McCarthyism & Red Scare
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McCarthyism & the Arts: Elia Kazan vs. Arthur Miller
The House Committee on Un-American Activities (HUAC) investigation of Hollywood left a bitter but highly creative legacy. This legacy was reflected in the work and relationship of Elia Kazan and Arthur Miller. Kazan and Miller were very close. K...
Glenn Beck & Obama: Is McCarthyism Ancient History?
Show students the following videos to prompt a discussion exploring the contemporary allegations of communist infiltration.Joseph...