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In American history, the First Red Scare of 1919–1920 was marked by a widespread fear of Bolshevism and anarchism. Concerns over the effects of radical political agitation in American society and alleged spread in the American labor movement fueled the paranoia that defined the period.

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A really nice website that includes so many resources regarding the First Red Scare. There are political cartoon activities, primary source readings, and even a few silent animations!

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Red Summer describes the race riots that occurred in more than three dozen cities in the United States during the summer and early autumn of 1919. In most instances, whites attacked African Americans. In some cases groups of blacks fought back. The riots followed postwar social tensions related to the demobilization of veterans of World War I, both black and white, and competition for jobs among ethnic whites and blacks.

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The Man Who Wrote the Pledge of Allegiance

Originally composed by Francis Bellamy in 1892 and formally adopted by Congress as the pledge in 1942

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REMOVED: The Five Socialist Assembly members in New York state who were removed from their elected offices because the majority did not like their politics.

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Kentucky Saddler

I want to learn to ride a horse Right now I am scared to death but I have my first lesson scheduled lfor May 19th Yippee Ki yay ohhhhheeee

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September 22, 1919 – The steel strike of 1919, led by the Amalgamated Association of Iron and Steel Workers, begins in Pennsylvania before spreading across the United States.

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Tour Excerpt & Giveaway For Now & Forever by Simi K. Rao On tour withPrism Book Tours Now and Forever by Simi K Rao Adult Romance Paperback & ebook 216 pages October 10th 2016 Can Shaan and Ruhi face their biggest fears and unite together?Shaan and Ruhi Ahuja very much in love Indian newlyweds discover each other in Simi K. Raos Now and Foreverthe sassy and sexy sequel to Inconvenient Relations. After getting the scare of their lives while traveling in the Grand Canyon Shaan and Ruhi…