By Joseph Farah
Posted: February 11, 2010 ~ 1:00 am Eastern
Back in the 1950s, the Communist Party USA was on the ropes.
Most Americans understood the threat posed by a totalitarian, foreign-directed organization hell-bent on destroying their way of life from within.
But then the Communists got a brilliant idea. They launched a campaign against anti-communism.
Anyone who spoke out against the party was derided as a "red-baiter." They "saw Communists under every bed." They were delusional.
Fellow travelers and useful idiots were recruited into the campaign against anti-communism. Soon, it became less popular and less "cool" to be an anti-communist than to be a card-carrying member of Josef Stalin's subversive operation "inside the belly of the beast."
Why am I reliving this history?
Because the very same kind of drill is being run today against another righteous American cause – the deep and visceral concerns that Barack Obama has never been held to prove his constitutional eligibility for the highest office in the land.
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