Anti-Communism in America.
Central Historical Question
What fears did America have about communism and how did they attempt to address those fears?
You will be assigned a specific topic below. You will use the links
below to learn about the topic and complete your graphic organizer. You
will then participate in a "speed date" activity where you will learn
from you fellow classmates about the other topics.
- How does it relate to communism?
- Does this contribute to the "fear" of communism? EXPLAIN
- How does it react to communism? EXPLAIN
The Abraham Lincoln Brigade
The National Negro Congress
Federal Loyalty-Security Program and loyalty oaths
Robin Hood and Communism
The Grapes of Wrath
Julius and Ethel Rosenberg
The “Hollywood Ten”
House Un-American Activities Committee
Internal Security Act of 1950
The Communist Control Act