July 5, 2007
Adjunct Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute
in a lively conversation
Old Threats and New Threats from the Left
Ronald Radosh is an Adjunct Senior Fellow at the Hudson
Institute's Washington, D.C. Headquarters.
He's recently had articles in TNR.com and The New York Sun explaining why myths of the old left live on in
New York City.
The book he's working on is about Harry S. Truman, the creation of Israel, and
U.S. foreign policy.
President Bush appointed him to the Public Interest Declassification Board for a three year term.
His areas of expertise are American politics today, the left in present day America, and Castro/Cuba.
He's the author, co-author or editor of fourteen books, including
Red Star Over Hollywood: The Film Colony's Long Romance with the
Left, which he wrote with his wife. His memoir is Commies: A Journey Through the Old Left, the New Left, and the Leftover
Among his other books are Spain Betrayed: The Soviet Union in the Spanish Civil
War (with Mary Habeck); The Rosenberg File (with Joyce Milton);
Divided They Fell: The Demise of the Democratic Party,
1964-1996; and The Amerasia Spy Case: Prelude to
McCarthyism (with Harvey Klehr).
His articles have appeared in such publications as Partisan
Review, The New Republic, The New Criterion,
The New York Times, Times Literary Supplement,
The Journal of American History, The Wall Street Journal and
The Weekly Standard.
Radosh has served as a Senior Research Associate, the Center for Communitarian Studies at George Washington University; as Professor of History in The Graduate Faculty, City University of New York; Research Director for the United States Information Agency, and as Associate Director of the Office of the President, the American Federation of Teachers.
He previously spoke at
Junto in July 2006.
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location, and other features of the meeting see the July