House Un-American Activities Committee


House Un-American Activities Committee
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the full name of HUAC

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  • House Un-American Activities Committee — House Committee on Un American Activities (HCUA) (1938 1975) est une commission d investigation de la Chambre des représentants des États Unis. Également appelé House Un American Activities Committee (HUAC), son nom signifie littéralement… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • House un-american activities committee — House Committee on Un American Activities (HCUA) (1938 1975), est une commission d investigation de la Chambre des représentants des États Unis. Également appelé House Un American Activities Committee (HUAC), son nom signifie littéralement… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • House Un-American Activities Committee — HUAC hearing The House Committee on Un American Activities (HCUA) or House Un American Activities Committee (HUAC)[1] (1938–1975) was an investigative committee of the United States House of Representatives. In 1969, the House changed the… …   Wikipedia

  • House Un-American Activities Committee — an investigative committee of the U.S. House of Representatives. Originally created in 1938 to inquire into subversive activities in the U.S., it was reestablished in 1945 as the Committee on Un American Activities, renamed in 1969 as the… …   Universalium

  • House Un-American Activities Committee — an investigative committee of the U.S. House of Representatives. Originally created in 1938 to inquire into subversive activities in the U.S., it was reestablished in 1945 as the Committee on Un American Activities, renamed in 1969 as the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • House Un-American Activities Committee — committee set up during the late 1940s and early 1950s in the U.S. House of Representatives to investigate citizens that were thought to be communists, HUAC …   English contemporary dictionary

  • House Un-American Activities Committee — (HUAC)    HUAC had its origins in a House committee formed in 1934 by John W. McCormack, a Democrat from New York, and Samuel Dickstein, a Democrat from Massachusetts, to investigate the influence of Nazi propaganda in the United States. It was… …   Historical Dictionary of the Roosevelt–Truman Era

  • House Un-American Activities Committee — noun the committee of the US House of Representatives which initiated divisive anti communist investigations in the late 1940s and 1950s …   Australian English dictionary

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  • House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC) — Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives, established in 1938 under Martin Dies as chairman, that conducted investigations through the 1940s and 50s into alleged communist activities. Those investigated included many artists and… …   Universalium