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The Liberal Smoke Screen

William E, Leuchtenburg: In the Shadow of FDR: From Harry Truman to Ronald Reagan; Cornell University Press; Ithaca, NY.

John Kenneth Galbraith: The Anatomy of Power; Houghton Mifflin Company; Boston.

When Ronald Reagan assumed the Presidency, he was

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Notables – Of Socialism and Sentimentality

“Socialism,” wrote Dostoevsky in The Possessed, “spreads among us chiefly because of sentimentality.” He was, of course, writing about upper-middle­ class, 19th-century Russian society, but a reading of Tmubled Journey: From Pearl Harbor to Ronald Reagan (Hill and Wang; New