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McCarthyism: DIGITAL

Keywords

Some keywords to help you out.

.  "joseph mccarthy" / mccarthyism

.  conspiracy

.  reds / "red scare"

.  "hollywood blacklist"

.  "black list"

.  "hollywood ten"

.  "edward r. morrow"

.  anti-communism

.  "political cartoons"

.  "the crucible"

. "foreign policy"

. huac / "house committee on un-american activities"


Don't forget, you can combine them with Boolean operators.

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Web Links & Primary Sources

1. Prelude to McCarthyism: The making of a blacklist
    (newspaper article, 1947)



2. Telegram from Senator Joseph McCarthy to President Harry S. Truman
    (primary source - bottom of page)



3. June 9, 1954: "Have you no sense of decency"?
    (US Senate)


4. McCarthyism, Korea and the Cold War
    (Wisconsin Historical Society)




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McCarthyism: Looking for Communists (3 min 28 sec)

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