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Glenn Beck's Attacks on Frances Fox Piven Trigger Death Threats

Peter Dreier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Peter Dreier

For two years Beck has targeted the political science professor as a Marxist Machiavelli whose writings constitute a manifesto for a radical revolution. But in recent months Beck has escalated his hate even further.

The Right's Conspiracy Theory Attack on Frances Fox Piven

Peter Dreier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Peter Dreier

Frances Fox Piven was committed to combining scholarship and activism. Not surprisingly, conservatives have been attacking her ideas for decades. But the demonization of her by the extreme Right has escalated since Obama's election.