A "Red Scare" is the promotion of fear of a potential rise of communism or radical
leftism. In the United States, the First Red Scare was about worker (socialist) ...
the Red Scare did not...
This fear was fed by the news media and politicians who portrayed the Soviets ...
of a comic book cover entitled "Is This Tomorrow: America Under Communism!
While fear of communism was common in the 1920s, the Cold War with the
USSR solidified America's collective distrust and fear of communism. Aspects of ...
As the Cold War between the Soviet Union and the United States intensified in
the late 1940s and early 1950s, ... (Communists were often referred to as “Reds”
for their allegiance to the red Soviet flag.) ... The climate of fear and repression
linked to the Red Scare finally began to ease by the late 1950s. ... Did You Know
Mar 13, 2012 ... Why is there a fear of the communist bogeyman? Isn't creating and ... 28 year old
– do you want America to look like Cuba? Than stop ...
Yet in the late 1940s and early 1950s, American fears of internal communist
subversion ... More importantly, many Americans who did not join the party
sympathized with what ... in the United States, it also sparked an anti-Communist
Following its success in World War II, the United States faced the future with a
sense of righteousness and confidence. The principal threat to U.S. security and
The animosity was cloaked in the divergent systems of government (ie
Communism vs .... USA feared such totalitarian state attitude will later develop as
I believe that for most Western Europeans and Americans, communism is an evil
totalitarian ... Politics of the United States of America · The United ... Do the
citizens of the US dislike, hate, or fear communism, as many did during the Cold
Communism was the antithesis to the West. It challenged some of the most
fundamental parts .... The general population in the United States fear
communism because they remember the Soviet Union and the Cold War. Nations
in Europe have ...