joseph mccarthy

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.
"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.”
"Not a lot of schools or streets named for Joe McCarthy," the ex-FBI director said.
This post first appeared at BillMoyers.com on October 18, 2017. Back in the 1930s a scholarly intramural feud to choose the
I wish the late Abbie Hoffman was around to answer that question; after all, it was the same Yiddish epithet he hurled at
President Donald Trump might face censure… but what does that mean?
Amidst tumult emanating from the White House, one thing’s clear throughout the political spectrum. Our selected president
Review of Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower’s Secret Campaign against Joseph McCarthy. By David A. Nichols. Simon & Schuster
It's hard to fathom it's been only two weeks since Donald Trump took the oath of office. During this infancy period he's