A "Red Scare" is the promotion of fear of a potential rise of communism or radical
leftism. In the ... Although both anarchists and Communists were suspected as
being responsible for the b...
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 ...
May 5, 2015 ... Because they have been brainwashed into believing it is evil. The reality is that
even ... The educational system was better, crime was lower, jobs were
completely secure, a comfortable retirement was assured, the cost of living ...
Without getting into the capitalist/communist debate (i''m in the middle
somewhere), I think a ... We were scared of communists, alright. (And they were
scared of ...
Dec 8, 2010 ... American History: Fear of Communism in 1920 Threatens Civil Rights ... Of
course, most people were honestly afraid of revolution. ... But as quickly as the
Red Scare swept across the country so, too, did it end in nineteen ...
Oct 14, 2012 ... Why were/are we so scared of communism spreading? How could it spread with
our government and the American people wanting it to?
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, ...
Apr 27, 2016 ... Americans have largely forgotten the anti-Communist sentiment from ... During
the April Democratic primary debate, the candidates were asked ...
While fear of communism was common in the 1920s, the Cold War with the
USSR ... Communist parties were becoming more popular, and many labor
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 ...