In his article The Ghost of Liberal Democrats Past, Lance Selfa wrote a more thorough account of McCarthy’s campaign, as well as the stories of other leftist Democrat candidates whose platforms disappeared into the mainstream of the party:
Former inhabitants of the Chagos Islands in the Indian Ocean protest against the past eviction by Britain and the US for the establishment of the Diego Garcia military base. Photo from The Guardian.
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 Oliver Stone and Peter Kuznick, The Untold History of the United States, (London: Edbury Press, 2013), ch. 4 and 5.
 Lance Selfa, “The Ghost of Liberal Democrats Past,” Socialistworker.org, May 11, 2015.
 John Pilger, “Secret war against defenceless West Papua,” johnpilger.com, March 9, 2006. http://johnpilger.com/articles/secret-war-against-defenceless-west-papua
 David Graeber, Debt: The First 5000 Years, (Melville House, 2011), pages 46-52.