Did Containment of Communism Work

Marvin Simmons

The development and impact of communism in China

Have you ever wondered what communism is? Communism is when there's a ruler with private property that tell you what to do. Countries like China are communist countries. Mao Zedong was born in 1893 and was considered the father of communism. During the long march, the communist didn't play very well using the guerilla warfare develop by Mao Zedong. The great leap forward was also ruled by Mao Zedong and it was to modernize China's economy. Mao Zedong did w The great leap forward failed so Mao Zedong launched the cultural revolution in 1966 to get people to believe in his saying. People didn't like his saying so people went to Tiananmen Square and protested to stop communism. Issues all connected because mostly Mao Zedong caused all of this.
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Information on the Korean War and the United Sates Involvement

One main event that happened in the Korean war was that the state Korea divided at the 38th parallel. An important person was Douglas c MacArthur who command allies in Southwest North Korea wanted to unite all of Korea under Communist rule. In less than a week south Korea capital Seoul fell to North Korea which made The United Nation and united states sided with South Korea. What the United States did was entered the war with South Korea. Finally in July 1953 the Korean war came to a end. Communist really didn't spread to other countries.
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Information on the Vietnam War and the United states Involvement

Vietnam divided at the 17th parallel. On the North side of Vietnam was the communist government Ho Chi Minh and his communist forces ran the government. On the South side of Vietnam the non communist government president Ngo Dinh Diem was in control. The united states supported South Vietnam while Soviet Union supported North Vietnam. The reason why United Stated got involved because they thought it was a way to prevent Communism. The United stated made communism only contain in some countries.
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Did Containment of Communism Work

I think it worked because it only stayed in a few countries. A lot of countries were communist first but after the war they stop being communist.