Moyers has better historic video than I could find; Moyers is right on this issue. Rep. Allen West owes all Americans an apology for his rash and wrong remarks.
Bill Moyers Essay: The Ghost of McCarthyism
April 26, 2012
In this broadcast essay, Bill connects the disgraceful McCarthyism of the past to its modern resurgence in the comments of Rep. Allen West and others. Haven’t we learned this lesson already?
- Website for Moyers & Co. (lots of good video, plus transcripts)
- Politico on West’s remarks
- McCarthyism Reborn in Republican Pitched by Some as Romney Veep (themoderatevoice.com)
- McCarthyism: Was Senator Joe McCarthy Right or Wrong? (theconservativehillbilly.wordpress.com)
- Commentary: Bill Moyers – The Ghost Of Joe McCarthy Slithers Again (freeinternetpress.com)
- The ghost of McCarthyism alive in West (craigconsidinetcd.wordpress.com)
- McCarthyism: Was Senator Joe McCarthy Right or Wrong? (votingamerican.wordpress.com)
- 3/14-15 What was McCarthyism? (dohertyformodernus.wordpress.com) (This is a U.S. history class website)
Oh, grow up: The Wall of Shame, suckers who grant credence to Rep. West’s McCarthyist whine:
- Don’t Let the Organized Left’s Charges of “McCarthyism” Deter You – Allen West Is Right (nicedeb.wordpress.com) (What more can you say about a site who advertises it’s part of the “Moronosphere News Network?”)
- Cliff Kincaid at the misnamed Accuracy in Media