chapter  2
11 Pages

Inside the Police State

ByMelvin J. Lasky

“… Was it only a few months ago? No, a mere week, a single night, plunged us into a completely transformed world…. I watched the course of events in recent times, knew a secret or two – and I always said and often enough wrote what just had to come. But I never thought that I would be a witness to the fulfillment of our hopes. History usually moves so slowly, drags its feet and gets diverted, that only in the dim distant future could I glimpse such an explosion.”