Newstalgia Reference Room with a short essay delivered by Ayn Rand in 1971. She is introduced by NBC newsman Edwin Newman.
(John Rousselot of the John Birch Society - under every dashboard, at least one Communist) Forty-Six years ago the John Birch Society was going full steam, bringing the message of impending doom and Communist domination to the bewildered ears
(Tricky Dick - even early on) [media id=17590] When the Red Scare was picking up steam just after World War 2, then-Congressman Richard Nixon co-a
(Small town America 1950 - yes, it was different then) In addition to the vast array of interview shows that hit the airwaves from the 1930s on, th
(House Un-American Activities Hearings - no, they weren't trials . . much) As the hysteria over Communist infiltration of everything American reach
(Martin Dies, 1939 - managed to take the lunatic fringe to the lunatic edge) A few months ago I ran a piece on Martin Dies, and his infamous Dies C