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    Cruz: Harvard Law Full of Communists

    FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2013 file photo, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas speaks during a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Twice burned, Republicans are treading carefully around tea party groups as they pursue a Senate majority that slipped through their fingers in 2010 and 2012. "You'd have to be an idiot not to prepare" for primary challenges, says one past director of the Republicans' Senate campaign committee. Strongly conservative candidates have captured primaries in the past two election cycles, only to lose winnable races in the fall.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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    Following an incendiary article published in The New Yorker that describes Ted Cruz as “the next McCarthy,” the Texas senator spoke out—shockingly, to confirm that Harvard Law School contains communists. A spokesperson for Cruz, Catherine Frazier, told The Blaze Saturday that the 2010 Cruz speech the article refers to, in which critics claim he “castigated the Harvard Law School faculty” was 100 percent correct. “The Harvard Law School faculty included numerous self-described proponents of ‘critical legal studies’—a school of thought explicitly derived from Marxism—and they far outnumbered Republicans,” Frazier said.

    Read it at The New Yorker