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case of the legless veteran

James Kutcher

case of the legless veteran

by James Kutcher

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Published by New Park Publications, American distributors, Pioneer Publishers in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kutcher, James,
  • Internal security -- United States

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    StatementJames Kutcher.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination178 p. ;
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17138024M
    OCLC/WorldCa4087111

    In addition to The Case of the Legless Veteran and the books on the Smith Act case, I recommend reading Notebook of an Agitator: From the Wobblies to the Fight against the Korean War and McCarthyism (paperback), which has extensive material on defense cases, some important articles on McCarthyism, and mush more.4/5(2). Read the new book on the oath and the Kutcher case: Robert Justin Goldstein, Discrediting the Red Scare: The Cold War Trials of James Kutcher, “The Legless Veteran” () Read Kutcher’s own story: James Kutcher, The Case of the Legless Veteran () Learn more about the Cold War: Ellen Schrecker, Many Are the Crimes: McCarthyism in.

    Discrediting the Red Scare: The Cold War Trials of James Kutcher, "the Legless Veteran": Goldstein, Robert Justin: : Libros4/5(2). The specific reasons for his conversion to Socialism and then to Trotskyism do not emerge clearly in his autobiography, The Case of the Legless Veteran. But it seems highly improbable that they were ideological; neither in his book, nor in his recorded testimony before any of the hearing boards he has faced in recent years, does Kutcher give.

    In his own book, The Case of the Legless Veteran, -- which could not find an American book publisher other than SWP's Monad/Pathfinder Press and later a documentary film -- . Synopsis. James Kutcher lost both legs fighting in World War II. Kutcher was a member of the Socialist Workers Party, and during the McCarthy era, the United States government attempted to stop his disability pension.


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"The case of James Kutcher, the "legless veteran," is all but forgotten today, but it deserves to be a reminder of the mass hysteria that overtook the country during the Red Scare of the s and s. Robert Goldstein's prodigious research and careful analysis do not hide the anger that he and we should feel about this case.4/5(2).

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Politics. The Legless Veteran. James Kutcher. Before resuming the story of my job fight, I must relate another episode which for a few weeks overshadowed the job issue but probably had an important effect on its outcome. That was the government's decision to cut off the disability pension which was my sole income.

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in what were highly publicized as the “case of the legless veteran,” the federal government tried to oust Kutcher from his menial Veterans’ Administration job, take away his World War II disability Author: Robert Justin Goldstein.

How the witch-hunters were challenged and defeated in a key case during the McCarthy era. The eight-year fight, supported by unions across the country, of a World War II veteran fired because of his communistPhotosPrice: $ How Kutcher fought back is the heart of his book, The Case of the Legless Veteran.

“What is being touted as the ‘case of the legless vet’ and a ‘test case’ for civil liberties hasn. In a series of confrontations, in what were highly publicized as the "case of the legless veteran," the federal government tried to oust Kutcher from his menial Veterans' Administration job, take away his World War II disability benefits, and to oust him and his family from their federally subsidized housing.

At the age of 22, I joined the SWP at the end ofand learned about the case. Like many new members I read the book Kutcher authored induring the fight, called “The Case of the Legless Veteran,” so I knew something about it. At the age of 22, I joined the SWP at the end ofand learned about the case.

Like many new members I read the book Kutcher authored induring the fight, called “The Case of the Legless Veteran,” so I knew something about it. But Goldstein’s book has opened my eyes to many new (to me) aspects of it, some formerly kept secret as.

day — civil liberties — The Case of the Legless Veteran is sure to arouse thought and discussion wherever it is read. The book, which will sell for $, was published by a British firm, New Park Publications Ltd., and Pioneer Publishers, Uni­ versity PI.

Overview of Case of the Legless Veteran: James Kutcher, The,directed by Howard Petrick, with Simon Bloom, Harry Ring, Joseph L Rauh Jr., at Turner Classic Movies. Philippa Strum, author of Speaking Freely: Whitney v. California and American Speech Law, "The case of James Kutcher, the "legless veteran," is all but forgotten today, but it deserves to be a reminder of the mass hysteria that overtook the country during the Red Scare of.

In a series of confrontations, in what were highly publicized as the "case of the legless veteran, " the federal government tried to oust Kutcher from his menial Veterans' dministration job, take away his World War II disability benefits, and to evict him and his family from their federally subsidized diting the Red Scare tells.

How Kutcher fought back is the heart of his book, The Case of the Legless Veteran. Originally published by a small British house in since no American publisher would dare touch it, terrified lest its appearance on its lists. In a series of confrontations, in what were highly publicized as the case of the legless veteran, the federal government tried to oust Kutcher from his menial Veterans Administration job, take away his World War II disability benefits, and to oust him.

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Robert Goldstein’s prodigious research and careful analysis do not hide the anger that he and we should feel about this case.

The Case of the Legless Veteran by James Kutcher Autobiography of a World War II veteran who was also a member of the Socialist Workers Party. The book focuses on his work with the left during the Depression, his military service where he lost both legs, and his employment with the Veteran's Administration.Legless Vet Case Is Taken to U.

S. Court of Appeals WASH., IX C., Sept. 7 — The government’s loyalty program was challenged as unconstitu­ tional in a suit filed today by the legless veteran James Kutcher in the U.S.

Court of Appeals here. Kutchcr’s attorney, Joseph L. Rauh, Jr., appealed the decision. Robert Justin Goldstein, emeritus professor of political science at Oakland University, has published Discrediting the Red Scare: The Cold War Trials of James Kutcher, “The Legless Veteran” in the Landmark Law Cases and American Society series at the University Press of Kansas: During the Allies’ invasion of Italy in the thick of World War II, American Author: Dan Ernst.