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McCarthyism - the fight for America

Joseph McCarthy

McCarthyism - the fight for America

documented answers to questions asked by friend and foe.

by Joseph McCarthy

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Published by Arno Press in NewYork .
Written in English

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  • McCarthy, Joseph, -- 1908-1957.

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    First pub. New York: Devin-Adair, 1952.

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    Open LibraryOL14621124M

      His McCarthyism: The Fight For America even linked Communism to Hitler. Atlas wasn’t the only comic book company backing McCarthy. Prize Comics hired Simon and Kirby to revive their brand of patriotic violence with another star-chested super soldier. Accused of creating a bogus Red Scare and smearing countless innocent victims in a five-year reign of terror, Senator Joseph McCarthy is universally remembered as a demagogue, a bully, and a liar. History has judged him such a loathsome figure that even today, a half century after his death, his name remains synonymous with witch hunts. But that conventional image is all wrong, as veteran 5/5(6).

    The second Red Scare refers to the fear of communism that permeated American politics, culture, and society from the late s through the s, during the opening phases of the Cold War with the Soviet Union. This episode of political repression lasted longer and was more pervasive than the Red Scare that followed the Bolshevik Revolution and World War I. Popularly known as “McCarthyism.   "America, please read this book."-Glenn Beck "the greatest book since the Bible"-Ann Coulter, Creators Syndicate "It takes M. Stanton Evans's meticulous investigative journalism to show what Joe McCarthy's short stay on the national stage (a little under five years, from February to December ) really was about."Reviews:

    Ellen Schrecker, Many Are the Crimes: McCarthyism in America. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, pp. $ [paper]. Ellen Schrecker has produced a comprehensive survey of the public assault on Communism in America in the mid-twentieth century. This book goes in great detail, describing each and every issue regarding so-called McCarthyism and what was truly going on behind the scenes. After a while, you start to realize that the real definition of McCarthyism is the attempt to stop a man from exposing and eliminating mass government s:


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See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Straight from the middle of the Cold-War era, then-Senator Joe McCarthy outlines his mission to reclaim America from the threat of communism, offering /5(4).

Read this book on Questia. McCarthyism: The Fight for America by Joe McCarthy, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of McCarthyism:. McCarthyism - The Fight For America (by Senator Joe McCarthy) by Senator Joseph McCarthy. Publication date Topics mccarthy, mccarthyism, communism, americanism Collection opensource Language English.

Senator McCarthy's second, lesser-known book on Communism, media smears, and the like. Addeddate Identifier. McCarthyism book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. McCarthyism book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Start your review of McCarthyism: The Fight for America.

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The real McCarthyism went deeper in the American grain than most people wanted to admit The Republicans’ long, arid period out of office [twenty years, ended by the Eisenhower administration], accentuated by Truman’s defeat of Dewey, had permitted the out-party in its desperation, to accuse the leaders of the governing party of.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. published by Devin-Adair, New York. Description: viii, pages: illustrations ; 29 cm. McCarthyism: The Fight for America. Joseph McCarthy. Devin-Adair, - Allegiance - pages. 2 Reviews. From inside the book.

What people are saying - Write a review. User Review - Flag as inappropriate. Ann Coulter can tell you how honest and truthful Senator McCarthy was.5/5(2). Blacklisted by History: The Untold Story of Senator Joe McCarthy and His Fight Against America's Enemies is a book by author M.

Stanton Evans, who asserts that Joseph McCarthy was proper in making accusations of disloyalty, subversion, or treason within the US State Department and the US Army, showing proper regard for evidence (during a period in the late s and s known as. Blacklisted by History: The Untold Story of Senator Joe McCarthy and His Fight Against America's Enemies.

Crown Publishing. ISBN X. Haynes, John Earl (). Red Scare or Red Menace?: American Communism and Anti Communism in the Cold War Era.

Ivan R. Dee. ISBN Haynes, John Earl & Harvey Klehr (). History has Blacklisted by History: The Untold Story of Senator Joe McCarthy and His Fight Against America's Enemies In standard histories of the so-called "Red Scare" of the s, Sen. Joe McCarthy (R-Wis.) is depicted as a lying bully who falsely named helpless victims in the U.S.

State Department and other government bureaus as Communists. The book's great value is that it brings together recent work on McCarthyism and wonderfully illuminates the relationships between the component parts of that protean culture, and its own extensive original research enhances its authority.

It is a true work of : Princeton University Press. Discover librarian-selected research resources on McCarthyism from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more.

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Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Senator Joe McCarthy. This package includes the Following. A copy of McCarthyism: A Fight for America.

Some imperfections to the front cover but overall a very good copy. Three SIGNED letters from Senator McCarthy to two different gentlemen in Wisconsin on United States Senate stationary. McCarthyism, name given to the period of the s when Senator Joseph McCarthy produced a series of investigations and hearings in an effort to expose supposed communist infiltration of the U.S.

government. McCarthyism reached its peak and began its decline during the. "McCarthyism is Americanism with its sleeves rolled," McCarthy said in a speech, and later that year, he published a book titled McCarthyism: The Fight For America.

McCarthy sought to discredit his critics and political opponents by accusing them of being Communists or communist sympathizers. Communism, in simple terms, is an economic system designed to equally benefit everyone in the idea is that everyone contributes to the society and gets an equal share of property and goods.

Communist systems are generally controlled by dictators and totalitarian governments — think China, Cuba and North Korea. By the '50s, communism wasn't exactly a new worry for the United Author: Alia Hoyt.

McCarthyism is the political action of making accusations of disloyalty, subversion, or treason without proper regard for evidence. The term specifically describes activities associated with the.In the conflict between McCarthy and communists in the State Department and the media, we now see which side was used the methods the public associates with the term McCarthyism.

Reading this it became clear to me that the great evil that darkened the second half of the 20th Century stems from the defeat of this great hero of the people.Both Senator McCarthy's "McCarthyism, The Fight For America" and "America's Retreat From Victory," the story of George Catlett Marshall, are available from the Joseph R.

McCarthy Educational Foundation, Inc, South 65th Street, Milwaukee, WI, for $ each. A copy of the cassette tape from which this booklet was transcribed is.