February 9th, 1950. Senator McCarthy stands in West Virginia and gallantly declares “I have here in my hand a list of 205 people that were known to the Secretary of State as being members of the Communist Party and who, nevertheless, are still working and shaping the policy of the State Department” 506 more words
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Trumbo, directed by Jay Roach, is an entertaining and thought-provoking film that uses Bryan Cranston’s witty and engaging performance as Dalton Trumbo to explore the culture and politics of McCarthyist America. 460 more words
Shabbat in Susiya. Photo by A. Daniel Roth.
He looked lonely.
That’s the first thing I remember about him from that weekend. He looked lonely, and his nose was very pink from the sun. 1,069 more words