Results of the War The Allied forces had crushed the German attempt to conquer Europe. The Nazi Party was disbanded and discredited; many of its key figures killed them- selves or fled to South America. Those captured in Europe were tried as war criminals. Germany ...
Anti-Communist Hysteria and McCarthyism The American desire to contain the spread of communism affected life at home. Any number of Americans belonged to the Comintern—the International Communist Party. The founding philosophy behind communism is simply ...