Posts tagged "mccarthyism"
The Last Twentieth Century Book Club: The Making of a Moonie

The Last Twentieth Century Book Club: The Making of a Moonie

This is the final installment of "The Last Twentieth Century Book Club," Don Jolly's monthly column exploring religious ephemera.
The Last Twentieth Century Book Club: Our Glorious Brothers

The Last Twentieth Century Book Club: Our Glorious Brothers

"The Last Twentieth Century Book Club" is an ongoing monthly column exploring religious ephemera by Don Jolly.

Who You Calling a Terrorist?

In Peter King's world, the battle has only two sides and only one winning strategy. by Amy Levin and Abby Ohlheiser  Lately media outlets have been telling us what Americans believe, from how much we think we should be taxed, to how much we like Muslims. Even how (much) we believe in God. What Pew or...

New McCarthy Era?

Despite disastrous ratings declines, Glenn Beck continues to be hard to ignore.  Lately he's taken to "red-baiting" the president, as Media Matters and others report.  Since the rise of the Tea Party and Beck's history professorship -- but since the election really -- commentators have been asking what's behind the Right's demonization...