Joseph McCarthy

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TechNewsWorld.com
What Tech Companies Are Doing Wrong With Extremistsoff, the path to resolution tends to be far more violent. Perhaps we should be
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 2 days ago
off, the path to resolution tends to be far more violent. Perhaps we should be more eager to emulate Beatrice Hall than Joseph McCarthy. One of the biggest mistakes Microsoft made last decade was to take a platform designed for workstations and... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Tiki torches and existential threatsat attention during renditions of “The Star-Spangled Banner.” Lockstep patrioti
Rutland Herald / Posted 4 days ago
at attention during renditions of “The Star-Spangled Banner.” Lockstep patriotism, I call it; hardly free. Ever since Sen. Joseph McCarthy insinuated his malignant worm into our national apple — the fear of Communists among us — and Ronald Reagan... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Republicans, 'Have you left no sense of dignity?'probably pin a medal on his chest. I just have to ask Republicans, as did the U
OregonLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
probably pin a medal on his chest. I just have to ask Republicans, as did the U.S. Army chief counsel, speaking to Sen. Joseph McCarthy, "at long last, have you left no sense of decency" in what's become of your party? Joni J. O'Donahue, Lake... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan has long been fertile ground for the far rightthe John Birch Society came to prominence in the 1960s, following the death of
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
the John Birch Society came to prominence in the 1960s, following the death of quintessential communist fear stoker Sen. Joseph McCarthy. The group, which today is associated with the Tea Party, was rooted in a goal of stopping communism and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Before "Fake News," America Invented "Pseudo Events"by the 1950s, it had become "possible to build a political career almost entire
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
by the 1950s, it had become "possible to build a political career almost entirely on pseudo-events" as in the case of Joseph McCarthy. McCarthy, Boorstin notes "was a natural genius at creating reportable happenings that had an interestingly... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Riley: There are no sidelines for Americans now that Trump has chosen sidesthe wishes of self-appointed white nationalist leader Richard Spencer (I will n
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
the wishes of self-appointed white nationalist leader Richard Spencer (I will never use the term alt-right). Spencer is the Joseph McCarthy of the 21st Century, trying to convince people that diversity is the boogeyman at the door. How silly.... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Austin: Discover your inner cowboy in Texas' capital of weirdnessit's so good, you could think you weren't in America. The modern restaurants ar
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
it's so good, you could think you weren't in America. The modern restaurants are so un-American the ghost of Senator Joseph McCarthy would like a word with them. In Austin, they even make brussels sprouts cool. We ordered the much-maligned... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Polman: Avoiding 'false equivalence' is good journalism“objective” roles and tell the unvarnished truth. Edward R. Murrow did it in 19
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 14 days ago
“objective” roles and tell the unvarnished truth. Edward R. Murrow did it in 1954 when he slapped down Trump predecessor Joseph McCarthy. Walter Cronkite did it in 1968 when he returned from Vietnam and told viewers exactly what he’d learned,... Read more
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Boston Globe
An unwieldy but intriguing ‘Romance’ at WilliamstownBillie in the early ’50s, but he also becomes, almost simultaneously, a target
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
Billie in the early ’50s, but he also becomes, almost simultaneously, a target of Red-baiting hysteria driven by Senator Joseph McCarthy (one of many names the musical drops in order to evoke that era, including Richard Nixon, Hedda Hopper, Jack... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama voters should stick to their own party's primaryhis little-known opponent to face their dream candidate--a long since forgotten
Al.com / Posted 17 days ago
his little-known opponent to face their dream candidate--a long since forgotten political scientist. The relatively unknown Joseph McCarthy won the general election and went on to become one of the most notorious Senators ever, causing great... Read more
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Raw Story
Trump’s behavior is treasonous — wringing our hands about legal definitions misses the pointAmericans for associating with communists or for preferring peace over war. Thi
Raw Story / Posted 20 days ago
Americans for associating with communists or for preferring peace over war. This intensified during the postwar period when Joseph McCarthy, Richard Nixon, Barry Goldwater and Ronald Reagan—and a gallery of minor characters—made careers drawing... Read more
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The Washington Times
Twitter master Trump strikes againOcean” by Paul La Farge. (Suggested by John J. Miller) “Ike and McCarthy: Dwig
The Washington Times / Posted 22 days ago
Ocean” by Paul La Farge. (Suggested by John J. Miller) “Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower’s Secret Campaign against Joseph McCarthy” by David A. Nichols; “Ike’s Gamble: America’s Rise to Dominance in the Middle East” by Michael Doran.... Read more
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Arts Journal
Kurt Weill in 2017– led to the Red Scare and the conjecture that, had he lived a few more years,
Arts Journal / Posted 24 days ago
– led to the Red Scare and the conjecture that, had he lived a few more years, Weill might have been subpoenaed by Joseph McCarthy and asked a few questions. Could Weill have reconsidered the popular American audience he had courted, as did... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Trump: Bring Back the Fifties. Categoryfifties era was dominated by anti-communist rhetoric. There was a "Red scare" l
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 26 days ago
fifties era was dominated by anti-communist rhetoric. There was a "Red scare" led by anti-communist zealots such as Senator Joseph McCarthy. Now Trump wants to normalize relations with Russia and replace the Cold War, in the public consciousness,... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Trump: Bring Back the Fiftiesfifties era was dominated by anti-communist rhetoric. There was a "Red scare" l
Op-Ed News / Posted 26 days ago
fifties era was dominated by anti-communist rhetoric. There was a "Red scare" led by anti-communist zealots such as Senator Joseph McCarthy. Now Trump wants to normalize relations with Russia and replace the Cold War, in the public consciousness,... Read more
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The Hill
McCain's cancer — The congressional peace makerAt a dramatic Senate hearing, an Army attorney confronted and tackled the cruel
The Hill / Posted 26 days ago
At a dramatic Senate hearing, an Army attorney confronted and tackled the cruelty, recklessness, and bullying of Sen. Joseph McCarthy (R-Wis.) with a simple and biting question that effectively ended the fear-based anticommunist’s career:... Read more
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Breitbart
FLYNN: I Unfriend You! Polling Shows Half of Liberal Democrats Troubled by Socializing with Trump Votersoverflows with ideological enemies becoming personal friends. Democrat Jack Ken
Breitbart / Posted a month ago
overflows with ideological enemies becoming personal friends. Democrat Jack Kennedy forged a friendship with Republican Joseph McCarthy, who hired his brother Bobby, dated sisters Eunice and Patricia, and served as the godfather to niece... Read more
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express
SHOCK CLAIM: Christians were WRONG to brand Satan evil as scientist insists devil is goodand more like an overzealous prosecutor. "He's not so much the proud and angry
express / Posted 1 months ago
and more like an overzealous prosecutor. "He's not so much the proud and angry figure who turns away from God as he is a Joseph McCarthy or J. Edgar Hoover. “Satan's basic intention is to uncover wrongdoing and treachery, however overzealous and... Read more
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Salon.com
What Trump’s Putin love reveals about conservativesDay and George Tinkham — actually gave Hitler the kiss-kiss Putin treatment. B
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
Day and George Tinkham — actually gave Hitler the kiss-kiss Putin treatment. But anti-communism was different. When Sen. Joseph McCarthy demonstrated how much political advantage there was to gain from linking Rooseveltian liberalism to... Read more

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