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Trump Goes Off On Weird Riff About How It's Really The 'Democrat' Party
No, it's not.
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How Trump Distorted The Term 'Witch Hunt' To Make Himself Look Like The Victim
Witch hunts in the 17th century were real because people believed witches were real. But usage of the term “witch hunt” has evolved into something else entirely.
Carl Bernstein: These Could Be The Darkest Days Since Joe McCarthy
"We have the unprecedented situation of one of the major political parties ... backing the president in showing and believing that he is above the law.”
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James Comey Defends FBI, Says History Will Catch Up To 'Weasels And Liars'
"Not a lot of schools or streets named for Joe McCarthy," the ex-FBI director said.
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In The Age Of Trump, A Chilling Atmosphere
Managing Editor, Moyers & Company
This post first appeared at BillMoyers.com on October 18, 2017. Back in the 1930s a scholarly intramural feud to choose the
Who Is The Real Shande Far Di Goyim?
New York filmmaker/author/blogger
I wish the late Abbie Hoffman was around to answer that question; after all, it was the same Yiddish epithet he hurled at
Democrats Are Building Momentum To Censure Trump. Here's What That Means
President Donald Trump might face censure… but what does that mean?
Joseph Welch Said It To Joe McCarthy, I'll Say It To Donald Trump: Have You No Sense Of Decency?
Professional screenwriter, actor, former U.S. Senate aide and ...
Amidst tumult emanating from the White House, one thing’s clear throughout the political spectrum. Our selected president
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Lessons Of McCarthyism
Glenn C. Altschuler
Thomas and Dorothy Litwin Professor of American Studies and De...
Review of Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower’s Secret Campaign against Joseph McCarthy. By David A. Nichols. Simon & Schuster
The Top Five Reasons Why Becoming President Will Prove A Disaster For Trump
Political and Pop Culture Analyst
But as unsettling as the above may be, the real loser by 2020 (more likely well before), will be Trump himself. I'm not worried
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Cartoonist Compares Trump's Presidency To McCarthyism In Vibrant Comics
Todd Van Luling
It's time to re-read Arthur Miller's "The Crucible."
It's Atticus Again....
I live in Montgomery, AL, love fried chicken, sing tenor in my...
Now I am not proposing that everyone say every single thing that flashes into their brain before they think...you have to
Yes, He's The Great Pretender -- Pretending America Was Great
Writer and teacher
America great, Mr. Trump?
Donald Trump has always been a parody. His constituents, with fulsome media connivance, led him speech by speech, rally by
Charlie Lives On at "Chaplin's World"
Director of Media Unlimited
I will try and give you an impression of this great man. The eyes have a look as though they see clearly the simplicity of
The Rhyming Verse Of Donald Trump
Timothy X. Troy
Timothy X. Troy (Director&Playwright) is Professor and Chair T...
As Mr. Trump's current bid continued to gain steam, my worry about the possibility of him becoming our president provoked a deep anxiety generating an occasional nightmare. How did he get into that position? I've been trying to figure that out.
Khizr Khan: America's 2016 Will Kane
Marcia G. Yerman
Writer on women's issues, human rights, environment and culture
It's easy to look at history, whether recent or in previous centuries, to question a lack of action on the part of individuals and nations. It's more difficult to want to see things in the present.
Trump, His Virus and the Dark Age of Unreason
The ghost of Joseph McCarthy lives on in Donald Trump as he accuses President Obama of treason, slanders women, mocks people with disabilities, and impugns every politician or journalist who dares call him out for the liar and bamboozler he is.
Mussolini, Hitler, Japanese Internment Camps, McCarthy, Gaddafi... and Trump
Miles J. Zaremski
Attorney, Author and Writer
Each was despicable in his own way(s) that history has detailed in great measure in countless words, books, stories and headlines over the decades. History has given us other despots that have ruled similarly throughout the world.
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The Media Is On The Edge Of A Murrow Moment
"He didn't create this situation of fear, he merely exploited it, and rather successfully."
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