HIST13 - Hot War & Cold War Thursday, April 30, 2009 12:05...

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Thursday, April 30, 2009 12:05 PM Lecture Topic: 1. Dystopian novels a. Opposite of utopian (perfect society) a. In 1932, Brave New World a.i. By Huxley a.i. a.i. Test tube babies a. In 1948, 1984 a.i. Eric Blair (George Orwell is penname) a.i. Big brother is watching you a.i. Society of complete surveillance a.i. No privacy whatsoever, freedom disappear a. In 1948, there was a Red Scare a.i. Senator McCarthy said he could prove that 150 federal workers were Communist a.i. Said he was a WWII hero, but he never was on a bomber, and had no evidence a.i. If you crossed McCarthy, he claimed you were a Communist and could destroy them a.i. Could never find a Communist working a.i. Everyone was afraid of McCarthy, until Murrow a.i.1. This news reporter reported during London bombing a.i.1. Had a program on Sunday nights call "See it Now" a.i.1.a. Like a "60 minutes" program a.i. 9 March 1954, Murrow devoted entire show on McCarthy and his life
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HIST13 - Hot War & Cold War Thursday, April 30, 2009 12:05...

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