- Francis Parker Yockey
Francis Parker Yockey, (
September 18, 1917– June 16, 1960), was an American philosopherand polemicist best known for his neo-Spenglerian book ', published under the pen nameUlick Varange"' [ [http://www.adl.org/learn/ext_us/carto.asp?LEARN_Cat=Extremism&LEARN_SubCat=Extremism_in_America&xpicked=2&item=carto#f1 Willis Carto] , ADL.] in 1948. This 600-page book argues for a race-based, totalitarian path for the preservation of Western culture. [ADL Research Report 'Poisoning the Airwaves: The Extremist Message of Hate on Shortwave Radio' U.S. Newswire February 1, 1996] While working as a Nuremberg war-crimes prosecutor in the 1940s, Yockey became increasingly sympathetic towards the trials' defendants.Liberty Lobby in the spotlight with Duke, Buchanan in race Chicago Tribune January 12, 1992]
Yockey was born in
Chicago, Illinoisand had family ties to Michigan. His parents were anglophiles who raised him to appreciate European high culture. Subsequently, Yockey was introduced to classical music through his mother, who studied at the Chicago Musical College. He proved to have a prodigious talent for the pianoand developed his repertoire to include Liszt, Beethoven, Chopin, and Haydn.
He flirted with
Marxismmomentarily in his youth, but later became a devotee of the elitist and anti-materialist Oswald Spenglerafter reading Spengler's seminal text, "Der Untergang des Abendlandes" (" The Decline of the West"), in 1934. While still a university student in the late 1930s, Yockey had his first political essay published in " Social Justice", a periodical distributed under the auspices of Fr. Charles Coughlin, the so-called "radio priest," who at the time was widely known for his sympathetic view of the anti- Bolshevistpolicies associated with Hitler's Germany, Mussolini's Italy, and Franco's Spain.
Later life and works
Over time, Yockey contacted a number of far-right organizations. These included the
German-American Bund, the German-American National Alliance, William Dudley Pelley's Silver Shirts, Sir Oswald Mosley's Union Movement, and James H. Madole's National Renaissance Party. Yockey and George Lincoln Rockwellwere alleged to be foes, due primarily to Rockwell's offense at Yockey's anti-Americanismand sympathies with the Soviet Unionand other anti-zionist leftistmovements. Proponents of universal Nazism, like Colin Jordan, disagreed with Yockey's view on race, and saw Yockeyism as a kind of "New Strasserism".
In early 1946, Yockey began working for the
United States War Departmentas a post-trial review attorney for the Nuremberg Trialsin Germany. He soon began agitating against Allied occupation of Germany, as well as what he perceived to be the biased procedures of the Nuremberg tribunal. Eventually, he was fired for "abandonment of position" in November 1946.
Without notes, Yockey wrote his first book, , in
Brittas Bay, Irelandover the winter and early spring of 1948. It is a Spenglerian critique of 19th century materialismand rationalism. It was endorsed by far-right thinkers around the world including German General Otto Remer, Professor of Classicsat the University of Illinois, Revilo P. Oliver, and Italian esotericist Julius Evola. Yockey became embittered with Sir Oswald Mosleyafter the latter refused to publish "Imperium" upon its completion.
Along with Mosleyites
Guy Cheshamand John Gannon, Yockey formed the European Liberation Front(ELF) in 1948-49. The ELF issued a newsletter, "Frontfighter", and published Yockey's virulent anti-Americanpolemic " [http://www.alphalink.com.au/~radnat/fpyockey/proclamation.html The Proclamation of London] ."
In late 1952, Yockey traveled to
Pragueand witnessed the Prague Trials. He believed they "foretold a Russian break with Jewry", a view he put forward in his article, [http://www.alphalink.com.au/~radnat/fpyockey/prague.html "What Is Behind The Hanging Of The Eleven Jews In Prague?"] .
Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser, whom he called "a great and vigorous man", in Cairoin 1953. He worked briefly for the Egyptian Information Ministry, writing anti-Zionist propaganda. Yockey saw the rise of non-alignedstates in the Third World, and in particular the Arab Revolt, as significant geopoliticalchallenges to "the Jewish-American power". [cite web|url=http://www.geocities.com/integral_tradition/world.html |title=The World in Flames: An Estimate of the World Situation|date=February 1961|author=Francis Parker Yockey |accessdate=2008-09-15]
Yockey was found dead with an empty
cyanidecapsule nearby while in a jail cell in San Franciscounder FBIsupervision, after having been incarcerated on charges of using false passports. Maurice Bardèche, a French writer of fascist sympathies, wrote about his meeting with Yockey in his semi-autobiographical novel "Suzanne et le taudis". Yockey, called "Ulrich Clarence" in the book, was described by Bardèche as a "lunatic".
National Youth Alliancewas founded in 1968 by Willis Cartowith the intent to promote Yockey's political philosophy and his book "Imperium". Yockey was a major influence on Carto and Liberty Lobby.
Dreamer of the Day: Francis Parker Yockey and the Postwar Fascist International" by Kevin Coogan, Autonomedia, Brooklyn, NY 1998 ISBN 1-57027-039-2 ( [http://www.autonomedia.org/dreameroftheday2.html publisher's blurb] , [http://www.autonomedia.org/dreameroftheday3.html Table of contents] )
* "Varange: Life and Thoughts of Yockey" by
Kerry Bolton, ( Renaissance Press, New Zealand, [http://www.nsm88.com/articles/renaissance%20press%20catalogue.html Catalogue] )
* [http://www.solargeneral.com/SG/imperium/index.html "Imperium"] by F. Yockey ISBN 0-911038-10-8
* [http://www.solargeneral.com/SG/enemy/index.html "The Enemy of Europe: The Enemy of Our Enemies"] by Francis Parker Yockey and
Revilo P. OliverISBN 0-942094-00-X [http://www.revilo-oliver.com/rpo/Enemy_1.html Oliver's part] [http://www.revilo-oliver.com/rpo/Enemy_2.html 2nd section] [http://www.revilo-oliver.com/rpo/Enemy_3.html 3rd] [http://www.revilo-oliver.com/rpo/Enemy_4.html 4th] [http://www.revilo-oliver.com/rpo/Enemy_5.html 5th] [http://www.revilo-oliver.com/rpo/Enemy_6.html and 6th]
* Frank P. Mintz, "The Liberty Lobby and the American Right: Race, Conspiracy, and Culture". Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1985.
The Beast Reawakens" by Martin A. Lee, New York: Little, Brown and Company, 1997. ISBN 0-316-51959-6
* [http://www.vaidilute.com/books/imperium/imperium-contents.html "Imperium" e-book]
* [http://www.alphalink.com.au/~radnat/fpyockey/ The Francis Parker Yockey Collection]
* [http://blog.lib.umn.edu/camp0496/thepolitical/2007/07/francis_yockey_and_carl_schmit.html#more Brief exposé of Yockey's plagiary of Schmitt]
* [http://pages.prodigy.net/aesir/dod.htm Review of "Dreamer of the Day"]
* [http://web.archive.org/web/20060614084128/http://theoccidentalquarterly.com/vol1no2/to-coogan.html "The Tragic Life of a Spenglerian Visionary"] -- Review of "Dreamer of the Day"
* [http://www.home.earthlink.net/~lrgoldner/yockey.html "An American National Bolshevik"] -- Review of "Dreamer of the Day"
Dave Emory's For The Record broadcast #237 [http://www.spitfirelist.com/f237.html Interview with Kevin Coogan]
Dave Emory's For The Record broadcast #354 [http://www.spitfirelist.com/f270.html Interview with Kevin Coogan]
* [http://www.gnosticliberationfront.com/francis_parker_yockey.htm Gnostic Liberation Front's Yockey collection] [http://www.gnosticliberationfront.com/francis_parker_yockey2.htm second page] [http://www.gnosticliberationfront.com/francis_parker_yockey3.htm third page (criticism)]
* [http://pages.zdnet.com/sartre65/gulag/id20.html Imperium the foe of the NWO]
* [http://www.geocities.com/dausset/p40.html An easier to read version of "Imperium"]
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