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Unformatted text preview: into all they worried about. I think that McCarthy took advantage of the United States citizens by supplying them with false hope that he could make them safer from the communist in this country. He used this fear to propel himself and his people into higher positions in the government. McCarthy to me was nothing but a liar and a user and the father of panic when it comes to America and other countries citizens. For example look at how people reacted to all people who were of Arabic decent after September 11 th . This is the same fear that McCarthy fed into to get him where he wanted to be. References McCarthyism. (n.d.). Dictionary.com Unabridged. Retrieved May 12, 2011, from Dictionary.com website: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/mccarthyism Davidson, J. (Ed.). (2006). Nation of nations: A concise narrative of the American republic (4 th ed., Vol. 2). New York: McGraw-Hill....
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This note was uploaded on 07/30/2011 for the course HIS 135 taught by Professor Runyon during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
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