Reviews Etc.

Reviews & Media A Threat of the First Magnitude

Podcasts & TV

Let Them Talk - Discussion of 1st Magnitude with Paul DeReinzo

Chapo Trap House - Discussion of 1st Magnitude w/Amber Lee Frost, July 2018

Midwest Socialists - Discussion w/ André Callot of 1M, July 2018

Revolutionary Left Radio - Discussion of Heavy Radicals June 2018


• Enemies of the Left - Review of Heavy Radicals & A Threat of the First Magnitude, Chip Gibbons, Jacobin, March 2019.

• Review, Threat of the First Magnitude, by Mat Callahan, Socialism & Democracy, November 2018

• El Estado Policial Norteamericano - Pablo Pozzi, Huellas de Estados Unidos, October 2018

Kersplebedeb - Don Hamerquist - October 11, 2018.

Infiltrating the Left - Interview w/Aaron J Leonard, Jacobin August 2018

In the Spirit of the Tsar: FBI Informants on the Central Committee, Ron Jacobs, CounterPunch, February 2018

The FBI’s Maoist Faction - History News Network, January 2018

• The FBI's Failed Plan to Make Black Activist James Forman an Informant — Truthout, January 2018

• Book review: A Threat of the First Magnitude, FBI Counterintelligence & Infiltration from the Communist Party to the Revolutionary Union 1962-1974 — FightBack! News, January 2018

Reviews & Media Heavy Radicals

• Turbulent 70s Revisted, Brad Duncan, Against the Current July-August 2016

• Maoísmo ascendent y repressión del FBI en Estados Unidos: 1968-1977. Aaron J. Leonard y Conor Gallagher. ISTOR 64. CIDE, Mexico. Spring 2016

• Reds & Feds: Jay Kinney, Reason Magazine, March 2016

Viewpoint Magazine—Aaron Leonard Interview with Doug Enaa Greene, September 22, 2015

Dispatches From the Underground Part II-Conor Gallagher - Podcast August 26, 2015

• Lessons to Be Learned from State Suppression of Revolutionaries, Ken Petersen, Dissident Voice. September 10, 2015

Let Them Talk w/Paul DeRienzo, MNN, August, 11, 2015

The FBI Works to Prevent Unity Among Leftists, Red Frog, May Day Books Blog, August 10, 2015

Dispatches From the Underground-Conor Gallagher - Podcast July 8, 2015

Marx & Philosophy Review of Book,  Joshua Mofawad-Paul, June 1, 2015

A Manifesto of Good Reads, Mark Perryman, Left Futures, April 21, 2015

The Secret History of the Radical ‘70s...and the FBI Was Watching, Steven Wishnia, Dissent NewsWire, April 15, 2015

Symptomatic Commentary, C. Derick Varn, April 14, 2015

•Interview w/Jed Brandt, WBAI Morning Show, April 13, 2015

Zero Squared #13 Podcast, with Douglas Lain, April 1, 2015

• Seeking reds hiding under the bed, Sarah Kahn, Washington Book Review, March 15, 2015

Watch out Lefties! The FBI is out to sabotage you,, March 5, 2015

The FBI’s War on Dissent, Mike Kuhlenbeck, Eurasia Review, March 2, 2015
The Missing Chapter in the History of America’s Sixties Radicals, History News Network, February 22, 2015

New Book Showcases FBI Efforts to Sabotage the US Left, Eleanor Bader, Truthout, Feb. 11, 2105

CounterPunch—Revolutionary Communists in the US of A,  Ron Jacobs, Counterpunch, January 23-25, 2015