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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...

Tennessee 4 Me - Dig Deeper: Why did Americans fear communism?

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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 ...

What Are the Causes of Fear of Communism in the US? | The ...

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For Americans during the Cold War, communism stood for the Soviet Union and ... while the most noteworthy historical examples of it were the Red Scare after ...

Why are Americans so afraid of communism? - Quora

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May 5, 2015 ... The reality is that even to this day a huge perccentage of Russians would gladly go back to Communism if they were given a choice. Their lives ...

American History: Fear of Communism in 1920 Threatens Civil Rights

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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 ...

Anti-Communism in the 1950s | The Gilder Lehrman Institute of ...

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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, ...

U.S. Fears of Communism - The Herbert Hoover Presidential Library ...

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The Korean War also brought down a reigning American military hero, and ... Because of the fear of Communism, America faced its first humbling military defeat. ... During the conflict, 3-4 million Vietnamese were killed, in addition to 1½ -2 ...

How did a fear of communism affect Americans ... - Prentice Hall

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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 ...

Why are Americans afraid of communism - Answers.com

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There are really three ansers to that. Most Americans value three things: The right to free ... There are many reasons why America was so scared of Communism: ... Why were whites in Mississippi afraid of African American voting rights?

The Red Scare in the 1920 - History Learning Site

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The so-called “Red Scare” refers to the fear of communism in the USA during the ... However many Americans were scared of the communists especially as they ...

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Communism - Ohio History Central

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May 23, 2013 ... Historically, many Americans have feared communism. ... many Americans became afraid that communism might spread to the United States ...

Red Scare - Cold War - HISTORY.com

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(Communists were often referred to as “Reds” for their allegiance to the red Soviet ... they were sufficiently loyal to the government, and the House Un- American ...

American History: America's Fear of Communism in 1920 Becomes ...

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America's Fear of Communism in 1920 Becomes a Threat to Rights ... Of course, most people were honestly afraid of revolution. They did not trust ... But as quickly as the Red Scare swept across the country so, too, did it end in 1920. In just a ...