American Experience

Joseph McCarthy: Senator of Anti-Communism

Clip: Season 32 Episode 1 | 1m 6s

In February 1950, McCarthy gave a Lincoln Day address in Wheeling, West Virginia. He claimed that over 200 communists held jobs at the State Department.

Aired: 01/06/20

Rating: NR

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