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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
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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....
Bil with One "L", Interior Designer, Writing, Southern Things,...
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Yes, He's The Great Pretender -- Pretending America Was Great
Writer and Teacher
America great, Mr. Trump?
Producer and Host, 'The Paula Gordon Show'
Charlie Lives On at "Chaplin's World"
Director of Media Unlimited in Lebanon
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, essayist and commentator
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."
Donald Trump's "Extraordinary Rendition"
Bernie Sanders: Feel the Math
Author, international speaker, entrepreneur, political and env...
Should Sanders accept reality and gracefully exit to allow Hillary Clinton to prepare for a greater race against Donald Trump, then he will be well remembered. However, if Sanders sits on his thumbs as McCarthy sat on his two generations ago, we may be in for a very dark time.
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