It is difficult to estimate the number of victims of McCarthy. ... or present
connection of some kind with the Communist Party.
McCarthyism. ... McCarthy capitalized on national paranoia by proclaiming that
communist spies were omnipresent and that he was America's only salvation.
A few of the people on McCarthy's list were actually spies for the Soviet Union. ...
this act is "the most positive proof obtainable that the witness is Communist.".
Aug 23, 2006 ... While the House Un-American Activities Committee had been formed in 1938 as
an anti-Communist organ, McCarthy's accusations heightened ...
There is some dispute about the number of Communists McCarthy claimed to
have known about. Though advance copies of this speech distributed to the
The second Red Scare refers to the fear of communism that permeated American
... Subcommittee and McCarthy's Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations.
A brief biography, including a list of achievements and exposed communists.
Jan 28, 2013 ... Reckless accusations that the government was full of communists were ...
McCarthyism began well before Senator Joseph McCarthy arrived on ...
"I have never been a Communist," he said. "But if I were, I would not be ashamed
of it." Einstein despaired over the effects of McCarthyism : "The current ...
Sep 6, 2016 ... McCarthy's subsequent search for communists in the Central Intelligence Agency
, the State Department, and elsewhere made him an ...