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this is a discussion within the NOLA Community Forum; In the 1950s, when Wisconsin?s U.S. Sen. Joe McCarthy convened hearings to root out Communists and their sympathizers from government, the military, the media and the entertainment industry, the term ?fellow traveler? came into vogue. As used by McCarthy and ...

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Bobby Jindal, fellow traveler

In the 1950s, when Wisconsin?s U.S. Sen. Joe McCarthy convened hearings to root out Communists and their sympathizers from government, the military, the media and the entertainment industry, the term ?fellow traveler? came into vogue. As used by McCarthy and his fellow demagogues, it described someone they suspected was sympathetic to Communist goals without actually joining the Communist Party.? [ Read more ]

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