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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Eleanor McCarthyHazleton, and Mercy Hospital, Wilkes-Barre. Preceding her in death, in additio
Eleanor McCarthy
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 21 hours ago
Hazleton, and Mercy Hospital, Wilkes-Barre. Preceding her in death, in addition to her parents, were her husband, Joseph McCarthy, in 1994, and a brother, Walter Sockolosky. Surviving are her daughter, Joyce Wohnhaas, Emmaus; and a... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Where have you gone, Vin Scully?“Have you no decency, sir? At long last, have you no sense of decency?” we fina
Where have you gone, Vin Scully?
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
“Have you no decency, sir? At long last, have you no sense of decency?” we finally asked the senatorial inquisitor Sen. Joseph McCarthy in 1954. We thankfully emerged from that collective stupor, and realized then that decency was indeed a... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Greenwich Dems denounce Trump in rallying speechesour souls to touch the darkest and most oily things that pervade our politics a
Greenwich Dems denounce Trump in rallying speeches
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
our souls to touch the darkest and most oily things that pervade our politics and our history. This is in the tradition of Joseph McCarthy, of the red scare and of the anti-immigration hatred that has been a big part of our history.” “Donald Trump... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Greenwich Dems denounce Trump in rallying speechesour souls to touch the darkest and most oily things that pervade our politics a
Greenwich Dems denounce Trump in rallying speeches
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
our souls to touch the darkest and most oily things that pervade our politics and our history. This is in the tradition of Joseph McCarthy, of the red scare and of the anti-immigration hatred that has been a big part of our history.” “Donald Trump... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Greenwich Dems denounce Trump in rallying speechesour souls to touch the darkest and most oily things that pervade our politics a
Greenwich Dems denounce Trump in rallying speeches
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
our souls to touch the darkest and most oily things that pervade our politics and our history. This is in the tradition of Joseph McCarthy, of the red scare and of the anti-immigration hatred that has been a big part of our history.” “Donald Trump... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Rhode Island housing sales outperform same period last yearhouse sales were up by nearly 12 percent in August and the median sales rose al
Rhode Island housing sales outperform same period last year
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 5 days ago
house sales were up by nearly 12 percent in August and the median sales rose almost 10 percent to $197,750. Joseph McCarthy of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage says neighborhoods are coming back and price points are on the... Read more
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Canberra Times
US media are rewriting the rules to challenge Donald TrumpR] Murrow who, in a 1954 program, addressed journalists as much as the nation,
US media are rewriting the rules to challenge Donald Trump
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
R] Murrow who, in a 1954 program, addressed journalists as much as the nation, as he demolished the infamous Senator Joseph McCarthy: "This is no time for men who oppose Senator McCarthy's methods to keep silent …we cannot defend freedom... Read more
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WA Today
US media are rewriting the rules to challenge Donald TrumpR] Murrow who, in a 1954 program, addressed journalists as much as the nation,
US media are rewriting the rules to challenge Donald Trump
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
R] Murrow who, in a 1954 program, addressed journalists as much as the nation, as he demolished the infamous Senator Joseph McCarthy: "This is no time for men who oppose Senator McCarthy's methods to keep silent …we cannot defend freedom... Read more
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Brisbane Times
US media are rewriting the rules to challenge Donald TrumpR] Murrow who, in a 1954 program, addressed journalists as much as the nation,
US media are rewriting the rules to challenge Donald Trump
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
R] Murrow who, in a 1954 program, addressed journalists as much as the nation, as he demolished the infamous Senator Joseph McCarthy: "This is no time for men who oppose Senator McCarthy's methods to keep silent …we cannot defend freedom... Read more
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The Age
US media are rewriting the rules to challenge Donald TrumpR] Murrow who, in a 1954 program, addressed journalists as much as the nation,
US media are rewriting the rules to challenge Donald Trump
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
