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Support for Freedom

McCarthyism an attempt to gain power by attacking the patriotism of others
National Guard state's military force
automation the use of machines to do work
artificial satellite an object made by humans that travels in outer space and sends signals back to Earth
suborbital not out of Earth's atmosphere
atmosphere the layer of gases covering Earth
Project Gemini code name for US program to launch astronauts into space for long flights
22nd Ammendment a president could not be elected for more than 2 terms
ineligible not able to do something because it is against the rules
refugee a person who flees his or her country to seek protection
Bay of Pigs April, 1961 American-supported Cubans invaded Cuba at Bay of Pigs, most were killed or captured after 3 days, failure for Kennedy
Berlin Wall a wall built between Communist East Berlin and democratic West Berlin
missile a self-driven bomb or rocket
Cuban Missile Crisis most serious events of the Cold War, almost a war between US and Soviet Union, Soviet Union supplying Cuba with missiles, US told to stop any ships, Soviet Union backed down
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