John Birch Society


John Birch Society
/dʒɒn ˈbɜtʃ səsaɪəti/ (say jon 'berch suhsuyuhtee)

noun
an extreme right-wing organisation founded in 1958 with the object of combating alleged communist activities in the US.
{named after John Birch, Baptist missionary and US army intelligence officer, died 1945}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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