Tag: Saul Alinsky


Behind the Saul Alinsky Smear

Chicago community organizer Saul Alinsky

In demonizing the long-dead Saul Alinsky, Newt Gingrich is exploiting ignorance about the Chicago community organizer while blowing a dog whistle for some bigots on the Right over the “foreign-sounding” Russian-Jewish name. He’s also got his history wrong, as Bill…