McCarthyism

The freshman lawmaker has a few words about McConnell's leadership skills.
The Fox News host revved up his rhetoric after House Democrats requested lots of documents to further investigate Trump.
A specter is haunting the annual conservative conference.
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.
This post first appeared at BillMoyers.com on October 18, 2017. Back in the 1930s a scholarly intramural feud to choose the
President Donald Trump might face censure… but what does that mean?
By Annie Mark-Westfall My husband “M” has always been the better partner. It is partly why I married him. After a few drinks
Review of Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower’s Secret Campaign against Joseph McCarthy. By David A. Nichols. Simon & Schuster
Under McTrumpism, the most menacing bogeyman of all is the president’s predecessor in the Oval Office.
Framing refugees as threats is a political choice not based in reality.
Now, however, is not the time for progressives to panic. Now is the time to prepare, to organize and to be ready to resist
Just as holding communist views was not illegal during the McCarthyite era, today it is of course not illegal to hold "liberal" views, nor is it illegal to be a Muslim, nor is it illegal to work on a scientific project that Donald Trump feels is invalid.
Question 13 on the survey asks for a list of "all Department of Energy employees of contractors who have attended any Interagency
We still don't have any sort of apology or retraction from the Washington Post for promoting "The List" -- the highly dangerous blacklist that got a huge boost from the newspaper's fawning coverage on November 24.