105 episodes

The History of the Cold War Podcast will cover the Cold War from the period of roughly 1945 to 1991 and the fall of the Soviet Union in bi-monthly instalments on the first and fifteenth. This Podcast will examine the Cold War from a number of different perspectives including political, diplomatic, cultural, ideological etc. This series is intended to be a grand narrative of the conflict exploring it from its early origins to its final moments and its effects on the world today. Please join us on this incredible journey as we reexamine the Cold War in light of new facts and new perspectives.

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The History of the Cold War Podcast The History of the Cold War Podcast

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The History of the Cold War Podcast will cover the Cold War from the period of roughly 1945 to 1991 and the fall of the Soviet Union in bi-monthly instalments on the first and fifteenth. This Podcast will examine the Cold War from a number of different perspectives including political, diplomatic, cultural, ideological etc. This series is intended to be a grand narrative of the conflict exploring it from its early origins to its final moments and its effects on the world today. Please join us on this incredible journey as we reexamine the Cold War in light of new facts and new perspectives.

Website: http://www.historyofthecoldwarpodcast.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/coldwarpodcast/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/ColdWarPodcast

    Episode 82 - Hollywood During The McCarthy Era

    Episode 82 - Hollywood During The McCarthy Era

    In this episode, we examine McCarthyism's effect on Hollywood and the media. We look at the HUAC hearings on Hollywood, the effects of the blacklists and labor relations leading up the hearings on Hollywood.

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    • 41 min
    Episode 81 - McCarthyism And The Major Trials Of The Period

    Episode 81 - McCarthyism And The Major Trials Of The Period

    In this episode, we examine two of the major trials of the period the Hiss hearings and trials and that of the Rosenbergs.

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    • 25 min
    Episode 80 - The Role Of Civil Society In Shaping McCarthyism

    Episode 80 - The Role Of Civil Society In Shaping McCarthyism

    In this episode we examine the role that civil society took in shaping McCarthyism. Examining how it affected peoples day to day lives and the social institutions behind the movement.

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    • 23 min
    Episode 79 - The Role Of Government In Shaping McCarthyism

    Episode 79 - The Role Of Government In Shaping McCarthyism

    In this episode, we look at the role of the American government both at the federal and local levels in shaping McCarthyism.

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    • 35 min
    Episode 78 - The Second Red Scare And The American Communist Party

    Episode 78 - The Second Red Scare And The American Communist Party

    In this episode, we examine the growth of Marxist parties in the United States and the role these parties played in the early Cold War and the US government's crackdown on the American Communist party during McCarthyism.

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    • 52 min
    Episode 77 - McCarthyism And The Second Red Scare

    Episode 77 - McCarthyism And The Second Red Scare

    In this episode, we outline Mccarthyism, talking about the movement's major players, events and consequences for the Cold War and the United States specifically.

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    • 20 min

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Cold War podcast

Brilliant podcast , this guy puts a huge amount of time and precision into each episode.
I couldn’t recommend this podcast enough and congratulations to the guy who makes it possible as it is absolutely amazing ALWAYS

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