R] Murrow who, in a 1954 program, addressed journalists as much as the nation, as he demolished the infamous Senator Joseph McCarthy: "This is no time for men who oppose Senator McCarthy's methods to keep silent …we cannot defend freedom... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
US media are rewriting the rules to challenge Donald TrumpR] Murrow who, in a 1954 program, addressed journalists as much as the nation,
US media are rewriting the rules to challenge Donald Trump
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
R] Murrow who, in a 1954 program, addressed journalists as much as the nation, as he demolished the infamous Senator Joseph McCarthy: "This is no time for men who oppose Senator McCarthy's methods to keep silent …we cannot defend freedom... Read more
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New York Post
Trump Derangement Syndrome is crippling the leftweek, or at Jimmy Fallon for being Jimmy Fallon with Trump on the “Tonight Show
Trump Derangement Syndrome is crippling the left
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
week, or at Jimmy Fallon for being Jimmy Fallon with Trump on the “Tonight Show” instead of being Edward R. Murrow with Joseph McCarthy. For months now, serious members of the mainstream media have been arguing with a straight face that it’s... Read more
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Spot.ph
A shrewdness of apes and a barrel of monkeyspolitical theater where no one really knows what the ending will be. Even the m
A shrewdness of apes and a barrel of monkeys
Spot.ph / Posted 7 days ago
political theater where no one really knows what the ending will be. Even the most inquisitorial of Grand Inquisitors, Sen. Joseph McCarthy, went after a suspect too far, when he started going after the U.S. Army and famously got the response,... Read more
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The Register
ICANN latest: Will the internet be owned by Ted Cruz or Vladimir Putin in October?is his for the taking. But talking about Cruz just emboldens him further. (Aft
ICANN latest: Will the internet be owned by Ted Cruz or Vladimir Putin in October?
The Register / Posted 12 days ago
is his for the taking. But talking about Cruz just emboldens him further. (After we wrote a piece comparing him to Senator Joseph McCarthy, Cruz's office retaliated by putting us on his press list.) The problem with all this is that there is a... Read more
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Mashable
Keith Olbermann is back and ready to take on Trumpwho have no dedication to democracy," Olbermann said. "Donald Trump has seized
Keith Olbermann is back and ready to take on Trump
Mashable / Posted 12 days ago
who have no dedication to democracy," Olbermann said. "Donald Trump has seized this opportunity as they said of [Senator Joseph] McCarthy. He did not create the climate. He exploited it and rather successfully." The Closer has already logged... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Welcome Back, Keith Olbermann: Progressive Host Gives Whopping 176 Reasons Trump Shouldn't Be President - The Ring of FiTrump should not be our next president. He framed his argument by placing Trump
Welcome Back, Keith Olbermann: Progressive Host Gives Whopping 176 Reasons Trump Shouldn't Be President - The Ring of Fi
Op-Ed News / Posted 14 days ago
Trump should not be our next president. He framed his argument by placing Trump in a long list of heinous individuals like Joseph McCarthy which the United States was called upon to force out. But Trump isn’t just one of many, he is all of the... Read more
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Breitbart
Warren Buffett Loses $1.4 Billion as Wells Fargo Deals with ScandalDonald Trump becomes president, although he is an ardent Hillary Clinton suppor
Warren Buffett Loses $1.4 Billion as Wells Fargo Deals with Scandal
Breitbart / Posted 14 days ago
Donald Trump becomes president, although he is an ardent Hillary Clinton supporter. At a recent fundraiser for Clinton, Buffett compared Donald Trump to Sen. Joseph McCarthy in Trump’s criticism against Khizr Khan, the father of Capt. Humayun... Read more
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The Register
Ted Cruz channels Senator McCarthy in wrongheaded internet power grab crusadeWith echoes of the notorious hearings run by Senator Joseph McCarthy in the 195
Ted Cruz channels Senator McCarthy in wrongheaded internet power grab crusade
The Register / Posted 14 days ago
With echoes of the notorious hearings run by Senator Joseph McCarthy in the 1950s, Wednesday saw Senator Ted Cruz cajole, misrepresent and then outright threaten witnesses to a hearing he called over the important change to the internet's... Read more
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The Washington Times
Keith Olbermann of GQ.com has ‘176 reasons Donald Trump shouldn’t be president’denouncing the New York businessman as a homegrown enemy of “progress” and “dem
Keith Olbermann of GQ.com has ‘176 reasons Donald Trump shouldn’t be president’
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
