It is difficult to estimate the number of victims of McCarthy. ... or present
connection of some kind with the Communist Party.
During the late 1940s and early 1950s, the prospect of communist subversion ...
McCarthy's accusations were so intimidating that few people dared to speak out ...
McCarthyism. ... McCarthy capitalized on national paranoia by proclaiming that
communist spies were omnipresent and that he was America's only salvation.
Aug 23, 2006 ... While the House Un-American Activities Committee had been formed in 1938 as
an anti-Communist organ, McCarthy's accusations heightened ...
A few of the people on McCarthy's list were actually spies for the Soviet Union. ...
this act is "the most positive proof obtainable that the witness is Communist.".
Another victim of McCarthy's spurious communist accusations was Drew Pearson
, a critic who discredited McCarthy's accusations regularly through columns ...
McCarthy's Tactics - McCarthyism is a political ploy that wields accusations and ...
Some were members of organizations with reported communist sympathies.
Jan 28, 2013 ... Reckless accusations that the government was full of communists were ...
McCarthyism began well before Senator Joseph McCarthy arrived on ...
Oct 14, 2014 ... Joseph McCarthy and his infamous “list” supposedly naming communists who
had infiltrated the heart of the United States government.
"I have never been a Communist," he said. "But if I were, I would not be ashamed
of it." Einstein despaired over the effects of McCarthyism : "The current ...