Ron Capshaw is a writer living in Midlothian, Va.
There was more than just patriotic vengeance motivating the man who killed Kennedy’s assassin
For the crime of acknowledging Jewish identity, the committee’s members were killed in a Stalinist pogrom
For American oilman Torkild Rieber, helping the Nazis was even more important than profit
Politically intolerant and prone to violence, he was nonetheless a major influence on science fiction and horror writing in the 20th century
Despite conspiracy theories claiming the contrary, RFK’s killer, Sirhan Sirhan, was a martyr for the anti-Israel cause
Robert Warshow, born 100 years ago and dead at 37, saw through Stalinist communism’s false American promises
On his 98th birthday, the sad story of one writer’s struggle with the bullying from within his own political party
What happened when Kenneth Fearing’s Communist sympathies came up against his ideas about art?
Crime writer Ed Lacy died 45 years ago. Few knew he was also a New Yorker contributor and communist darling.
Arthur Miller wrote communist theater criticism under the pseudonym Matt Wayne. The discovery may realign views of his life and politics.