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Enrichment Materials: Cold War
These enrichment materials build upon concepts introduced in US History and Advanced US History courses. They incorporate and link perspectives from a wide array of peoples during this time period.
U.S. Propaganda in the Middle East
Student perspectives during the Cold War
China and South Asia in the Cold War
“Ideological Foundations of the Cold War”
The building of the Berlin Wall
McCarthy, Korea, and the Cold War
Arguing Against the Bay of Pigs Invasion
The Cold War from the African-American perspective
"The Effect of the Cold War on African-American Civil Rights" (JSTOR)
Racial reform and Cold War ideology
"A Damaging Impression of Hollywood Has Spread": McCarthy and his impact
"I Have Sung in Hobo Jungles, and I Have Sung for the Rockefellers"
"We Must Keep the Labor Unions Clean"
"The Atomic Archive," a collection chronicling the development of the atomic bomb
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