Why is senator joseph mccarthy famous?
a) he ran against president truman in the 1948 election as the candidate of the anti-civil rights dixiecrat party.
b) he worked closely with both political parties and both houses of congress to pass the g. i. bill of rights.
c) he negotiated an agreement that established the state of israel in the british-controlled territory of palestine
d) he held congressional hearings that falsely accused hundreds of americans of alleged communist sympathies.
the correct answer is by starting and participating in the united nations. the un was the international peacekeeping organization formed directly after world war ii was called off. the soviet union created a buffer zone between itself and the western powers by taking over some western countries in europe.
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