Apr 27, 2016 ... Americans have largely forgotten the anti-Communist sentiment from decades
Once the United States no longer had to concentrate its efforts on winning World
War I, many Americans became afraid that communism might spread to the ...
In communist nations, people were not allowed to own land, follow their religious
beliefs, or speak and act freely. Americans were afraid that the Soviets would ...
In 1950, fewer than 50,000 Americans out of a total US population of 150 million
were members of the Communist Party. Yet in the late 1940s and early 1950s, ...
Dec 8, 2010 ... American History: Fear of Communism in 1920 Threatens Civil Rights. December
... Of course, most people were honestly afraid of revolution.
May 5, 2015 ... Because they have been brainwashed into believing it is evil. The reality is that
even ... Are many Americans still afraid of 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 ...
During the Cold War era many Americans were afraid that communists were on
the verge of taking over the U.S. government. Senator Joseph McCarthy was an ...
Take a crash course on the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC), a
group that investigated the "loyalty" of those suspected of having Communist ...
Jan 31, 2007 ... In 1948, Harry Truman had been America's leader for more than three ... The fear
of communism, real or imagined, threatened the American ...