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NYTimes: Switching Enemies - Communism & Terrorism 1981-2009

This is a visualization of the frequency of the words 'communism' (bottom) and 'terrorism' (top) in New York Times articles since 1981.

 

The yellow bars indicate the occurences that were on the front page - dimmer yellow bars give a picture of where in the paper the word was found.

 

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Taken on February 11, 2009