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Wednesday, June 15, 2005

Liberals Really Were Spying for the Soviets

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Despite charges of witch hunts and ideological persecution, American liberals were guilty of treason.  That’s not covered by the First Amendment’s guarantee of freedom to worship as one pleases, including the secular religion of socialism.  It’s one thing to express one’s beliefs, but quite another to conceal one’s ideological faith and follow its directives to harm the United States.

To this day, liberals, particularly the Hollywood variety from the 1930s and 40s, either insist that they did not do what in fact they did, or they proclaim their actions as if they were worthy of praise.

Gwynnie, in MaggiesFarm website, reminds us about the Venona Project, with this opening paragraph:

In Ann Coulter?s column ?Dare Call It Treason? of June 25, 2003, she wrote, ?The myth of ‘McCarthyism’ is the greatest Orwellian fraud of our times. ?Liberals are fanatical liars, then as now. The portrayal of Sen. Joe McCarthy as a wild-eyed demagogue destroying innocent lives is sheer liberal hobgoblinism. ?Liberals weren’t hiding under the bed during the McCarthy era. ?They were systematically undermining the nation’s ability to defend itself, while waging a bellicose campaign of lies to blacken McCarthy’s name. ?Liberals denounced McCarthy because they were afraid of getting caught, so they fought back like animals to hide their own collaboration with a regime as evil as the Nazis. ?As Whittaker Chambers said: ?Innocence seldom utters outraged shrieks. Guilt does.?

Read the whole piece at http://maggiesfarm.anotherdotcom.com/archives/812-.html#extended .

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