Tags » Joseph McCarthy

Journalism

********Watch Good Night and Good Luck. The library has copies of the movie. You also can watch it online at https://www.google.com/?gws_rd=ssl#q=Good+Night+and+Good+Luck

(When Senator Joseph McCarthy begins his foolhardy campaign to root out Communists in America, CBS News impresario Edward R. 220 more words

Academic Writing

General Obvious Denial & Major Disingenuous Pivot, CSA.

The Civil War was a pivotal moment in our nation’s history, and should not be forgotten. But it’s not the only pivotal moment. I’d like to suggest some other pivotal moments to which we should erect statues honoring the participants, lest we forget. 1,306 more words

I wouldn't pitch a pup tent with this guy

:(Herewith my latest effort to convince the people of Southcentral Pennsylvania to abandon the great orange buffoon.)

Surely Donald Trump’s inappropriate comments to the Boy Scout Jamboree will be the last straw for millions of Americans who, after voting for him, regret his depraved performance as president. 274 more words

Post 65

The left's Russian Roulette is to keep Trump's policy inside nesting dolls

The present day McCarthy hearings about Russian influence in the Trump administration has all the validity of the senator’s 1950’s witch hunt, it’s just flipped on its head. 245 more words

Economy

We Americans have survived some really dark times and lived to put these ugly remembrances where they belong, in the history books for all to study for years to come. 1,426 more words

Politics

Is America going Commie?

Is it true or not? We don’t know. But we thought it might be worth passing on, as a glimpse into the American Communist mindset, with the proviso that there is no way of knowing whether there’s even a grain of truth in it. 490 more words

Communism

Have You no Sense of Decency, Sir?

Joseph Welch during the McCarthy Hearings

Friends of Padre Steve’s World,

Sixty-three years ago today, Joseph Welch, the Chief Counsel for the United States Army during Senator Joseph McCarthy’s anti-Communist hearings uttered a phrase that shook the Senator and stopped the momentum of McCarthy’s far ranging political crusade to impinge the honor and integrity of Americans who he accused of being Communists on live television, with no chance for rebuttal, knowing that even the hint of being associated with the Communists would ruin their lives, even if it proved to be unfounded. 570 more words

History