McCarthyism Reborn

McCarthyism Reborn

McCarthyism is a shameful part of our history that cost many innocent people their livelihoods simply because they were suspected of being communist sympathizers. From 1950-1954, Senator Joseph McCarthy spearheaded a vicious campaign to root out communists in government and other institutions.  The word McCarthyism is used to describe the practice of undermining political opponents by leveling unfair and unsubstantiated…