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“Oppenheimer’s” Omissions: Trifling or Consequential?

MONDAY, JULY 31, 2023

The line between investigating and persecuting is a very fine one, and the junior senator from Wisconsin has stepped over it repeatedly…. We must not confuse dissent with disloyalty. We must remember always that accusation is not proof and that conviction depends upon evidence and due process of law.

We will not walk in fear, one of another…. We are not descended from fearful men — not from men who feared to write, to speak, to associate, and to defend causes that were, for the moment, unpopular…. We cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home.
Edward R. Murrow, See It Now [1954]


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Uncle Sam, Nuclear Polluter
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