John Birch Society

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Canon City Daily Record
The battle for Arizona: Clinton, Trump in surprisingly tight racethis rock-ribbed Republican suburb east of Phoenix, you can stroll inside an in
The battle for Arizona: Clinton, Trump in surprisingly tight race
Canon City Daily Record / Posted yesterday
this rock-ribbed Republican suburb east of Phoenix, you can stroll inside an inflatable Independence Hall, grab the latest John Birch Society magazine and chat with people like Sharolyn Wilkinson who always support their party's presidential... Read more
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The Mercury News
The battle for Arizona: Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump in surprisingly tight racethis rock-ribbed Republican suburb east of Phoenix, you can stroll inside an in
The battle for Arizona: Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump in surprisingly tight race
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
this rock-ribbed Republican suburb east of Phoenix, you can stroll inside an inflatable Independence Hall, grab the latest John Birch Society magazine and chat with people like Sharolyn Wilkinson who always support their party’s presidential... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Why the GOP will survive after Donald TrumpFor generations, Republicans have successfully channeled the energy of right-wi
Why the GOP will survive after Donald Trump
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
For generations, Republicans have successfully channeled the energy of right-wing populist constituencies — from the John Birch Society and southern opponents of civil rights to the Religious Right and the Tea Party — into voting and... Read more
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York Daily Record
Political climate puts John Birch Society back in focusbrushed aside as a footnote of Cold War history. But not so fast, say leaders
Political climate puts John Birch Society back in focus
York Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
brushed aside as a footnote of Cold War history. But not so fast, say leaders of the Wisconsin-based ultra-conservative John Birch Society, who claim they are still very much alive, still active and, despite what they call decades of smear... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Political climate puts John Birch Society back in focusbrushed aside as a footnote of Cold War history. But not so fast, say leaders
Political climate puts John Birch Society back in focus
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
brushed aside as a footnote of Cold War history. But not so fast, say leaders of the Wisconsin-based ultra-conservative John Birch Society, who claim they are still very much alive, still active and, despite what they call decades of smear... Read more
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Daily Journal
Political climate puts John Birch Society back in focusbrushed aside as a footnote of Cold War history. But not so fast, say leaders
Political climate puts John Birch Society back in focus
Daily Journal / Posted 9 days ago
brushed aside as a footnote of Cold War history. But not so fast, say leaders of the Wisconsin-based ultra-conservative John Birch Society, who claim they are still very much alive, still active and, despite what they call decades of smear... Read more
6 related stories
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The Clarion-Ledger
Political climate puts John Birch Society back in focusbrushed aside as a footnote of Cold War history. But not so fast, say leaders
Political climate puts John Birch Society back in focus
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 9 days ago
brushed aside as a footnote of Cold War history. But not so fast, say leaders of the Wisconsin-based ultra-conservative John Birch Society, who claim they are still very much alive, still active and, despite what they call decades of smear... Read more
6 related stories
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Daily Record
Political climate puts John Birch Society back in focusbrushed aside as a footnote of Cold War history. But not so fast, say leaders
Political climate puts John Birch Society back in focus
Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
brushed aside as a footnote of Cold War history. But not so fast, say leaders of the Wisconsin-based ultra-conservative John Birch Society, who claim they are still very much alive, still active and, despite what they call decades of smear... Read more
6 related stories
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Political climate puts John Birch Society back in focusbrushed aside as a footnote of Cold War history. But not so fast, say leaders
Political climate puts John Birch Society back in focus
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
brushed aside as a footnote of Cold War history. But not so fast, say leaders of the Wisconsin-based ultra-conservative John Birch Society, who claim they are still very much alive, still active and, despite what they call decades of smear... Read more
6 related stories
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The Arizona Republic
Political climate puts John Birch Society back in focusbrushed aside as a footnote of Cold War history. But not so fast, say leaders
Political climate puts John Birch Society back in focus
The Arizona Republic / Posted 9 days ago
brushed aside as a footnote of Cold War history. But not so fast, say leaders of the Wisconsin-based ultra-conservative John Birch Society, who claim they are still very much alive, still active and, despite what they call decades of smear... Read more
6 related stories
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The Arizona Republic
Lawsuit accuses Arizona charter schools of teaching history with religious slantphilosophies."What does the lawsuit allege? The work of Skousen, a conservativ
Lawsuit accuses Arizona charter schools of teaching history with religious slant
The Arizona Republic / Posted 10 days ago
philosophies."What does the lawsuit allege? The work of Skousen, a conservative author, faith-based political theorist and John Birch Society member who died in 2006, is often cited by the "tea party" movement. Two of Skousen's books, "The 5,000... Read more
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Op-Ed News
John Birch Society Ascendant in Trump's Speech to Evangelical ChristiansRockefeller, with a mighty assist from a rising faction of right-wing ideologue
John Birch Society Ascendant in Trump's Speech to Evangelical Christians
Op-Ed News / Posted 16 days ago
Rockefeller, with a mighty assist from a rising faction of right-wing ideologues, and the fear-mongering organizers of the John Birch Society. Today, after years of exile for its extremist teachings and opposition to civil rights legislation, John... Read more
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Crosscut
Is this the worst election ever?the founders and enthusiasts of numerous right-wing groups that popped up after
Is this the worst election ever?
