Post War America

aka the birth of Pleasantville

The trial and conviction of the Rosenbergs gave a very real example of the types of espionage Americans feared during the Cold War and increased American concerns about the Reds.
The Nuremberg Trials helped to finally put the turmoil and devastation of the war to rest. However, there was some general skepticism over the haziness of the convictions. Many leading Nazis were left out of the trials after escaping to South America.