Several days ago one of a group
of LaRouche "activists" approached me near where I work, near
Government Center in Boston. I said something like "he's a government agent, we
kicked him out of the anti-war movement decades ago". His answer (apparently a
stock phrase): "what drugs are you on?"
Today, at the State St Orange Line station (Boston MBTA) I found a LaRouche
"magazine" lying about. I was curious about what this lunatic was up
to, decades after we kicked his "Labor Committee" out of SDS and his followers
became police agents for the NH State Police during the Clamshell Alliance
demonstrations at Seabroke.
He's still a lunatic, and now he has groups
of LaRouche Youth Movement lunatics all over the place (although it would
be hard to imagine that anyone with half a brain would buy into
The tract was a reprint of an "international
webcast" from January 11, 2007, predicting that "they" (his followers) had
3 months to get Congress to put the Federal Reserve System into receivership
(bankruptcy) or (his followers) will go straight to hell.
I am not making this up. It's on page 12 of the
The central theme of the tract is that we need a
whole crop of new nuclear plants to solve the energy and water crisis. You see,
you need nuclear plants to produce electricity to desalinate the ocean.
The cover page is a beautiful, glossy photo of what I assume is to be the
model plant. Three Mile Island.
Most of the rest of the tract is about impeaching
Cheney before he gets us into another war. Assumedly he'd be better at building
those needed nuclear plants (at Bectel) than at war-mongering.
There was, however, most of a page on how Dr. Spock
turned baby-boomers into monsters.
People on the subway must have wondered what I was
giggling about. And I'm wondering what drugs his LaRouche Loonies are