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Kids in cages: Our Joe McCarthy Moment?

McCarthyism in the 1950’s came to an end when an attorney named Joseph Nye Welch,  stood up to Senator Joe McCarthy and asked rhetorically: “Senator, have you no shame?”   McCarthy who saw a communist under every rock, had turned to accusing opponents often with little evidence.  276 more words

#McCarthyDidNothingWrong

Well, except for one thing.  Razorfist gives a very important history lesson about Hollywood, Communism, and McCarthyism.  (NSFW of course.)

Historical Events

Suffering, Part III

Above:  Saint Peter, by Marco Zoppo

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The Collect:

Blessed Lord, who caused all holy Scriptures to be written for our learning: 279 more words

Easter

Devotion for the Seventh Sunday of Easter, Year A (Humes)

Above:  Saint Peter, by Marco Zoppo

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Suffering

JUNE 2, 2019

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The Collect:

Blessed Lord, who caused all holy Scriptures to be written for our learning: 275 more words

2019

A Streetcar Named Disguise

In his essay The World I Live In, Tennessee Williams admits his plays often indict “society, as a whole, of succumbing to a deliberate mendacity” (Williams 84). 1,719 more words

Capitalism

How Gene Kelly (1912-1996) Stood Up for Communists!

Gene Kelly – Wikipedia

Gene Kelly was one of the most talented dancers ever to come out of the United States of America. Although born in the US, Gene Kelly was of Irish ethnicity and acquired Citizenship of the Republic of Ireland later in his life. 378 more words

Leftwing Political Analysis

The Scarlet Witch Hunt: The Comic Book Scare of 1954

The Origin Story
Beginning in the 1930’s comic books started appearing on the newspaper stands on city street corners. Initially, they were funny collections of newspaper comic strips published as a single collection, but quickly, publishers saw the money making potential of original stories and content. 776 more words