Clips, Edward R. Murrow vs. Joe McCarthy

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Title

Clips, Edward R. Murrow vs. Joe McCarthy

Subject

Joseph McCarthy

Description

A YouTube download of Edward R Murrow's critique of Senator Joseph McCarthy's hearings and anti-communism crusade. Broadcast March 9, 1954, Murrow's program, "See It Now" linked together McCarthy's own words and pictures in a critical analysis of the Senator's positions. The broadcast is attributed with breaking the McCarthy's grip on the national consciousness.

Clip length, 11:24

Creator

Originally aired, CBS television, March 9, 1954

Date

March 9, 1954

Format

Video, mp4

Language

English

Files

File Group

Citation

Originally aired, CBS television, March 9, 1954, “Clips, Edward R. Murrow vs. Joe McCarthy,” Omeka + Scripto, accessed September 23, 2017, http://scripto.org/omeka/items/show/8.

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  1. Edward R Murrow vs Joe McCarthy.mp4