Wisconsin Senator Joseph McCarthy had a lackluster career – at least, that is, until he claimed the U.S. government was riddled with conspiratorial Communists. In this episode, Sarah and guest host Ben explore the hysteria-fueled rise of Joseph McCarthy.
Listen to the following podcasts.
Joseph McCarthy and the Red Scare - Part 1
Joseph McCarthy and the Red Scare - Part 2
Then, respond to the questions on the form located here.
This assignment will be worth 25 points towards a student's average.