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John Edgar Hoover

.... Mitchell Palmer. As Palmer's assistant, Hoover directed the Palmer Raids against suspected radical communist aliens. When he was ....

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Immigrants Experience from 1847

.... The bombings in 1919 strengthened that fear. US Attorney General AM Palmer led a number of raids across the country, which rounded up suspected communists. ....

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Book Review on OVER HERE the first world war and American society

.... The social upheavals of what is now called "Red Summer" of 1919 are also described a€" steel and police strikes, race riots, Palmer raids, and the slow ....

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Expanding Culture in the West and East

.... Raids and invasions did not stop for many years. .... is known as his "great chivalrous episode" (Maurios 1937 p. 95) and the most "bloody and brutal" (Palmer 1976 p ....

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The American Preservation of J. Edgar Hoover

.... He hated Communists and tried to remove them from the country in "Palmer Raids¢ (Thompson 1). The Palmer Raids were named after the former US Attorney ....

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Salem Witchcraft Trials

.... Everyone contributed to the Red Scare. Palmer started the "Palmer raids¢. .... Even though Palmer's method seems cruel, the public applauded Palmer's raids (21). ....

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The Cultural Revolution of the 1920s

.... US Attorney-General Palmer planned a round up of communists. January 2, 1920, he ordered department raids on meeting halls and homes in thirty cities ....

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the red scare

.... the WWI. When the Palmer Raids began, its two main targets were the Communist Party, and the Communist Labor Party. In 1918, after ....

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Equal on all sides: black panthers in america

.... started by J. Edgar Hoover in 1919 by the request of US Attorney General A. Mitchell Palmer, infamously known for the Palmer Raids of the early 20th century. ....

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The Red Scare

.... the WWI. When the Palmer Raids began, its two main targets were the Communist Party, and the Communist Labor Party. In 1918, after ....

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The Roaring 20's and the 30's

.... that Americans retreated into a provincialism evidenced by the rise of the Ku Klux Klan, the anti radical hysteria of the Palmer raids, restrictive immigration ....

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HUAC -- AntiCommunism

.... taken. Lead by Attorney General Mitchell Palmer, raids were aimed at communist radicals, and more than 5,000 were arrested. With ....

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HUAC -- AntiCommunism

.... taken. Lead by Attorney General Mitchell Palmer, raids were aimed at communist radicals, and more than 5,000 were arrested. With ....

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Red Summer

.... Thus resulted in the Palmer Raids. This was a complete violation of US citizen's rights, which was used by the media to make communism an enemy. ....

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Red Scare

.... The Red Scare had also set off the Palmer Raids. .... After his raids had failed, Palmer warned the nation of a communist plan to overthrow the government. ....

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