Search Results for: Leslie Jorgensen

Jul 1 1995

The Oklahoma City Bombing: The Jihad That Wasn’t

Rescue workers search the remains of the Murrah Building in the aftermath of the Oklahoma City bombing (photo: FEMA)

In the wake of the explosion that destroyed the Murrah Federal Office Building, the media rushed—almost en masse—to the assumption that the bombing was the work of Muslim extremists.

Mar 1 1995

AM Armies

Government "Cleansing"

Tired of easy listening? If you’re in Colorado Springs, you can tune into KVOR, where talkshow host Chuck Baker mimics the sound of a firing pin–“kching-kching”–as he raves against the government and talks to listeners about shooting members of Congress and forming guerilla cells. Baker’s three-hour talk show piggy-backs Rush Limbaugh, forming a solid bloc of conservative talk five days a week. But Baker’s show took a radical turn to the right last summer, when he found that more callers were associated with the “patriot” movement than the Republican Party. “Patriot” is a generic term for an anti-government movement that […]