Barry Morris Goldwater (1909 - 1998)
A Republican from Arizona, he served in the U.S. Senate from 1953 to 1965 and again from 1969 -1987. He was defeated in his run for President by Lyndon Johnson in 1964.
The following articles from The Militant were illustrated by this caricature:
February 17, 1964: "U.S. Seizure of Cuban boats Was Deliberate Provocation."
June 29, 1964: "Behind the Campaign Oratory - Would Goldwater Victory Bring Basic U.S. Policy Shift?" by Joseph Hansen. -originally appeared in the June 19, 1964 World Outlook.
July 27, 1964: "Goldwater's Victory Beginning of End - Crisis of Two-Party System" by Tom Kerry.
August 24, 1964: "Vietnam Attack Proves Johnson As Trigger-Happy as Goldwater - Gulf of Tonkin Raid Shows Urgent Need For Socialist Vote" by George Saunders.
October 12, 1964: "How to Fight Ultra-Right - Why Johnson Is No Answer to Goldwater" by Fred Halstead.
May 2, 1966: "Antiwar Movement Keeps Growing - Ultra-Rights Not Doing Well" by George Novack.