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  • Communist Leadership To The American People
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    Thesis: The "Red Scare" of the 1950's caused a massive movement for the people of that time period. I. Introduction II. The Basis of Communisim A. Communisim: Defined B. Political Aspects 1. Communist associations 2. Communist fears C. Physical Aspects 1. Incidents 2. Blacklisting. Propaganda A. Recruitment B. The "Red Scare" 1. Communist propaganda 2. Anti-communist defenses IV. Leaders in the movement-McCarthy A. Obsessions 1. The conspiracy 2. Focus on his campaign B. Accusations 1. Alger His...
  • Members Of The American Communist Party
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    Karl Marx, author of The Communist Manifesto and Das Kapital, was the originator of the political and economic theory of Scientific Socialism (modern Communism). Communism, by definition, is the complete control of major resources and the means of production by government, initially in the form of autocracy. In theory, under this system all would be equal; all would share in both work, according to their ability, and profit, according to need. According to Marx, the proletariat, or working class...
  • Red Scare After The War
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    Analysis of the Red Scare "The tumult and the shouting dies, The captains and the kings depart". -Kipling, The Recessional Mr. Kipling was wrong. War does not always end with the last cry on the battlefield. World War I certainly did not. After the war formally ended on November 18, 1918, there was an ideological war still going on in the US. An ideological war which prompted mass paranoia and caused, among many other things, what would be known as the Red Scare, which began in 1919 and ended in...
  • Red Scare
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    The Red Scare took place twice in American History. First in the period of 1919 to 1921 which was triggered by a Communist take over of Russia. The Red scare never really stopped since it's first appearance, but occurred again in the 1950's. It was a label given to the actions of legislation, race riots, and the hatred and persecution of revolutionary objectors during that period of time. After the war formally ended on November 18, 1918, there was an ideological war still going on in the US. It...
  • Ambassador To The Country Of Sarkhan
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    The Ugly American explained in graphic detail the reasons why American diplomacy was failing in Southeast Asia in the 1950's and the reasons why communism was succeeding. As a list of events for the struggle for influence in Asia, it caused quite a diplomatic rage. Its lessons seem urgent today because of what is going on in Central America and in the Middle East. Whether the foreign policy mistakes this book overstated have been corrected is an important question. The novel begins with the Hono...
  • Ambitious And Strongest Anti Communist Americans America
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    Poli Sci 2304 Prof. Linehan What Senator Joseph McCarthy has taught me about Politics, America and Myself. Senator Joseph McCarthy was one of the most relentless, ambitious, and strongest anti-Communist Americans America has ever seen. America in the state of panic it was in formed the House Un-American Activities Committee, which was overshadowed by McCarthy alone. His Allegations cost people their job, families, lively hood, and anything that mean anything to them. Joseph loved his country and...
  • American Communist Movement
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    World War I was finally over, however, there was a new threat to Americans. This threat was Communism, which was greatly feared by most. S. citizens. Communism is "a system of social and economic organization in which property is owned by the state or group, to be shared in common or to be distributed among members of the community equally or in proportion to their respective needs". In 1919, no more than one-tenth ofthe adult American population belonged to the newly formed Communist movement, ...
  • American Life During The Cold War
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    During World War II, American women filled the jobs that the departing soldiers were forced to leave. Without their labor, America's economy as well as the war effort would have completely shut down. Not only did women fill factory jobs making weapons and supplies for the war, but also became professionals. It was the first chance that women got to truly experience the workplace and see what they could actually accomplish without having to depend on their husbands. After the war ended however, w...
  • Cold War To The Soviet Communists
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    Since Joseph McCarthy's name has become synonymous with persecution and the suppression of dissent, is it accurate to describe the so-called 'Red Scare' as McCarthyism? What other factors were there to explain this intolerance? On the 29th of June 1940, The United States Congress passed the Alien Registration Act, making it illegal for anyone in the US to advocate, abet, or teach the desirability of overthrowing the government. The main aim of the Alien Registration Act was to weaken the America...
  • Relation To American Defeat And Communist Success
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    There are several reasons for American withdrawal from Vietnam in 1973 and I shall be discussing these in relation to American defeat and communist success. In this essay, I will be discussing American involvement in Vietnam and the differences in tactics between the American and Communist tactics. I shall also be exploring the communists success, the South Vietnamese government and the American homefront, and examining why it took so long for America to get out of the war. The first issue to be...

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