crypto-communist


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crypto-communist

[ˈkrɪptəʊˈkɒmjʊnɪst] Ncriptocomunista mf
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The right angrily denounces him as a crypto-communist because he wants every American to have health care.
Mogherini, who is now the European Union's foreign policy chief, has been a top factotum for the crypto-communist Democrats of the Left, serving, among other roles, as their representative to the Socialist International and the Party of European Socialists.
Sadly, the senator, while successful to a degree, nevertheless failed in his mission to rid our government of enemy agents, in part because he was stabbed in the back, so to speak, by men pretending to be conservatives but who were actually weak-kneed compromisers and also because he underestimated the tremendous power of crypto-communists and fellow travelers in other segments of American society.
For as long as we stick to those principles then neo-fascists, crypto-communists, fundamentalist fanatics or extremists of any other stripe will never be anything but irrelevant irritants.
As a result, they were regular recipients of hate-mail and even threats to their lives; they were attacked in and by the right-wing press, by politicians of the same persuasion, and by many churchmen, who regarded them as, at best dangerous dissidents, and at worst crypto-Communists, even though, with almost surrealist improbability, their four sons were all educated at Eton.