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McCarthyism

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McCarthyism is the practice of making accusations of subversion or treason without proper regard for evidence. It also means "the practice of making unfair ...

McCarthyism [ushistory.org]

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"Are you now, or have you ever been, a member of the Communist party?" In the 1950s, thousands of Americans who toiled in the government, served in the ...

Arthur Miller | McCarthyism | American Masters | PBS

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Aug 23, 2006 ... While the House Un-American Activities Committee had been formed in 1938 as an anti-Communist organ, McCarthy's accusations heightened ...

Joseph R. McCarthy - Cold War - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Joseph R. McCarthy, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

Senator Joseph McCarthy, McCarthyism, and The - Cold War Museum

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Senator Joseph McCarthy, McCarthyism, and The Witch Hunt. On November 14, 1908, Joseph McCarthy was born into a Roman Catholic family as the fifth of ...

McCarthyism | American history | Britannica.com

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Sep 6, 2016 ... McCarthyism, name given to the period of time in American history that saw Wisconsin Sen. Joseph McCarthy produce a series of ...

McCarthy Era - American Museum of Natural History

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Einstein despaired over the effects of McCarthyism : "The current investigations are an incomparably greater danger to our society than those few Communists in  ...

McCarthyism | Define McCarthyism at Dictionary.com

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McCarthyism definition, the practice of making accusations of disloyalty, especially of pro-Communist activity, in many instances unsupported by proof or based ...

How McCarthyism Worked | HowStuffWorks

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McCarthyism is a political ploy that wields accusations and shame without significant evidence. Learn about Joseph McCarthy and his Cold War tactics.

Victims of McCarthyism

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A few of the people on McCarthy's list were actually spies for the Soviet Union. However, many of the listed suspects were merely left-leaning public figures, ...

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Mc·Car·thy·ism
[muh-kahr-thee-iz-uhm]
NOUN
1.
the practice of making accusations of disloyalty, especially of pro-Communist activity, in many instances unsupported by proof or based on slight, doubtful, or irrelevant evidence.
2.
the practice of making unfair allegations or using unfair investigative techniques, especially in order to restrict dissent or political criticism.
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