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#MeToo/#TheyLied Among the Communists / "Anti-Fascists" / Left Anarchists


Christopher Helali, recent Communist Party candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in Vermont, has just filed a libel lawsuit against his "anarkata" ex-girlfriend and also Peter Soeller of the "anti-fascist" Fashbusters. See the Complaint, and the exhibits. The alleged libels include allegations of rape, as well as a claim that Helali embezzled $4500 from the Industrial Workers of the World; now there's a name from the past.