The cold war

The Cold War

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    HUACHouse Committee on Un-American Activities (HUAC). It's a Congressional committee that held hearings on the film and entertainment industries in 1938, 1947, 1951-52, 1953-55, and 1957-58
  • CIA

    Secrets of Victory
    CIA (Central Intelligence Agency) collects intelligence information and takes part is secret action against foreign targets
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    Yalta Conference

    It's a meeting between Franklin Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and Joseph Stalin to reach agreement on what to do with Germany after World War II.
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    Potsdam Conference

    It's a meeting among leaders of the allies near the end of World War II.
  • Creation of The United Nations

    Creation of The United Nations
    History of the United NationsThe name "United Nations", coined by United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt was first used in the Declaration by United Nations of 1 January 1942, during the Second World War, when representatives of 26 nations pledged their Governments to continue fighting together against the Axis Powers.
  • Truman Doctrine

    Truman Doctrine
    President Truman's pledge to provide economic and military aid to countries threatened by communism.
  • Marshall Plan

    Marshall Plan
    Plan for the reconstruction of europe after World War II; announced by the U.S. Secretary of State George C. Marshall
  • North Korea

    North Korea
    It is the date when North Korea beginning communist.
    Today, this country still be a communist country.
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    Red Scare

    America's fear about communism from both inside and outside.
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    Berlin Airlift

    A program in which the U.S. and Britain shipped supplies by air to west Berlin during a soviet Blokade of all routes to the city
  • NATO

    (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) it was an international defence alliance against communism.
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    Chinese Revolution

    The Chinese Revolution in 1949 refers to the final stage of military conflict (1948–1952) in the Chinese Civil War. In some anti-revisionist communist media and historiography, as well as the official media of the Communist Party of China, this period is known as the War of Liberation.
  • Hollywood 10

    Hollywood 10
    Hollywood writers and dierectors who were thought to be radicals and called before HUAC; they refused to cooperate and were sentenced to short prison.
  • Nuclear Arms Race

    Nuclear Arms Race
    In the 1950's, The Arms Race became the focus of the Cold War.
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    Mc Carthyism

    He was a senator from Wisconsin which accused as many as 57 people who worked for the State Department that were known communist.
  • Hydrogen Bomb

    Hydrogen Bomb
    During the Arms Race focus of the Cold War. America tested the first Hydrogen (or thermo-nuclear) bomb in 1952, beating the Russians in the creation of the "Super Bomb" tested the 1st of november 1952.
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    Cuban Revolution

    The Cuban Revolution was an armed revolt by Fidel Castro's 26th of July Movement against the regime of Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista.
  • The Warsaw Pact

    The Warsaw Pact
    A military alliance of the Soviet-domination countries of eastern europe.
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    Vietnam War

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    Space Race
    It was the competition between the U.S. and the Soviet Union for who was going to have the best space technologie.
  • Sputnik

    The first artificial satellite; launched by the Soviets
  • Creation of The NASA

    Creation of The NASA
    (National Aeronautics and Space Administration). It is an agency in charge of the U.S. programs for exploring outer space.
  • U-2 Crisis

    U-2 Crisis
    U2 Crisis
    A high-altitude American photographic reconnaissance aircraft, a Lockheed U-2, was shot down over the Soviet Union and the pilot, Gary Powers, was taken prisoner.
  • Bay of Pigs

    Bay of Pigs
    It was the failed attempt of Cuban exiles backed by the U.S. to overthrow the Cuban socialist government of Fidel Castro.
  • Cuban missile Crisis

    Cuban missile Crisis
    Confrontation between the U.S. and the Soviet Union over Soviet missiles in Cuba.
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    President Nixon's plan to end the Vietnam war that involved turning over the fighting to the south vietnam while U.S. troops gradually pulled out.
  • Tet Offensive

    Tet Offensive
    It was a series of mojor attacks launched by communist forces in South Vietnam.