Crosscut / Posted 19 days ago
the founders and enthusiasts of numerous right-wing groups that popped up after Hitler’s defeat: the Posse Comitatus, the John Birch Society and the Aryan Nations. Pelley drew less than 2,000 votes in a single state in 1936. He was investigated... Read more
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Raw Story
Trump campaign CEO and manager part of secret ‘extremist’ right-wing group: SPLCas a dangerous group of rapists and disease-carriers, engage in the kind of wil
Trump campaign CEO and manager part of secret ‘extremist’ right-wing group: SPLC
Raw Story / Posted 26 days ago
as a dangerous group of rapists and disease-carriers, engage in the kind of wild-eyed conspiracy theorizing for which the John Birch Society is famous, and even suggest that certain people should be stoned to death in line with Old Testament law,”... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
In denouncing alt-right, Hillary Clinton does what conservatives have notare eager to keep clear? In the 1960s, the fledgling conservative movement was
In denouncing alt-right, Hillary Clinton does what conservatives have not
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
are eager to keep clear? In the 1960s, the fledgling conservative movement was faced with a similar dilemma. The John Birch Society was a paranoid outfit dedicated to the theory that the U.S. government was controlled by communists. It... Read more
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Al.com
Alt-Right is a political threat, not a keyboard instructionbut the presidential frontrunner doesn't usually dedicate a speech to dealing w
Alt-Right is a political threat, not a keyboard instruction
Al.com / Posted 26 days ago
but the presidential frontrunner doesn't usually dedicate a speech to dealing with them. In case you missed it, the John Birch Society, the Lyndon LaRouche movement or even the Westboro Baptist Church don't drive our political discourse.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
George H.W. Bush: A new family dynasty founded in Houstontook over as chairman of the Harris County Republican Party. Building the party
George H.W. Bush: A new family dynasty founded in Houston
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
took over as chairman of the Harris County Republican Party. Building the party sometimes meant accommodating hard-right John Birch Society members whose beliefs didn't necessarily align with the Bush family's old-line Republican thinking. Bush's... Read more
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Daily Maverick
US 2016: Is America being Trumped by the alt-right?territory, think of that alt.right movement as having its antecedents in the pa
US 2016: Is America being Trumped by the alt-right?
Daily Maverick / Posted 28 days ago
territory, think of that alt.right movement as having its antecedents in the paranoid right that was part and parcel of the John Birch Society and the Goldwater campaign of 1964, but modified most recently by the Tea Party movement, white... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Robin Hood -- Saint - King -- Trumpoccupy all voting booths. Merely labeling anti-American negatives like, Alt-Ri
Robin Hood -- Saint - King -- Trump
Op-Ed News / Posted 28 days ago
occupy all voting booths. Merely labeling anti-American negatives like, Alt-Right, Citizens United, David Duke, The John Birch Society, Klu Klux Klan late in life penitents -- West Virginia Senator Robert C. Byrd and Alabama Governor George... Read more
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The News & Observer
Hysteria, conspiracies, taunts of treason: Our perpetual paranoiaThe piece was a reaction to the anti-Communist hysteria and nativist sentiments
Hysteria, conspiracies, taunts of treason: Our perpetual paranoia
The News & Observer / Posted 30 days ago
The piece was a reaction to the anti-Communist hysteria and nativist sentiments expressed by Sen. Joseph McCarthy, the John Birch Society and some supporters of Republican presidential candidate Barry Goldwater – the tea party crowd of its day.... Read more

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