USA key issue 1 p1

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RED SCARE:

- reaction in USA to Bolshevik Revolution, 1917

- Feared communism as they saw it taking over eastern europe; China (1949), Korea (1950)

Truman:

-Went along with popular anti-communism policy

-Talked about the enemy within, communists in USA plotting to take over

-Set up Federal Employee Loyalty Programme

FELP - Designed to Check Security risks of government workers

HUAC

- In 1947, the House Un-American Activities Committee set up to look into Communist infiltration in

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