April 1953
New Republic;4/6/53, Vol. 128 Issue 14, p5
Discusses features of U.S. Senator Joseph McCarthy's ways of administration. Destruction of respect for those in high designations; Legislative penetration of executive files; Propagation of unsubstantiated and unmitigated rumors.


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