Dwight D. Eisenhower and Civil Rights Act Essay

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Cold War
United Nations
Chiang Kai-Shek
Mao Zedong
“China Lobby”
Containment Doctrine
George Kennan
Marshall Plan
National Security Act of 1947
Central Intelligence Agency
NATO
Berlin Airlift
Warsaw Pact
NSC-68
Servicemen’s Readjustment Act – 1944 GI Bill
Coal Strike – 1946
Fair Deal
Labor Management Relations Act – 1947
Progressive Party
Thomas Dewey
Korean War
Gen. Douglas Mac Arthur
HUAC
The Hollywood 10
Alger Hiss
Whittaker Chambers
Richard Nixon
J. Edgar Hoover
Klaus Fuchs
Julius and Ethel Rosenberg
Joseph McCarthy
Red Scare
Adlai Stevenson
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Sputnik
NASA
National Defense Education Act
John Foster Dulles
“Massive Retaliation”
“Brinkmanship”
Shah of Iran Gammel Abdel
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