McCarthyism - 23:59 McCarthyism communist

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23:59 McCarthyism Term meaning n early 50’s campaign to accuse many of disloyalty and treason without  proper regard for evidence-led by HUAC and Senator McCarthy Direct connection to McCarthy rising a year before Russia got Abomb and China going  communist People wondered why these things happened McCarthy said it was because people in state department must be communist  sympathizers Led to blacklisting of Hollywood stars such as Howard Koch who wrote script for  “Casablanca” and Dalton Trumbo who wrote “Exodus” and “Spartacus” Committee on First Amendment defended Hollywood writers and actors accused. Led  by Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall McCarthyism proves Controversial Eventually he made so many accusations, that people began to see him as dangerous George Marshall accusations from McCarthy Eisenhower knew that McCarthy was making wild accusations without evidence
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  • Fall '08
  • gay men, lavender scare, George Marshall accusations, Wallis presidential campaign, Folk­Singer Pete Seeger, Washington government positions

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