The imperialist villian-turned-hero who may have saved America from its first fascist coup

Smedley Butler, war hero and and antiwar thinker, is hardly a household name. Author Jonathan Katz hopes "Gangsters of Capitalism" will change that.

The Imperialist Villian-Turned-Hero Who May Have Saved America From Its First Fascist Coup

Los Angeles Times – by Stuart Miller

Smedley Butler was an American hero of the early 20th century, a symbol of the country’s growing power as a Marine for more than three decades who received 16 medals, including two Medals of Honor and one Marine Corps Brevet Medal.

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