Ch. 36 – The Cold War Begins. Economic Anxieties. Taft- Hartly Act – conservatives ban “closed shops” & institute anti- comminust pledge Union memberships begin decline in 50’s To deal with 15 million veterans returning GI Bill – pays for college for veterans
Satellite nations (Eastern bloc) – under control of Soviet Union
*Communism popularin many W. European nations after WWII.
*Both are alliances