Displaying all articles tagged:

Communists!

  1. The FBI Releases Its File on Mike WallaceWhat secrets were revealed?
  2. communists!
    Fox News: The Muppets Are Brainwashing Your Kids Against Capitalism“What they’re telling your kids is what they told them in The Matrix: that mankind is a virus on poor old Mother Earth.”
  3. Booze News
    FreeMyDrink Invokes Red Scare Tactics to Combat the LCBThe debate gets pushed into realms of absurdity.
  4. The Air Force Didn’t Promote Alvin Greene Because He Wasn’t Communist EnoughOr: terrorist-y enough. Either one.
  5. Cops Plead, Naomi Cleans • The three cops indicted in the 50-shot shooting of Sean Bell pleaded not guilty yesterday. They have quite a bit to deny, too: The charges could get two of them 25 years in prison. [NYT] • Yesterday’s antiwar rally in the financial district brought a whopping 44 arrests for disorderly conduct. Considering the event involved a total of 70 people — in organizers’ estimation! — that’s quite a percentage. [amNY] • Naomi Campbell started her community-service sentence yesterday, in a ritual that, once we’ve seen Boy George wield a broom, has become a kind of routine (if bizarre) photo op. The News lists the details of her work attire for the curious. [NYDN] • Coming soon to NYU: the treasure trove of the Communist Party of America. Marvel at Joe Hill’s rhyming will, Lenin buttons, and “smuggled directives from Moscow”! [NYT] • And the Health Department is still on its rat-fueled, restaurant-shuttering rampage; the latest victim of the new zeal is Brasserie LCB on 55th Street, where the French owner says the inspectors “acted like the Gestapo.” So he didn’t mind closing, then? [NYP]