McCarthyism

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HUAC investigates Hollywood 10

October 27, 1947

ARA used to arrest communist party leaders

October, 1949

McCarthy makes "205" communists speech

February 9, 1950

"Red Channels" published

June, 1950

Edward Dmytryk, one of the Hollywood 10, gives evidence to the HUAC

25 April 1951

First print accusations of homosexualitu leveled against McCarthy

October 25, 1952

Eisenhower wins presidency

November, 1952

Nixon makes anti-McCarthy speech

4 March 1954

McCarthy humiliated at army hearings

June 9 1954

McCarthy censured by senate

2 December 1954

McCarthy dies

2 May 1957