(from "The Socialist Brain of a Liberal Democrat" at thepeoplescube.com)
Ridicule is man's most potent weapon - Saul Alinsky
• Summary of Saul Alinsky's 'Rules for Radicals'
• Rules for Radicals at amazon.com
Historian Rafael Medoff says Franklin Delano Roosevelt failed to take relatively simple measures that would have saved significant numbers of Jews during the Holocaust, because his vision for America only encompassed having a small number of Jews.(full story "FDR failed to save more Jews during Holocaust because of his ‘vision of what America should look like’" at dailycaller.com)
“In his private, unguarded moments, FDR repeatedly made unfriendly remarks about Jews, especially his belief that Jews were overrepresented in many professions and exercised too much influence and control on society,” Medoff told The Daily Caller in an email about his new book, “FDR and the Holocaust: A Breach of Faith.”
“This prejudice helped shape his overall vision of what America should look like — and it was a vision with room for only a small number of Jews who, he said, should be ‘spread out thin.’
Class struggle(in Marxist ideology) the conflict of interests between the workers and the ruling class in a capitalist society, regarded as inevitably violent.
"Oh [Muslim] brothers, the nation that excels in the death industry, and knows how to die a noble [death], Allah grants it a precious life in this world and eternal bliss in the Afterlife. The only weakness that shall humiliate us is the love of this world and hating death. Therefore we have prepared your souls for great action, strive for death - and life will be given to you."-- From Palwatch translation of The Muslim Brotherhood handbook.
Yugoslav leader Josip "Tito" Broz signs an agreement with the USSR to allow "temporary entry of Soviet troops into Yugoslav territory." (1945)
Ethel and Julius Rosenberg are sentenced to death for performing espionage for the Soviet Union (1951)
Fidel Castro declares himself at war with the President of Cuba (1956)
In India, Communists win the first elections in united Kerala and E.M.S. Namboodiripad is sworn in as the first chief minister (1957)
Massive antiwar demonstrations occur in many U.S. cities (1969)
d: Georges Danton (1794), Karl Otto Koch (1945), Ain-Ervin Mere (1969), Abe Fortas (1982), Allen Ginsberg (1997)