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Q: What is McCarthyism or The Second Red Scare?
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When did the fear of Communism known as the Red Scare begin in the US?

Following the Bolshevist revolution the first 'Red Scare' was from 1919 through 1921 then the second 'Red Scare' (McCarthyism) followed after the Second World War 1947 to 1954 .

Does red scare mean the same as McCarthyism and did red scare include anti-communist persecutions?

No the Red Scare is not the same as McCarthyism. It was the term for the fear that Communism would take over America and the world. Anti-communist persecutions were a result of the Red Scare.

Where did McCarthyism start?

McCarthyism started in the United States during the era time frame of 1950 to 1956. A time frame that is sometimes called the Second Red Scare.

Why is the red scare like McCarthyism?


What phobia is the fear of communism?

Mccarthyism or the red scare

What factors contributed to the end of McCarthyism and the red scare?

my balls

Who did red scare target?

Suspected communists. Eventually, anyone was fair game for McCarthyism, the man who initiated the "Red Scare."

The red scare and McCarthyism were similar in that both?

Encouraged nativist ideas.

What were the 3 causes of the red scare?

McCarthyism, the sputnik, bolshevik revolution.

Who was target in the Second Red Scare or McCarthyism?

The targets of the Second Red Scare or McCarthyism were individuals suspected of being communists or sympathizers, as well as anyone seen as a threat to the perceived American way of life. Many people in various industries, including Hollywood, government, and academia, were accused of being "un-American" and faced investigations, public scrutiny, and blacklisting.

What is the black list from McCarthyism and the red scare of the 1950?

the red scare is when people where dying all over the world because of the anti- communist.

During the red scare many were accused of being communist even without evidence to prove it this was known as?

McCarthyism -Apex