As a historian of modern Germany, I find it depressing that West’s nonsense finds some fans.
In a previous post I mentioned Jennifer Delton’s summary of the prevailing view of professors dealing with the Cold War who teach that America was the villain. Sympathy for our enemies is the standard progressive posture — which is why they get so hysterical whenever the word “patriotism” is mentioned. Delton’s article is in fact [...]
Ron Radosh Throws Down the Gauntlet with Neo-Communist Propagandist and Stone-Collaborator Peter Kuznick
Historian Ron Radosh’s comment on the History News Network’s interview with Oliver Stone ally Peter Kuznick was just a tasty appetizer. Today he serves up the main course at his blog.
Radosh loads up our plate with plenty of arguments in contrast to the buffet of lies that Kuznick and Stone are preparing to stuff [...]
Beck knows America. He understands our great nation better than most, but he does not know very much about Europe. This occurred to me today when he called Geert Wilders a fascist, which, he explained, was the same as “far right” in the European context. What Glenn Beck fails to understand is [...]
In January NewsReal Blog ran several posts challenging Marxist filmmaker Oliver Stone’s upcoming documentary series “The Secret History of America”:
Oliver Stone : A Series of Unfortunate Holocaust Denials
Anti-Semitism Chic: Oliver Stone and Hitler’s Bankers
Mark Tapson’s three-part series:
The Good, the Bad, and Oliver Stone, Part 1: Natural Born Killers
The Good, the Bad and Oliver [...]
The objective of the Zinnians, the Neo-Communists of today, and the Old Left Communists of 70 years ago is identical and summarized in this image.
The death of Howard Zinn has brought the neo-Communists out of the woodwork, the latest example being Scott McLemee’s tribute to Zinn (and casual smearing of anti-Comunists like Ron Radosh) in [...]
Last week the director Oliver Stone caused quite a stir when, in describing his new Showtime mini-series, “A Secret History of America,” he declared that Adolf Hitler was an “easy scapegoat throughout history… [who]‘s been used cheaply.” “We can’t judge people as only ‘bad’ or ‘good,’” Stone continued. Even Hitler was “the product of a […]