The Red Scare Index for the Week of June 1-5: 219

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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 week, June 1-5, 2009:

TOTAL: 219
Socialism, Socialist, Socialistic: 94
Communism, Communist, Commnistic: 93
Marxism/Marxist: 15
Fascism, Fascist/s, Fascistic: 17

By Network:

CNN: 23
Socialism, Socialist/s, Socialistic: 2
Communism, Communist/s, Communistic: 15
Marxism, Marxist/s: 2
Fascism, Fascist/s, Fascistic: 4

CNN Headline News: 11
Socialism, Socialist/s, Socialistic: 2
Communism, Communist/s, Communistic: 7
Marxism, Marxist/s: 2
Fascism, Fascist/s, Fascistic: 0

Fox News Channel: 89
Socialism, Socialist/s, Socialistic: 35
Communism, Communist/s, Communistic: 33
Marxism, Marxist/s: 10
Fascism, Fascist/s, Fascistic: 11

Fox Business Network: 50
Socialism, Socialist/s, Socialistic: 38
Communism, Communist/s, Communistic: 12
Marxism, Marxist/s: 0
Fascism, Fascist/s, Fascistic: 0

MSNBC: 21
Socialism, Socialist/s, Socialistic: 10
Communism, Communist/s, Communistic: 8
Marxism, Marxist/s: 1
Fascism, Fascist/s, Fascistic: 2

CNBC: 25
Socialism, Socialist/s, Socialistic: 7
Communism, Communist/s, Communistic: 18
Marxism, Marxist/s: 0
Fascism, Fascist/s, Fascistic: 0

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

Network/Outlet
Fox News Channel, CNBC, MSNBC, CNN, CNN Headline News, Fox Business
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