|Born||Willis Allison Carto
July 17, 1926
Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA
|Died||October 26, 2015
|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.
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]
References[change | change source]
- "Willis Carto". Anti-Defamation League. 2009. Retrieved 2009-09-15.
- Kaplan, Jeffrey (2000). Kaplan, Jeffrey, ed. Encyclopedia of White Power: A Sourcebook on the Radical Racist Right. AltaMira Press. p. 42. ISBN 978-0-7425-0340-3.
- Levy, Richard S. (2005). Levy, Richard, ed. Antisemitism: A Historical Encyclopedia of Prejudice and Persecution, Volume. ABC-CLIO. p. 107. ISBN 978-1-85109-439-4.
- Michael, George (2012). Confronting Right Wing Extremism and Terrorism in the USA. Routledge. p. 15. ISBN 978-0-415-62844-0.
- "Willis Allison Carto, American, Rest in Peace". Barnes Review. Barnes Revoew. Retrieved October 31, 2015.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Willis Carto Interviewed on RBN Radio, April 12th, 2007 - MP3
- FAQ: Willis Carto & The Institute for Historical Review
- Ron Paul Friends and Supporters
- ADL: Willis A. Carto: Fabricating History
- Barnes Review
- History Commons
- Willis Carto Timeline