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Skip to comments.Joe McCarthy Freedom Fighter
Posted on 12/09/2007 2:12:38 PM PST by Hal1950
A couple of years ago, I debated a professor from American University named John Doolittle who, prompted by me, admitted that Senator Joseph R. McCarthy, R-Wisconsin (1908-1957), may have exposed some real communists working in the federal government. But I saw the Edward R. Murrow broadcasts, Dr. Doolittle added. He was a bad man.
(Excerpt) Read more at aim.org ...
The presentation made by author M. Stanton Evans on his recent book,
“Blacklisted by History” about McCarthy can
by going to the URL below and clicking the red “Watch”
the right side of the page. That will give you the presentation in
Folks with dial-up (like me) will probably get decent audio and MTV-video-style
sequence of jerky stills for the video.
a good read
This was news to me. The Welch comments were pure theater. McCarthy revealed nothing that was not disclosed by Welch weeks earlier.
"..What Clooney's movie leaves out is that Welch himself had outed Fisher six weeks earlier.
Welch "had brought it up publicly in the New York Times," Evans tells AIM. "In the New York Times there was a big picture of Fred Fisher [with Welch saying] he had relieved him of the [Army/McCarthy] investigations because he [admitted] he had been a member of the National Lawyers Guild when Welch confronted him." Thus, says Evans, "Welch had done exactly what he was deploring McCarthy for doing.".."
“Forty questions and answers about Senator Joseph McCarthy”
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