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McCarthyism - Wikipedia


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]


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 ...

Joseph R. McCarthy - Cold War - HISTORY.com


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  ...

McCarthyism | American history | Britannica.com


Sep 6, 2016 ... Joseph McCarthy produce a series of investigations and hearings during the 1950s ... For the next two years he was constantly in the spotlight, ...

Joseph McCarthy


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 ...

Timelines: McCarthyism - Investigating Power


Joseph McCarthy takes office as a Republican senator from Wisconsin.<sup>1</sup> In a ... “ For eighteen years [this country] had been run by New Dealers, Fair Dealers, ...

The Cold War Home Front: McCarthyism


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 ...

Arthur Miller | McCarthyism | American Masters | PBS


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

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Apr 24, 2012 ... Murrey Marder remembers his reporting for The Washington Post that helped to unmask Senator Joseph McCarthy. www.

Joseph McCarthy - United States History


During his first years in the senate, McCarthy voted along generally conservative lines, although he did not follow the Republican line. He worked against sugar ...

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


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 ...

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


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 ...

Tracked in America: McCarthy Era


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 ...