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To: shrinkermd

In much the same way, I guess, Whittaker Chambers was a socialist and devout Marxist before he saw the light. It would be interesting to make a list of disillusioned left-wingers.


2 posted on 02/05/2007 6:24:30 AM PST by agere_contra
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To: agere_contra

John Dos Passos saw the "right"


3 posted on 02/05/2007 6:25:30 AM PST by Puddleglum
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To: agere_contra; shrinkermd

And Christopher Hitchens seems to be in transition.


8 posted on 02/05/2007 6:35:04 AM PST by expatpat
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To: agere_contra; All
Eric Blair was mugged by reality when, as an insousciant liberal, he went to Spain during the War to impose soviet communisism on the back's of the Spanish people. It was here that he learned the dirty little secret about the left's beloved worker's paradise, the Soviet Union.

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10 posted on 02/05/2007 6:41:53 AM PST by AdvisorB
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To: agere_contra; Puddleglum; expatpat; Mr.Smorch

I'm surprised no one has mentioned David Horowitz, to provide a very contemporaneous example. He's such a good resource for conservatives.

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28 posted on 02/22/2007 4:43:32 AM PST by FreedomPoster (Guns themselves are fairly robust; their chief enemies are rust and politicians) (NRA)
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