The Smith act made it illegal to advocate against the government. They did this to prevent the government to be over thrown. They were scared communism was going to take over the U.S.
November 25th, 1947
The Hollywood Ten was Blacklisting of Ten actors, and directors being accused of being communist. They forced to testify if they were communist, or not. Some of them were forced to serve jail time for being communist.
He was an American government official accused of spying for the soviet union. Then he was convicted for spying.
August 29th, 1949
Klaus Emil Julius Fuchs created the A-bomb for the Soviets. They created one to keep up the Americans just in case of n American attack. America didn't expect the Soviets gain control of the Atomic bomb so soon.
October 1st 1949
After the Chinese revolution China became a communist country. They became communist after Mao Zadong becomes defeats the nationalist party.
September 23, 1950
An act to protect america against any certain anti-american organizations. This passed this act to make sure any communism didn't spread to america
They American that were accused of giving away Atomic bomb secrets to the soviet union during WWII. They were later executed.
He spread the fear of communism in america. He started accusing people of spying and started anti-communism activities