BC: CausesRed ScareEffects * American fear of communist attack* Nuclear armes race * Russia’s fear of the American's atomic bomb* Popularization of fallout shelters * Russia’s dislike of capitalism* Duck and cover drills at schools * America’s refusal to share nuclear secrets* Rise and popularity of science fiction films * Russia’s expansion west into Eastern Europe + broken election promises* Foreign policy and military expansion * Russia’s fear of American attack* A greater interest in civil liberties * Russia’s need for a secure western border* A decline of Congress's role as a forum for interrogating private citizens * Russia’s aim of spreading world communism * Trumans dislike of Stalin
FC: American History 2 Cold War Fears By: Devin Ellis, Matt Collier, and Bryan Schutsman
1: This is a poster about a movie that came out during the Red Scare and it was called th Red Menace. This is an atomic bomb that was a cause to the Red Scare.
2: These pictures are pictures of The Hollywood Ten
3: Alger Hiss- Convicted of Communism
4: Ethel Rosenberg | Julius and Ethel Rosenberg
5: "I have here in my hand a list of two hundred and five people that were known to the Secretary of state as being members of the communist party and who nevertheless are still working and shaping the policy of the State department".
6: One month ago tonight we presented a report on Senator Joseph R. McCarthy. We labeled it as controversial. Most of that report consisted of words and pictures of the Senator. At that time we said if the Senator believes we have done violence to his words or pictures, if he desires to speak, to answer himself, an opportunity will be afforded him on this program.
7: Political Cartoon of the Red Scare