The most well-known red scare was also known as "McCarthyism," after the US senator who stirred up anti-communist ideas in the 1940's.
The Palmer Raids lead by General A. Mitchell Palmer, arrested anarchists and deported radical leftists from the United States.
Nativism caused native people to discriminate against immigrants
Ku Klux Klan
After the civil war, an organization KKK formed to suppress the newly power of blacks in the North.
Prohibition made selling and consuming alcohol illegal.
Most of the alcohol during the prohibition were sold and consumed in speakeasies.
Flappers were fashionable young women who changed the view of women during the 1920s
Art Deco is an elegant style of art which began as a Modernist reaction against the Art Nouveau style
The Model T made motor vehicles affordable to the middle class
Harlem Renaissance was the time of the african american culture spotlight in music, art, and dance.
Back to Africa Movement
Marcus Garvey created the Back to Africa Movement
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is an African-American civil rights organization in the United States
Jazz was born and originated from New Orleans and was a movement for African American culture.
Stock Market Crash
The stock market crash caused the great depression of the 1920s
Hawley Smoot Tariff
Hawley–Smoot Tariff, was an act sponsored by Senator Reed Smoot and Representative Willis C.Hawley and signed into law on June 17, 1930, that raised U.S. tariffs on over 20,000 imported goods to record levels.
The Dust Bowl was the name given to the Great Plains region devastated by drought in 1930s depression-ridden America.
An okie was a native born in Oklahoma
The bonus army were a group of 12,000 World War I veterans who massed in Washington,D.C., the summer of 1932 to induce Congress to appropriate moneysfor the payment of bonus certificates granted in 1924.
bank holiday is a public holiday in the United Kingdom, some Commonwealth countries, other European countries such as Switzerland, and a colloquialism for a public holiday in Ireland.
A fireside chat was an informal radio or television address by a politician
One Hundred Days
One Hundred Days was time of tumultuous change when a flood of legislation swept away venerable market p ractices and gave the American economic system a new contour.
The new deal improved conditions for persons suffering in the Great Depression
"Al" Capone was an American gangster who attained fame during the Prohibition era as the co-founder and boss of the Chicago Outfit.
Warren Gamaliel Harding was the 29th President of the United States
Herbert Hoover was the 31st President of the United States
Marcus Garvey started the Back to Africa Movement
Zora Neale Hurston
Zora is best known for her 1937 novel Their Eyes Were Watching God
Langston Hughes was a famous american poet and writer
Franklin D Roosevelt
Franklin D Roosevelt signed the Meat Inspection Act
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt was an American politician, diplomat, and activist