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Cult: the rituals of his Birthday

As a member of his cult of personality, the most important date to remember, more than yours, is LaRouche's birthday: September 8, 1922!

At one point, Kacprzak and his colleagues received a memo announcing that after LaRouche was elected president, he would declare his wedding anniversary a holiday and give all U.S. workers a week off. "A couple of things hit me," says Kacprzak. "One, this is frigging crazy, and, two, how come nobody in this frigging office thinks this is crazy?"
"No Joke" by April Witt, Washington Post, October 24, 2004

Members of the Communist Party of China celebrating Stalin's birthday, in 1949.

In North Korea, Kim Il-sung's birthday is a public holiday. He is designated in the North Korean constitution as the country's "Eternal President"...
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