Daniel J. Flynn

Daniel J. Flynn is the author of Cult City: Jim Jones, Harvey Milk, and 10 Days That Shook San Francisco.

Politics & Policy

PBS Silences the NFL

The two-hour League of Denial: The NFL’s Concussion Crisis really puts the BS in PBS. By opening with Faces of Death–style morgue photos of Steelers great Mike Webster, and relying on ...
Politics & Policy

America’s Racist Left

If Barack Obama becomes America’s first black president, he will fit nicely into a radical narrative that places leftists always and everywhere combating bigotry, shattering stereotypes, and advancing race relations. ...
Politics & Policy

Saddam’s Useful Idiots

Fresh allegations that Iraqi intelligence funded the prewar propaganda trip to Saddam Hussein’s Iraq by U.S. Representatives Jim McDermott, David Bonior, and Mike Thompson should not surprise anyone familiar with ...
Politics & Policy

Move On Already

According to protesters of George W. Bush’s second inauguration, Chief Justice William Rehnquist should have been swearing in John Kerry as America’s 44th president on Thursday. ”I think they stole Ohio,” ...
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Sore Losers

This weekend, while antiwar activists outside the White House denounced the “terrorists,” “war criminals,” and “torturers” in the Bush administration, attention quickly shifted to one of George W. Bush’s predecessors. ...