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.
John Dos Passos saw the "right"
To: agere_contra; shrinkermd
And Christopher Hitchens seems to be in transition.
posted on 02/05/2007 6:35:04 AM PST
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.
posted on 02/05/2007 6:41:53 AM PST
To: agere_contra; Puddleglum; expatpat; Mr.Smorch
posted on 02/22/2007 4:43:32 AM PST
(Guns themselves are fairly robust; their chief enemies are rust and politicians) (NRA)
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