I decided to interview David Horowitz
(25-minute audio at the bottom of this introduction...click the red "play" button) because I wanted to know what happened to change him from being far-left politically and then moving to the right.
Moreover, I read some of his
books and publications from his Freedom Center
and wanted clarification of some of his
positions and statements.
In addition, I heard Mr. Horowitz speak on several occasions and therefore knew that he
was a compelling speaker with a fascinating past.
is a prolific author, speaker and political activist.
He currently is the director of "The Freedom Center" which he created in 1988.
He went to Columbia University as well as the University of California at Berkeley and was the editor of the left's leading magazine, "Ramparts.
I believe Mr. Horowitz' greatest asset is his
insight into leftist politics.
In my interview with him, he
explains why he
changed from being a revered and high-level, far-left socialist from 1956 to 1975 to a conservative in the late 70s, especially considering that his
parents were members of The American Communist Party.
spell-binding and compelling story with names, dates, and places.
tells what motivates the left and gives his
views on leftist positions.
In the interview, Mr. Horowitz
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