Charles McElwain wrote:
> "premature antifascist" is a phrase much like the words "grue" or
> "bleen" (e.g., and in this case adequately correct,
No. During the Red Hunts of the 1940s 1950s "premature anti-fascists"
were those americans who had opposed Fascism before 1939 -- they were
accused of being reds.