denouncing the New York businessman as a homegrown enemy of “progress” and “democracy” in the vein of George Wallace or Joseph McCarthy, who, like them, must be “thrown out” by sensible Americans who denounce them. Insisting that Mr. Trump is... Read more
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The Chronicle
The Trump testDeclaration of Conscience speech. Then, as now, an enterprising demagogue had
The Trump test
The Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
Declaration of Conscience speech. Then, as now, an enterprising demagogue had captured the nation's attention. Senator Joseph McCarthy was on the ascent after his February 9, 1950 remarks to the Republican Women’s Club of Wheeling, West... Read more
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Op-Ed News
They're With Her: Neocons to Ride Hillary's Coattails Back to Powercolumn in America. She has managed to weave together a strident narrative cribb
They're With Her: Neocons to Ride Hillary's Coattails Back to Power
Op-Ed News / Posted 17 days ago
column in America. She has managed to weave together a strident narrative cribbed from the greatest hits of both Senator Joseph McCarthy and Dick Cheney and is now prowling the outer reaches of the lunatic fringe peddling her warmed-over Cold War... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Jamie Stiehm: The main champion for conscience: Senator Margaret Chase SmithIn fact, she was a freshman senator when she spoke out against a national scour
Jamie Stiehm: The main champion for conscience: Senator Margaret Chase Smith
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
In fact, she was a freshman senator when she spoke out against a national scourge. Smith knew whom she was taking on: Joseph McCarthy, Republican senator from Wisconsin, at work brewing malice and slander against so-called "Communists." He... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
The real reason Trump clings to birtherisma disciple of the late Roy Cohn, who practiced the politics of destruction by i
The real reason Trump clings to birtherism
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 18 days ago
a disciple of the late Roy Cohn, who practiced the politics of destruction by innuendo for the red-baiting Sen. Joseph McCarthy, Trump has long understood the power of a question asked to establish doubt. He regularly uses phrases like... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Liberal icon’: The life of Robert Kennedybegan as a man who, as Tye notes, saw things starkly in basic terms, like good
‘Liberal icon’: The life of Robert Kennedy
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
began as a man who, as Tye notes, saw things starkly in basic terms, like good and evil, working for Sen. Joseph McCarthy, the Wisconsin Republican who fueled a Communist witch hunt; laboring tirelessly — ruthlessly, his critics... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
There's a right way and a wrong wayLeitch were an aspiring American politico in the early 1950s, I could see her h
There's a right way and a wrong way
Barrie Examiner / Posted 21 days ago
Leitch were an aspiring American politico in the early 1950s, I could see her having a swell time volunteering for Joseph McCarthy. Leitch doesn’t seem to realize that her party lost last October’s federal election because more than enough... Read more
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The Morning Call
Trump TV ad 'repulsive'should have disqualified him from the race long ago. I've had enough of this d
Trump TV ad 'repulsive'
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
should have disqualified him from the race long ago. I've had enough of this demagogue — the worst since Huey Long and Joseph McCarthy — and his intolerance, bigotry, trash talk and misogyny. I wouldn't vote for him in November if Mickey Mouse... Read more
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iol.co.za
Turkey makes McCarthyism look like a picnicMcCarthyism as a case study. In the 1950s, supposed Communists were hauled befo
Turkey makes McCarthyism look like a picnic
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
McCarthyism as a case study. In the 1950s, supposed Communists were hauled before public hearings run by US Senator Joseph McCarthy and grilled as to their associations. In Turkey there is no public scrutiny of individual cases, tens of... Read more
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Salon.com
Brit right-winger Nigel Farage is right: Trump is a lot like Reagan — in all the worst possible waysstood politically and ideologically. The same cannot be said for Trump, whose c
Brit right-winger Nigel Farage is right: Trump is a lot like Reagan — in all the worst possible ways
Salon.com / Posted 24 days ago
stood politically and ideologically. The same cannot be said for Trump, whose cynicism and demagoguery rival that of Sen. Joseph McCarthy. Trump believes in Donald Trump, and he will do whatever he thinks is best for Donald Trump. In the end, that... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Rubin: Experience vs. vision: The presidential paradoxand folkways of Washington than he was. Remember, please, that Sen. John F. Ke
Rubin: Experience vs. vision: The presidential paradox
Northwest Herald / Posted 25 days ago
