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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

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

ed.ted.com/lessons/what-is-mccarthyism-and-how-did-it-happen-ellen-schrecker

Mar 8, 2017 ... In the 1950s, as part of a campaign to expose suspected Communists, thousands of individuals were aggressively investigated and questioned ...

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.youtube.com/watch/N35IugBYH04

Mar 14, 2017 ... View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-is-mccarthyism-and-how-did-it- happen-ellen-schreckerIn the 1950s, as part of a campaign to ...

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

53a. McCarthyism · The Atomic Era · McCarthy's Wheeling Speech · "Tail Gunner Joe" Shot Down · Blacklisting · Other Witch-Hunt Vic...

www.dictionary.com/browse/mccarthyism

Mccarthyism definition, the practice of making accusations of disloyalty, especially of pro-Communist activity, in many instances unsupported by proof or based ...

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

May 16, 2019 ... Along with the Army-McCarthy hearings, journalist Edward R. Murrow's exposés of McCarthyism played an important role in the senator's ...

www.history.com/topics/cold-war/red-scare

Feb 28, 2020 ... McCarthy, investigated allegations of subversive elements in the government and the Hollywood film industry. The climate of fear and repression ...