Remembering a “Massacre” That Never Happened


Deir Yassin Remembered is a nonprofit organization that condemns Israeli “apartheid” and asserts, falsely, that in April 1948 Jews engaged in the “systematic murder” of innocent civilians in Deir Yassin, a Palestinian-Arab village near Jerusalem.  

Communist Quest for “Peace”


The U.S. Peace Council was originally launched as a Soviet front, for the purpose of blaming American “war-mongering” for all the tensions of the Cold War.

Raising a New Generation of Anti-Americans


Teaching For Change co-sponsors an education project modeled on the writings of the late Howard Zinn’s People’s History of the United States, a Marxist tract that describes America as a predatory, repressive, racist nation.

Hating America, in the Name of God


Pax Christi USA views the United States as a nation that scapegoats Muslims and nonwhite immigrants, a land of inequitable wealth distribution, and a snake pit of “systemic racism” and “white skin privilege.”

Bye Bye, Barney


After three decades in Congress, Rep. Barney Frank, the very embodiment of modern leftism, has announced that he will retire after completing his current term.

Rejecting Capitalism, on Religious Grounds


The Catholic Worker Movement condemns capitalism for “pitting owners against workers,” “widening the gap between rich and poor,” and infecting the human heart with “spiritual destitution.”

A Dubious Definition of “Righteous Jews”


Founded by a former professor who portrays Israel as “a racist, apartheid state,” the website praises Jews who believe that Palestinians are being “humiliated, tortured, and murdered in the name of political Zionism.”

More Labor-Union Socialism


With his deep socialist ties, United Steelworkers president Leo Gerard is delighted to be called the “No. 1 scourge of free traders.”

The Man Who Called “Occupy Wall Street” into Being


Sixty-nine-year-old Kalle Lasn, a lifelong “student of revolution,” issued the initial call for the OWS protests in an effort to topple “the current monster” of capitalism, on the theory that America was “ripe” for a mass uprising rooted in “despondency” and sustained by “rage.”

The Guru of “Occupy Wall Street”


The legendary community organizer Lisa Fithian has long operated in the world of anarchists, antiwar protesters, and union thugs. Thus she feels right at home in her current role as OWS’s leading street-level organizer.