Paranoid Politics; Islamophobia, McCarthyism and the Yellow Peril
, Playwright; Attorney; Co-author, Fear Inc., The Roots of the Islamophobia Network in America
Dr. Larry Gerston,
Emeritus Professor, San Jose State University; Political Analyst, NBC 11Mike Honda,
U.S. Congressman (D - California)
Our panel will cover three periods in U.S. history: World War II, the era of McCarthyism, and post 9/11 when groups were persecuted in politics and the media.