Harry Truman!. Post WWII…What now?. What to do with 12 million soldiers that are being cut to 1.5 million men?....unemployment… What about the Ladies in the workforce? Race in the Workforce (EX or. 8802…) War economy to consumer economy. 21 Point program.
Desegregates US Armed Forces, equal opportunity for all races, religions and nationalities.
- Republicans won 53% majority in Congress
He won 49.6% of the vote
Senator Joe McCarthy from WI gave a speech at Wheeling Virginia, Feb. 1950 claiming he had names of 57 known communists in the government.
His numbers changed with every speech.
He never released names or gave proof.
Germany (and Berlin) had been separated into 4 zones and governed by the Allied Control Council: USSR, USA, Britain and France
ACC splits after the USA, Britain and France create their own currency against Stalin’s wishes
Led to the counter organization: Warsaw Pact