and folkways of Washington than he was. Remember, please, that Sen. John F. Kennedy had skipped the vote to censure Sen. Joseph McCarthy of Wisconsin, was described by Eleanor Roosevelt as more profile than courage, and was the son of a... Read more
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Wired News
How Sci-Fi Tried to Warn Us About the Evils of Advertisingslight it was—had he been one of the writers in the mainstream, he might have g
How Sci-Fi Tried to Warn Us About the Evils of Advertising
Wired News / Posted 26 days ago
slight it was—had he been one of the writers in the mainstream, he might have gotten that kind of [scrutiny]. But since Joseph McCarthy may not have been able to understand science fiction—if we think of Samuel Delany‘s idea that you have to... Read more
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The Hill
Before reforming the FEC look at Montana’s messfor information were submitted.” The commissioner also rebuked Motl for not rep
Before reforming the FEC look at Montana’s mess
The Hill / Posted 27 days ago
for information were submitted.” The commissioner also rebuked Motl for not reporting — yes — in-kind contributions. “From Joseph McCarthy to Richard Nixon to Lois Lerner, government has never been trustworthy to regulate speech and association... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Community Theatre League to open season with iconic Arthur Miller playat a time in history when Miller and other creative artists were being investig
Community Theatre League to open season with iconic Arthur Miller play
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
at a time in history when Miller and other creative artists were being investigated as Communist sympathizers by Senator Joseph McCarthy. Because of the prevalence of hysteria, mob mentality and logical fallacies, "The Crucible" remains a popular... Read more
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Roll Call
The Politics of Fearwhich started in the 1930s as a bulwark against Nazis but eventually oversaw a
The Politics of Fear
Roll Call / Posted 29 days ago
which started in the 1930s as a bulwark against Nazis but eventually oversaw a witch hunt led by Wisconsin senator Joseph McCarthy against alleged communists. Caryl Rivers, a Boston university journalism professor, said such appeals work... Read more
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Boston Herald
Gelzinis: Donald Trump sinks to McCarthy-like lack of decencyno sense of decency, sir?” In June 1954, Joseph N. Welch, a wise and fearless
Gelzinis: Donald Trump sinks to McCarthy-like lack of decency
Boston Herald / Posted 29 days ago
no sense of decency, sir?” In June 1954, Joseph N. Welch, a wise and fearless Boston lawyer, fired that question at Sen. Joseph McCarthy during the height of the Wisconsin demagogue’s effort to find a communist under every stone. After that... Read more
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The News & Observer
Hysteria, conspiracies, taunts of treason: Our perpetual paranoiaof Harper’s Magazine. The piece was a reaction to the anti-Communist hysteria a
Hysteria, conspiracies, taunts of treason: Our perpetual paranoia
The News & Observer / Posted 1 months ago
of Harper’s Magazine. The piece was a reaction to the anti-Communist hysteria and nativist sentiments expressed by Sen. Joseph McCarthy, the John Birch Society and some supporters of Republican presidential candidate Barry Goldwater – the tea... Read more
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Daily Record
Trump’s ego will make world more dangerousa New Yorker – and I know a con artist when I see one.” Republican leaders nee
Trump’s ego will make world more dangerous
Daily Record / Posted 1 months ago
a New Yorker – and I know a con artist when I see one.” Republican leaders need to face the question asked of U.S. Sen. Joseph McCarthy in 1954: “Have you no sense of decency, sir?” They are rallying around a nominee whom they previously... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Warhawk Air Museum will launch a campaign to expand its Nampa homeand you'll see one at the event. Also Gov. Butch Otter is scheduled to be ther
Warhawk Air Museum will launch a campaign to expand its Nampa home
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 1 months ago
and you'll see one at the event. Also Gov. Butch Otter is scheduled to be there to honor Idaho World War II veteran John Joseph McCarthy, who will finally receive his many commendations, including Battle Stars and two Purple Hearts, for his... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Becket passes on marijuana cultivation, rejects facility proposaltown has rejected a proposed cultivation facility in the town's Yokum Pond Road
Becket passes on marijuana cultivation, rejects facility proposal
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 1 months ago
town has rejected a proposed cultivation facility in the town's Yokum Pond Road area. "We're not here to force this," said Joseph McCarthy, the President of Ipswich Pharmaceuticals. Ipswich Pharmaceuticals proposed to build a two-acre cultivation... Read more

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