About Chip Berlet

Chip Berlet is a former senior analyst at Political Research Associates. He authored Eyes Right! and Right-Wing Populism in America: Too Close for Comfort (with Matthew N. Lyons) and is a frequent contributor to Talk2Action and Huffington Post.

Right Woos Left

Populist Party, LaRouchite, and Other Neo-fascist Overtures To Progressives, And Why They Must Be Rejected   TABLE OF CONTENTS: Preface & Acknowledgements Introduction PARANOID CONSPIRACISM AND THE RIGHT The New Right & The Secular Humanism Conspiracy Theory John Birch Society Read More


This article is adapted from the author’s preface to Russ Bellant’s book Old Nazis, the New Right, and the Republican Party, co-published by South End Press and Political Research Associates. “Fascism, which was not afraid to call itself reactionary… does Read More

Fascism Wrapped in the American Flag

Co-authored by Joel Bellman A Political Research Associates Briefing Paper In Three Parts Part One Outside the Boston federal courthouse a photographer discretely snaps pictures of certain persons entering the building. In the echoing halls, private security guards whisper into Read More