the crucible
Updated: 2/18/2020
the crucible

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  • Arthur Miller
  • The Crucible
  • The Red Scare
  • Arthur Miller was one of the greatest American playwright in the 20th century.
  • McCarthyism/Huac
  • 1953 play that it is dramatic and partially fictionalized story of the Salem Witch Trail.
  • Salem Witch Trail
  • "The Red Scare" is a the promotion of a widespread of a potential rise of communism by a society.
  • Communism
  • This was created in 1938 to investigate alleged disloyalty and subversive activities on the part of private citizens.
  • A series of hearings of people having to accused of witchcraft in colonial Massachusetts.
  • Leading to a society in which all property is publicly owned and each person works and is paid according to their abilities.