TITLE

McCarthyism and the First Amendment

AUTHOR(S)
Sawtelle, Lynnda H.
PUB. DATE
January 1998
SOURCE
Cobblestone;Jan1998, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the speech delivered by Wisconsin Senator Joseph McCarthy in Wheeling, West Virginia on February 9, 1950. McCarthyism as a harmful campaign launched by his speech; Accusations made by McCarthy in his speech; Reaction of Maine Senator Margaret Chase Smith to McCarthy's speech.
ACCESSION #
397977

 

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