Tag: mccarthyism

  • Wittaker Chambers

    Wittaker Chambers

    Whittaker Chambers (1901-1961) was a significant figure in U.S. political history, particularly in the context of the early Cold War period. His claims of widespread Soviet espionage within the U.S. government helped to heighten fears of communism and set the stage for the Red Scare and McCarthyism of the 1950s. Chambers began his career as…

  • Senator Joseph McCarthy

    Senator Joseph McCarthy

    Living here in Wisconsin, I’m finding that history has a way of repeating itself. The players and names have been changed and then history goes on to repeat itself. Since 2016, the Democrats and their minions have been finding Russians as a cause for each and everything going on that they, the Democrats, find offensive…