The 1966 BYU Student Spy Ring
- The Richard D. Poll and J. Kenneth Davies Cases: Politics and Religion at BYU during the Wilkinson Years. Bergera, Gary James // Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought;Spring2012, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p43
The article discusses the relationship between Ernest L. Wilkinson, former president of Brigham Young University (BYU), and faculty members Richard D. Poll and J. Kenneth Davies. Both faculty members had ideological disagreements with Wilkinson which affected their careers at BYU. Poll, a...
- Student Political Activism at Brigham Young University 1965-71. BERGERA, GARY JAMES // Utah Historical Quarterly;Winter2013, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p65
The article discusses student activism at Brigham Young University (BYU) between 1965 and 1971. The article discusses the political climate of BYU, its ownership by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS), and the conservative political beliefs of then-BYU president Ernest L....
- Prophet, Seer and Innovator. // Time;2/2/1970, Vol. 95 Issue 5, p53
An obituary for prophet, seer and innovator David O. McKay is presented.
- D-day in Mosinee. Weinberg, Carl R. // OAH Magazine of History;Oct2010, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p3
An editorial introduction to the October 2010 issue is presented discussing its central theme of anti-communist sentiment in the U.S. during the Cold War, highlighting the work of British author George Orwell, the Richard Nixon presidential administration, and a mock-communist takeover of...
- A View of the Pacific. // Time;12/21/1953, Vol. 62 Issue 25, p43
The article reports on the groundbreaking ceremony that was held by the members of the Mormon church or the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints led by their president David O. McKay for their 11th temple located in Los Angeles, California in mid-December 1953. The temple will feature...
- CULPABLE SCHOOL BOARDS. // America;3/29/1941, Vol. 64 Issue 25, p686
The author talks about the Communist party line in New York, identified through municipal colleges, but is still to be investigated by the Rapp-Coudert Committee. In the U.S., there were aliens who have been staying before the start of war who were subject to deportation. However, these aliens...
- "A Peace that is No Peace": The Cold War as Contemporary History. Suri, Jeremi // OAH Magazine of History;Oct2010, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p5
The article presents a foreword to the issue, discussing the political climate and discourse of the United States during the Cold War.
- No Conspiracy. White, David // History Today;Nov2013, Vol. 63 Issue 11, p66
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the letter to the editor by Nigel Jones, which appeared in the October 2013 issue about the anti-communism in the U.S. in the 1950s, McCarthyism, and U.S. President Ronald Reagan.
- Useful Idiots. Jones, Nigel // History Today;Oct2013, Vol. 63 Issue 10, p66
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the September 2013 article "In Focus" by Roger Hudson about American actors and the anti-communist movement in the U.S. during the 1950s.