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...
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 ...
Historically, many Americans have feared communism. ... a fear-driven
movement known as the first Red Scare began to spread across the United
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
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
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!
Dec 8, 2010 ... The United States Constitution guarantees freedoms such as freedom of speech,
... actions took place because of American fears about the threat of communism.
... HARRY MONROE: In general, American workers did wait.
Jan 31, 2007 ... In 1948, Harry Truman had been America's leader for more than three years. ... It
did not, however, always support him. ... The fear of communism, real or
imagined, threatened the American legal tradition that a person is ...
I believe that for most Western Europeans and Americans, communism is an evil
totalitarian ... Politics and Government of the United States of America .... Do the
citizens of the US dislike, hate, or fear communism, as many did during the Cold ...
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