joseph mccarthy

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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.
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"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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"Not a lot of schools or streets named for Joe McCarthy," the ex-FBI director said.
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This post first appeared at BillMoyers.com on October 18, 2017. Back in the 1930s a scholarly intramural feud to choose the
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I wish the late Abbie Hoffman was around to answer that question; after all, it was the same Yiddish epithet he hurled at
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President Donald Trump might face censure… but what does that mean?
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Amidst tumult emanating from the White House, one thing’s clear throughout the political spectrum. Our selected president
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Review of Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower’s Secret Campaign against Joseph McCarthy. By David A. Nichols. Simon & Schuster
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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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It's time to re-read Arthur Miller's "The Crucible."
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Now I am not proposing that everyone say every single thing that flashes into their brain before they think...you have to
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When exactly was America great, Mr. Trump?
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Donald Trump has always been a parody. His constituents, with fulsome media connivance, led him speech by speech, rally by
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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