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www.britannica.com/topic/McCarthyism

Jan 13, 2021 ... McCarthyism, name given to the period of the 1950s when Senator Joseph McCarthy produced a series of investigations and hearings in an ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McCarthyism

During the McCarthy era, hundreds of Americans were accused of being " communists" or "communist sympathizers"; they became the subject of aggressive ...

millercenter.org/the-presidency/educational-resources/age-of-eisenhower/mcarthyism-red-scare

The era of McCarthyism was over. Ike had helped bring it to a bitter end. Senate Resolution 301 censured McCarthy for conduct that “tends to bring the ...

www.history.com/topics/cold-war/joseph-mccarthy

May 16, 2019 ... ... era's political culture. For many Americans, the most enduring symbol of this “ Red Scare” was Republican Senator Joseph R. McCarthy of ...

www.mtsu.edu/first-amendment/article/1061/mccarthyism

Nightmare in Red: The McCarthy Era in Perspective. New York: Oxford University Press, 1990. Herman, Arthur. Joseph McCarthy: Reexamining the Life and ...

www.ushistory.org/us/53a.asp

This speech set off an era of paranoia and accusation and propelled McCarthy into the national spotlight. Ladies and gentlemen, tonight as we celebrate the one  ...

www.trackedinamerica.org/timeline/mccarthy_era/intro

Era of Political Conformity and Loyalty. As World War II ended, Americans' fear of Germans and Japanese was transferred onto the communist Soviet Union.

www.oregonencyclopedia.org/articles/mccarthy_era

Mar 17, 2018 ... From the late 1940s to the mid-1950s, McCarthyism—the hunt for Communists in the government and public life, a period most closely associated ...

www.amnh.org/exhibitions/einstein/global-citizen

Einstein's views on other issues, including socialism, McCarthyism, and racism, were controversial—so controversial, in fact, that the U.S. ... The McCarthy Era.

www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2020/07/15/mccarthyism-is-back-this-time-its-woke

Jul 15, 2020 ... McCarthyism is the pejorative term liberals gave to the anti-communist crusades of 1950s-era Sen. Joseph McCarthy of Wisconsin. From his ...