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Cold War

TermDefinition
Cold War Intense economic, political, military, and ideological rivalry between nations, short of military conflict; sustained hostile political policies and an atmosphere of strain between opposed countries
Capitalism Economic system based on a free market, open competition, profit motive and private ownership of the means of production
Communism A theory or system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common, actual ownership being ascribed to the community as a whole or to the state
United Nations An international organization, with headquarters in New York City, formed to promote international peace, security, and cooperation under the terms of the charter signed by 51 founding countries in San Francisco in 1945
Containment The United States did not to let communism to spread
NATO An military alliance of twenty-eight North American and European countries. The role of the organization is to safeguard the freedom and security of its member countries by political and military means.
2nd Red Scare Fear of Communism
Arms Race A struggle between the United States and the Soviet Union to see who could build the best and most amount of nuclear weapons
Tet Offensive A massive attack by the North Vietnamese on a huge national holiday in 1968
Marshall Plan A plan for aiding the European nations in economic recovery after World War II
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