Taylor Eve, Hour 1, Chapter 18
Infomation About Joseph Mccarthy
~McCarthy dropped out of grade school at the age fourteen, he returned to school to finish his studies in 1928, he attend Marquette University.
~ McCarthy was a court judge to begin his career but later quit to join the marines for World War II
~After his military career McCarthy then ran as the Republican candidate for the Wisconsin Senate where he used propaganda to win against his opponent, Robert La Follette.
~As the 2nd term on re- election, McCarthy who is anti-communist started to make America strongly dis like communists.
~Fear of communism became know as McCarthyism.
~Finally president Dwight D. Eisenhower, realized that McCarthy’s movement needed to be stopped.