Tuesday, May 16, 2006

Joseph McCarthy, the (cautious) liberal




From the Here's-something-you-don't-hear-every-day file...

It takes him so long to get to the point that I almost wonder if he was hoping the reporter's recording machine would run out first. But Joe McCarthy was a senator from Wisconsin and there was a time when Wisconsin viewed itself as a very progressive state.

Joseph McCarthy speaks on Brown vs The Board of Education
(mp3)

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