The Rise and Fall of the New Republic
A review of Insurrections of the Mind: 100 Years of Politics and Culture in America, edited by Franklin Foer.
Didn't get Hitler quite right in 1933: “He is sworn to obey the Constitution and is likely to do so. The time for a Fascist coup d’état is past...." But more in the Stalin camp in the interwar years however. And then there was the whole Soviet spy thing.