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2. What was the name of Ed Murrow's TV show in which he challenged McCarthy on?

  • Anti-Communist TV
  • See It Now
  • The Ed Murrow Show
  • Today's News

3. Why was McCarthyism important?

  • Showed the anti-communist feeling in the USA
  • Showed hatred towards McCarthy
  • Made more people become communist

4. What did newspaper reports do?

  • Drew cartoons of him, portraying him to be an idiot who just wanted power
  • Challenged McCarthy's views
  • Made McCarthy look stupid

5. When did McCarthy begin his communist hysteria?

  • 1945
  • 1940
  • 1950
  • 1960


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