About

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Aaron Leonard is author of Heavy Radicals: The FBI’s Secret War on America’s Maoists (Zero Books, 2015), and A Threat of the First Magnitude—FBI Counterintelligence & Infiltration: From the Communist Party to the Revolutionary Union—1962-1974, (Repeater Books, UK, January 2018).  His research interests focus on twentieth century US history, particularly the FBI's efforts against organizations deemed threats to US “internal security."  He has a B.A. in Social Science with a concentration in History from New York University and is currently pursuing a doctorate in history at the University of California, Irvine.

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