The Red Scare Index: 38

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Here is today's daily Red Scare Index -- our search of CNN, CNN Headline News, Fox News Channel, Fox Business Network, MSNBC and CNBC for uses of the following terms: Socialism, Socialist, Socialists, Socialistic, Communism, Communist, Communists, Communistic, Marxism, Marxist, Marxists, Marxistic, Fascism, Fascist, Fascists and Fascistic.

Here are the numbers for last Friday, April 24, 2009:

TOTAL: 38
Socialism, Socialist, Socialistic: 25
Communism, Communist, Communistic: 6
Marxism/Marxist: 0
Fascism, Fascist/s, Fascistic: 7

By Network:

CNN: 13
Socialism, Socialist/s, Socialistic: 9
Communism, Communist/s, Communistic: 2
Marxism, Marxist/s: 0
Fascism, Fascist/s, Fascistic: 2

CNN Headline News: 0
Socialism, Socialist/s, Socialistic: 0
Communism, Communist/s, Communistic: 0
Marxism, Marxist/s: 0
Fascism, Fascist/s, Fascistic: 0

Fox News Channel: 7
Socialism, Socialist/s, Socialistic: 5
Communism, Communist/s, Communistic: 1
Marxism, Marxist/s: 0
Fascism, Fascist/s, Fascistic: 1

Fox Business Network: 4
Socialism, Socialist/s, Socialistic: 2
Communism, Communist/s, Communistic: 0
Marxism, Marxist/s: 0
Fascism, Fascist/s, Fascistic: 2

MSNBC: 13
Socialism, Socialist/s, Socialistic: 9
Communism, Communist/s, Communistic: 3
Marxism, Marxist/s: 0
Fascism, Fascist/s, Fascistic: 1

CNBC: 1
Socialism, Socialist/s, Socialistic: 0
Communism, Communist/s, Communistic: 0
Marxism, Marxist/s: 0
Fascism, Fascist/s, Fascistic: 1

The above numbers are the result of a TVeyes.com power search for these terms on these networks.

Network/Outlet
CNBC, MSNBC, CNN, CNN Headline News, Fox Business
Show/Publication
Fox News Network
Stories/Interests
Attacks on Barack Obama, Attacks on Progressives, Propaganda/Noise Machine
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