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Everybody throws around the phrase “McCarthyism” without knowing anything about what the term means or how this pernicious political virus was stopped. Barney Frank, for example, perhaps the sleaziest politician in American history, accused Bernie Sanders of McCarthyism a few months ago.
McCarthyism, of course, refers to Senator Joe McCarthy’s witch-hunt campaign to root out phantom communists from American government in the early 1950s. Everyone was terrified of him, Even President Eisenhower, shrank from rebuking McCarthy for his reckless behavior, which was nothing less than political terrorism.
But McCarthyism and Joe McCarthy himself did not last long after one man stood up to “Tail-gunner Joe,” McCarthy’s pejorative nickname. Here’s what happened.
Read full article by Richard Fossey at: Condemned to Debt….