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Best regards,MandyRE:Causesof theColdWarProfessor Jones 5/29/2016 6:27:27AMCold War propaganda tended todehumanize both sides to theother. Once people from bothcountries were able to see eachother as people...Cold War nomore. RE: Causes of theCold WarBrittney Yontz 5/28/2016 3:27:57 PMThe cold war was political and military tension that began after WW II that involved theWestern bloc that was the united stated and the Eastern bloc that was the soviet union.The two blocs had very different economic and political differences and the both wantedtheir beliefs to dominate and this is why the world fell into conflict once again after WWII.RE: Causesof the ColdWarProfessor Jones 5/29/2016 6:28:15 AMBoth were certainly different in many ways but as Amanda's post demonstratesthe people of both countries had a lot more in common. Hmmm...The Domestic Impact of theCold WarProfessor Jones 5/20/2016 12:38:17 PMWhile the Cold War was a foreign policy issue, it had significant impacts on the domestic situationin the US. In what ways did the Cold War shape politics in the US?
6/6/16, 10:39 PMTopic Print ViewPage 22 of 62(NEXT(3c3bee7f86e642b292f…scending&isViewSelected=False&checkedIds=&isPrntVwSortReq=FalseRE: The DomesticImpact of the ColdWarProfessor Jones 5/24/2016 6:15:10 AMHere is one of the better known episodes of the Cold War..the trial of accused spies, Juliusand Ethel Rosenberg. What are your thoughts about this case? Could the two havegotten a fair trial in in the climate of the Cold War and especially the Red Scare?The Rosenberg TrialRE: TheDomesticImpact ofthe Cold WarEmily Mahoney 5/25/2016 10:48:41 AMI do not feel that The Rosenberg's could have received a fair trial at thistime in the United States. The FBI produced several witnesses for theprosecution claiming the Julius Rosenberg had been involved in espionage,most of which were hearsay accounts and interactions. The defense only hadtwo witnesses, being the Rosenbergs themselves, whom pleaded the FifthAmendment right to not respond to questions about belonging to theCommunist party. This alone would have been considered damning evidenceand being that it was a crucially poor time to be a member of the Communistparty, or even considered one, pleading the Fifth Amendment instead of outright denying membership was perhaps a poor decision on the Rosenbergspart, or that of their defense attorney. Julius Rosenberg's apathetic position during trial also did not when him anysupporters. For Ethel Rosenberg, there was no solid evidence that she wasinvolved other than the fact that she was married to the man accused and alsohave invoked the Fifth Amendment right to deny membership of thecommunist party. Her brother's testimony indicating that she had "typed notesfrom Los Alamos"(Linder, 1951) was the only 'evidence' against her in the caseto find her a guilty party. Other than that, she denied any wrong doing. Bothbeing found guilty and sentenced to death, it certainly didn't help their imagewhen President Eisenhower did not grant their request for clemency. The