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McCarthyism, Red Scare, and Domestic Subversion - Discover the Networks

Welcome to Discover the Networks. This website describes the networks and agendas of the political Left. The database is divided into 9 major sections
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This article mentions both McCarthy's rise to power and the affect he had on society. This article explains how McCarthyism still is affecting how people behave. 

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McCarthyism & Red Scare Timeline of Important Dates

McCarthyism & Red Scare timeline.Key US History events and dates...

Via Mandi McIntosh
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This shows a timeline of events during the Red Scare and the era of McCarthyism. It helps put everything into a chronological context. I always find it easier to understand events once I understand the order. This helps put a visual to the dates stated in other articles.

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Obama's abuse of the Espionage Act is modern-day McCarthyism

Obama's abuse of the Espionage Act is modern-day McCarthyism | McCarthyism | Scoop.it
John Kiriakou: Shame on this president for persecuting whistleblowers with a legal relic, while administration officials leak with impunity
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This article explains how McCarthyism is still around today. While the face of it may have changed, this article points out how we still are quick to charge without the necessary evidence. The author mentions how it is now a fear of terrorism that McCarthyism surrounds, not communism. 

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This image shows the false sense of hysteria that was around thanks to McCarthyism. McCarthyism was greatly influenced by the red scare in the United States. This image shows how even though they had 'good intentions' they did not do the research or find the evidence to conclude that there was always a reasonable threat. 

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▶ A Short Video Explaining McCarthyism - YouTube

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This video explained the background and some history of McCarthyism very simply. It helped me understand McCarthyism and gave a good background for research. It also mentioned the outcomes of McCarthyism. 

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McCarthyism Slide Show

McCarthyism The Rise and Fall of Joseph McCarthy
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This slideshow presents McCarthyism through the rise and fall of Joseph McCarthy. It had some fun bits of information that I had not seen in other articles. The slideshow format helped to organize the different sections of his life and work making it easier to understand. 

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McCarthyism in Ten Minutes

A short, broad based lecture on McCarthyism and the Red Scare that developed in Post World War Two American political and social life. Topics include Joseph ...
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This short lecture gave a good summary of the events that lead to McCarthyism. It also talked about some key events during the McCarthyism era. The speaker in the video is very clear and interesting to listen to. He made the topics a lot more animated which was helpful. There is a lot of good information in this video if you pay attention.

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Red Scare - Cold War

Red Scare - Cold War | McCarthyism | Scoop.it
Find out more about the history of Red Scare, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com
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This article explains the relationship between the red scare and McCarthyism. It also mentions some events that are key points in the history of McCarthyism. 

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Rosenberg Trial

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This link provides an example of McCarthyism in the United States. It explains how the Rosenberg couple were found guilty with limited evidence against them. 

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McCarthyism

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I found this link to be helpful with a general understanding for what McCarthyism is. It mentions McCarthyism from its origin to the decline and its repercussions. 

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