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

May 16, 2019 ... McCarthy's accusations were so intimidating that few people dared to speak out against him. ... Joseph McCarthy and the Rise of McCarthyism.

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

McCarthyism is the practice of making accusations of subversion or treason, especially when related to communism, without any proper regard for evidence. The term refers to U.S. ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_McCarthy

The term "McCarthyism", coined in 1950 in reference to McCarthy's practices, was soon applied to similar anti-communist activities. Today, the term is used more&nbs...

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

The paranoia about the internal Communist threat—what we call the Red Scare —reached a fever pitch between 1950 and 1954, when Senator Joe McCarthy of  ...

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

McCarthyism was a term coined to describe activities associated with Republican senator Joseph R. McCarthy of Wisconsin. He served in the Senate from 1947 to  ...

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

McCarthy's Wheeling Speech. Senator Joe McCarthy and chief counsel Roy Cohn interrogating suspected communists. At a speech in Wheeling, West Virginia ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/history/joseph-mccarthys-downfall-was-accusing-the

Joseph McCarthy's Downfall Was Accusing the Army of Communism. In mid- 1954, a riveted nation watched Senator Joseph McCarthy accuse the U.S. Army of ...

www.eisenhowerlibrary.gov/research/online-documents/mccarthyism-red-scare

Senator Joseph R. McCarthy was a little-known junior senator from Wisconsin until February 1950 when he claimed to possess a list of 205 card-carrying ...

www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/five-myths/five-myths-mccarthyism-joe-mccarthy/2020/07/17/7f063970-c77c-11ea-b037-f9711f89ee46_story.html

Jul 17, 2020 ... McCarthy anointed himself “Tail Gunner Joe” during his 1944 run for the U.S. Senate from Wisconsin — casting himself as a World War II warrior ...