study of George Schultz (Book Review)

What Politics Does to History By Jim Sleeper | TPMCafe  | August 13, 2010 Foreign Policy has just posted one of the more difficult and damning re

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August 5, 2010
2 mins

Conspiracies and the Mass Psychology of Partial Disclosure (Book Review)

The Transparent Conspiracy by Michael D. Morrissey: A Review The Mass Psychology of Partial Disclosure The Transparent Conspiracy is a collection o

August 4, 2010
2 mins

Berman’s “Flight of the Intellectuals”: The Lastest Quack ‘Conservative’ History of ‘Islamo-Fascism’ Intended to Divert Attention from America’s Own Fascist Governance and Inflate Justifications for War

Mark Lynch in Foreign Affairs:  " ... Many of the valuable debates that The Flight of the Intellectuals could have sparked are drowned out

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July 30, 2010
2 mins

Roots of the Holocaust: Drawing a Line from Africa to Auschwitz

ROBERT GERWARTH Irish Times | July 31, 2010 "... In their new book, The Kaiser’s Holocaust, David Olusoga and Casper Erichsen offer a passiona

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July 27, 2010
2 mins

The Publicist: Henry Luce, Time Inc., and “The American Century” (Book Review)

Editor's caveat: Henry Luce was an American fascist from the Hitler-financing Morgan syndicate, and after the creation of the CIA in 1947, a ranking

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July 4, 2010
2 mins

Putzi Hanfstaengl on Adolf Hitler (Nov. 1957 Time Magazine Book Review)

Time Magazine | Nov. 11, 1957 UNHEARD WITNESS (317 pp.)—Ernst Hanfstaengl—Lippincott ($4.95) Schicklgruber just laughed when Hanfstaengl sat dow

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June 26, 2010
2 mins

Operation Paperclip, Otto Skorzeny & the Murder of Big Band Leader Glenn Miller (Book Review)

"... Known as Operation Paperclip this was one of the most daring operations of the war. ... The man who ran the team of rocket scientists was Gene

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June 16, 2010
2 mins

Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming (Book Review)

" ... Scientists and others concerned with the environment began debating the value of nuclear weapons. The tobacco industry recruited several scient

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June 1, 2010
2 mins

'Mr. Big': A Knight of Malta was the Core of Corruption at the Port of NY Depicted in the Film 'On the Waterfront' (Book Review)

"... Throughout the struggle, his theme was the presence of 'Christ on the waterfront,' being exploited along with his fellow workingmen. His protec

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May 23, 2010
2 mins

Stephen Ambrose's Falsifications of the Rosenberg Execution

By Lori Clune | History Channel | 5-17-10 Lori Clune is a lecturer in history at CSU Fresno and a PhD candidate at UC Davis. Her dissertation is entit

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May 23, 2010
2 mins

‘Hellhound on his Trail’ – Another Fake Book about the Murder of Martin Luther King

From: Hampton Sides," a Wikipedia bio: Hampton Sides (born 1962) is an American historian and magazine journalist. He is the author of Hellhound on Hi

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May 13, 2010
2 mins

Operation Mincemeat (Book Review)

Details Release Date: May 4, 2010 Writer: Ben Macintyre; Genres: Historical, Nonfiction; Publisher: Harmony Books Ben Macintyre follows 2007's Agen

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May 10, 2010
2 mins

Author Peter Carey Bemoans U.S. Tea Party Boom (Book Review)

"'When a dominant provider of information -- I mean Fox particularly -- acts not as news but as propaganda for extremists, aberrations like the Tea P

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May 7, 2010
2 mins

The Jewish Question: Martin Heidegger (NYT Book Review)

By Adan Kirsch New York Times | April 29, 2010 It may seem surprising that so many books continue to be written debating Martin Heidegger’s Nazi

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April 22, 2010
2 mins

UK: Trautmann's Journey - From Hitler Youth to FA Cup Legend, by Catrine Clay (Book Review)

By James Lawton | The Independent | 23 April 2010 Football lovers need to be warned. They may have a problem with Catrine Clay's Trautmann's Journey,

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April 19, 2010
2 mins

Heidegger and Being and Time Among the Nazis (Book Review)

 " ... Heidegger was not a philosopher who for a time became a Nazi; he was a philosopher of Nazism. His adherence to it was not an error but a natu

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April 15, 2010
2 mins

Are 100 Deaths in U.S. Custody Meaningless to Marc Thiessen? (Book Review)

By Renée Schomp huffingtonpost.com | April 15, 2010 Yesterday in the National Review Online, Marc Thiessen attempted to repudiate New Yorker jou

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April 11, 2010
2 mins

1) On the Trail of the D.C. Sniper: Fear and the Media 2) Location, Location, Location Affected the Media in the D.C. Sniper Case (Book Reviews)

Jack R. Censer with the assistance of William Miller 248 pages, b&w illustrations, 1 map Cloth 978-0-8139-2894-4 • $29.95 Listen to a feature o

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April 7, 2010
2 mins

The Nazi Sympathizers Who Ran American Universities (Book Review)

"... Norwood, a serious historian who co-edited The Encyclopedia of American Jewish History, is anything but hysterical. The examples cited by Norwood

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March 27, 2010
2 mins

The Woman Who Shot Mussolini, by Frances Stonor Saunders (Book Review)

The history of an Irishwoman's attempt to assassinate the Duce is a fine study of Italian fascism, says Ian Thomson Ian Thomson | The Observer | 28 M