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McCarthyism

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McCarthyism is the practice of making accusations of subversion or treason without proper ..... In less than a year, McCarthy was censured by the Senate and his position as a prominent force in anti...

McCarthyism [ushistory.org]

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McCarthyism. ... Five years after a world war has been won, men's hearts should anticipate a long peace, and men's minds should be free from the heavy weight ...

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

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Despite being a Democrat early in his political years, he quickly switched into the Republican Party after being overlooked as a candidate in the Democratic ...

Victims of McCarthyism

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A few of the people on McCarthy's list were actually spies for the Soviet Union. ... asked extremely detailed questions involving what the person did 10 years ago.

Joseph McCarthy - U.S. Representative - Biography.com

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May 18, 2015 ... After high school, McCarthy attended Marquette University in Milwaukee, where he was elected president of his law school class. A few years ...

McCarthyism Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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And it was to continue for several years after he self-destructed before the nation's television viewers at the Army-McCarthy hearings in the spring of 1954. There ...

Joseph McCarthy

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Joseph McCarthy was a relatively unknown senator from Wisconsin nearing the ... His four-year witch-hunt for Communists in the U.S. government affected the ...

Arthur Miller | McCarthyism | American Masters | PBS

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Aug 23, 2006 ... Throughout the 1940s and 1950s America was overwhelmed with concerns about the threat of communism growing in Eastern Europe and ...

The Cold War Home Front: McCarthyism

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Jan 28, 2013 ... Shortly after WWII a phenomenon known as McCarthyism began to ..... In 1948, after only 2 years in power, they had lost their majorities in the ...

McCarthyism, Red Scare, and Domestic Subversion - Discover the ...

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McCarthyism” has become synonymous with reckless opportunism, cruel and ... Julius and Ethel Rosenberg were convicted in 1951 (and executed two years ...

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Joseph R. McCarthy - Cold War - HISTORY.com

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Senator McCarthy spent almost five years trying in vain to expose communists and other left-wing “loyalty risks” in the U.S. government. In the hyper-suspicious  ...

McCarthy Army hearings begin - Apr 22, 1954 - HISTORY.com

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On this day in History, McCarthy Army hearings begin on Apr 22, 1954. ... as “ communist sympathizers” to keep his own name in the headlines for years. By 1954 ...

Tracked in America: McCarthy Era

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Joseph McCarthy (R-Wis.) makes a speech in Wheeling, W.Va., falsely claiming that the State Department employs 205 known communists. Also that year, the ...