Compare And Contrast Salem Witch Trials And Mccarthyism

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The Salem Witch Trials and the McCarthy-era hearings had some events in common. In the Salem Witch Trials the town was on the hunts for witches. Nobody was safe from the accusations. This is similar to the McCarthy-era hearings. In both Situations, if one person did not like the other, they could accuse them of either witch craft or being an undercover communist. In both cases, wild stories were told and the vast majority believed it.
In Salem, Massachusetts the Salem Witch Trials took place. The Witch trials were very similar to the McCarthy-era hearings. In both time periods, people were ostracized and outed if they were different. In the McCarthy-era hearings, people would be called a communist even if they denied it; in fact, if someone
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