Letters, Jul. 13, 1953

Myth or Menace?

Sir:

I was a little disappointed to find [TIME, June 29] that only 22% of the U.S. public agrees with me that Joe McCarthy does more good than harm (which is more than I can say for a few other Congressmen). McCarthy is ... the only man to fight Communism with a little of the fanaticism that Communists themselves display.

Our "liberal" journalists and politicians have proven easy pickings in the Red plan to calm this country into apathy against their infiltration tactics. They don't seem to realize that we must soil...

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