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Revolutionaries for the RightAnticommunist Internationalism and Paramilitary Warfare in the Cold War$
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Kyle Burke

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9781469640730

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: January 2019

DOI: 10.5149/northcarolina/9781469640730.001.0001

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The Flames of Anticommunist Revolution

The Flames of Anticommunist Revolution

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(p.12) 1 The Flames of Anticommunist Revolution
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Revolutionaries for the Right
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Kyle Burke

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University of North Carolina Press
DOI:10.5149/northcarolina/9781469640730.003.0002

The anticommunist international emerged in the early years of the Cold War. As many right-leaning movements around the world grew dissatisfied with the US government and its response to the apparently rising tide of communism, they sought common cause with each other. In the United States, activist Marvin Liebman, an erstwhile socialist turned fierce anticommunist, labored tirelessly to link the burgeoning US conservative movement to new allies abroad. Journeying through Asia, Latin America, and elsewhere, Liebman bonded with an array of right-wing groups, especially the Asian People’s Anti-Communist League and the Anti-Bolshevik Bloc of Nations. Through these connections, leading US conservatives grew convinced that homegrown forces—especially paramilitaries they called “freedom fighters”—were in the vanguard of an unfolding international revolution.

Keywords:   Asian People’s Anti-Communist League, Anti-Bolshevik Bloc of Nations, Marvin Liebman, William F. Buckley, Yaroslav Stetsko, Ku Chen Kang, Jorge Prieto Laurens, China Lobby, Walter Judd

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