In 1950 a largely unaccomplished lawmaker from Wisconsin, Senator Joe McCarthy, alleged that Commie sympathizers were infiltrating the U.S. Government and Hollywood. “Communist subversion!” was the claim; Red Scare, the aim. Televised hearings were held. Lives were ruined. No evidence of his accusations was found. McCarthyism, as it’s now known, is a blight in American history. On a good day [Read More]
Monte Wolverton is best known as a regular contributor to MAD Magazine. He is also the editor of The Plain Truth. magazine. He draws a weekly, editorial cartoon that is syndicated to newspapers around the world by Cagle Cartoons.