Willis Carto

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Willis Carto
Born Willis Allison Carto
(1926-07-17)July 17, 1926
Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA
Died October 26, 2015(2015-10-26) (aged 89)
Virginia, USA
Cause of death cardiac arrest
Known for Far right advocate
Title Head of Liberty Lobby (defunct)

Willis Allison Carto (July 17, 1926 – October 26, 2015) was a known American figure on the American far right. He called himself as Jeffersonian and populist, but was known for his promotion of conspiracy theories and Holocaust denial.[1][2][3][4]

Early life[change | change source]

Carto was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Career[change | change source]

Carto was thought to be one of America's most influential political racial theorists through the Liberty Lobby and successor organizations which he helped create. Carto ran a group supporting segregationist George Wallace's 1968 presidential campaign which formed the basis for the National Youth Alliance which promoted Francis Parker Yockey's political philosophy.

Death[change | change source]

Carto died from cardiac arrest in Virginia at the age of 89.[5]

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