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First Thoughts on the Announcement of the Death of Bernard Fall

Biographies

08/08/2014Journals
Like many who came to political consciousness during the second world war, Bernard Fall possessed a sixth sense about political issues. But in the case of Fall this sense was enriched by his seizing upon an active political role — as a young guerrilla in the French Forces of the Interior...

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A Bernard Fall Retrospective

BiographiesWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

08/08/2014Journals
On February 21, 1967, while on patrol with US Marines north of Hue, in South Vietnam, Bernard Fall, distinguished French-born expert on Vietnam and a professor at Howard University, was killed by a land-mine. Left and Right here presents reviews of Fall's last two works, recently published, on...

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A Vietnam Bibliography

EducationWar and Foreign Policy

08/08/2014Journals
A bibliography compiled by Marvin E. Gettleman consisting of 105 works related to Vietnam. Volume 3, Number 3 (Spring-Autumn 1967)

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The Power Elite Revisited

Monetary TheoryPolitical Theory

08/08/2014Journals
The revolutionary spirit of C. Wright Mills remains to be recaptured. From his major living disciple, Irving Horowitz, I have received a prolific collection of articles and papers that attempt to clarify the ideas and sources upon which Mills's analysis of American society was based. But...

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Democracy And The Formation Of Foreign Policy: The Case of F.D.R. and America's Entry into World War II

World HistoryPolitical Theory

08/08/2014Journals
Discussion about the methods used by Franklin D. Roosevelt to bring the United States into World War II is not new. The dominant group of American historians have defended Roosevelt's actions as those forced upon the president by the course of Axis aggression. A smaller group of revisionist...

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War Guilt in the Middle East

Other Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

08/08/2014Journals
The trouble with sectarians, whether they be libertarians, Marxists, or world-governmentalists, is that they tend to rest content with the root cause of any problem, and never bother themselves with the more detailed or proximate causes. The best, and almost ludicrous, example of blind,...

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On Desecrating the Flag

08/07/2014Journals
The Congress of the United States, in its wisdom, has now moved to make a federal offense out of "desecrating the flag". No doubt the great bulk of those who fought for, and voted for, this law, believe themselves to be devoted Christians and champions of the rights of private property...

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The Black Revolution

EducationInterventionism

08/07/2014Journals
Bewildered white Liberals are wont to ask: "What do you people want?" Some newsmen recently asked virtually this same question of H. Rap Brown, fiery young leader of SNCC and the Black Power movement. Rap replied: "I want Lyndon Johnson to resign and go to Vietnam and fight —...

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Ernesto Che Guevara, RIP

Biographies

08/07/2014Journals
Che is dead, and we all mourn him. Why? How is it that so many libertarians mourn this man; how is it that we just received a letter from a brilliant young libertarian, a former objectivist and Birchite, which said, in part: "if they did finally get Che ... I am sure that his memory will live...

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Probability and the Synthetic A Priori: A Reply to Block

Philosophy and Methodology

08/07/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Contrary to Block, the synthetic a priori has little to do with our dispute. My critique of the Austrians is not that their methods are “unscientific,” but that their most distinctive positions are false or overstated...
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