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  2. Joseph McCarthy - Wikipedia

    Joseph Raymond McCarthy (November 14, 1908 – May 2, 1957) was an American politician who served as a Republican U.S. Senator from the state of Wisconsin from 1947 until his death in 1957. Beginning in 1950, McCarthy became the most visible public face of a period in the United States in which Cold War tensions fueled fears of widespread ...

  3. Joseph McCarthy (politicus) - Wikipedia

    Joseph Raymond (Joe) McCarthy (Grand Chute , 14 november 1908 – Bethesda (Maryland), 2 mei 1957) was een Amerikaans politicus van de Republikeinse Partij. Hij was van 1947 tot zijn dood in 1957 Senator voor Wisconsin .

  4. Joseph McCarthy - HISTORY

    The Fall of Joseph McCarthy During the late 1940s and early 1950s, the prospect of communist subversion at home and abroad seemed frighteningly real to many people in the United States.

  5. Joseph McCarthy – Wikipedia

    Joseph Raymond „Joe“ McCarthy (* 14.November 1908 in Grand Chute, Wisconsin; † 2. Mai 1957 in Bethesda, Maryland) war ein US-amerikanischer Politiker.Er gehörte der Republikanischen Partei an und wurde bekannt wegen seiner von 1950 bis 1954 dauernden Kampagne gegen eine angebliche Unterwanderung des Regierungsapparates der Vereinigten Staaten durch Kommunisten.

  6. McCarthyism | Definition, History, & Facts | Britannica

    McCarthyism, name given to the period of time in American history that saw U.S. Sen. Joseph McCarthy of Wisconsin produce a series of investigations and hearings during the 1950s in an effort to expose supposed communist infiltration of various areas of the U.S. government. The term has since become a byname for defamation of character or reputation by means of widely publicized indiscriminate ...

  7. McCarthy-Ära – WikipediaÄra

    McCarthy-Ära (auch McCarthyismus) bezeichnet einen Zeitabschnitt der jüngeren Geschichte der Vereinigten Staaten in der Anfangsphase des Kalten Krieges. Sie war durch einen lautstarken Antikommunismus und Verschwörungstheorien geprägt [1] und ist auch als Second Red Scare (deutsch „ Zweite Rote Angst “) bekannt.

  8. Joseph McCarthy - Wikipedia

    Joseph McCarthy divenne il volto più noto di questa intensa tendenza anticomunista, per averla espressa al Senato nell'esercizio del potere di inchiesta del sottocomitato di cui era presidente; di conseguenza, il termine maccartismo finì per individuare sia il periodo (all'incirca tra il 1950 e il 1955) sia le pratiche, identificate con il ...

  9. Joseph McCarthy - Life, Red Scare & Timeline - Biography

    Joseph McCarthy was born on November 14, 1908, near Appleton, Wisconsin. Excelling academically, McCarthy attended Marquette University in Milwaukee, where he was elected president of his law ...

  10. Senator McCarthy says communists are in State Department

    During a speech in Wheeling, West Virginia, Senator Joseph McCarthy (Republican-Wisconsin) claims that he has a list with the names of over 200 members of the Department of State that are “known ...

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