Do you think that their suggestions for controlling the threat of communism were consistent with their stated desire to protect democracy and personal freedoms?

1. READ the attached source
2. Answer the question using only the ATTACHED source. do NOT use outside source. Make sure to quote or directly reference the “Red Scare and HUAC” document

The position of HUAC and conservatives was that communism was a threat to democracy and freedom. Do you think that their suggestions for controlling the threat of communism were consistent with their stated desire to protect democracy and personal freedoms? (Think about what they wanted to do to people they saw as “communists”. How did they want them treated? Did this support democratic principles and personal freedoms? Do not simply repeat their argument.)