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Dear Mr. Chambers,

Dear Mr. Chambers,

I am, regrettably, writing to you 57 years too late. I don’t claim membership in the literate generation before me. All I said was, “Ah, I think I recognize his name”; however, I was fortunate enough to be introduced to you by a close friend. 980 more words

An Untold Story

If you’ve been following this blog, you know that I’ve been reading Whittaker Chambers’ book, Witness.

It’s an autobiographical book; the story of his journey into and out of Communism and his consequent ordeal as a witness for the government against Communist subversion.  1,140 more words

Poetry

Suing the NY Times - All The Lies That Fit

George Will had a good review of Sam Tanenhaus’ Whittaker Chambers biography. It is a marvelous book. I had respect for Tanenhaus, until I got to know him. 300 more words