#80    Cold War ch 23

Last Update: March 21, 2017

OK PASS Objectives

Cold War:   "a war of words" between the conflicting  

ideologies of Americanism and communism

Content Standard 6: The student will analyze the foreign and domestic policies of the United States since World War II.
1. Analyze the origins, international alliances, and efforts at containment of Communism.

Americanism-

philosophy of individual responsibility, capitalism, and Biblical moral values.

A. Identify the origins of the Cold War and its foreign and domestic consequences,
Communism- philosophy of state responsibility, socialism, atheistic/ no God / work for the government
 

Cuban Missle Crisis, Duck and Cover video 8 min: Questions: In what state is the top secret fallout shelter? Virginia How thick is the door? 18" All together how many people could fit in the shelter? 1600  Why were there "duck and cover" cartoons? so children would learn  What do the fallout shelter signs look like? black circle with three upside down yellow triangles in the center Who supplied the missiles to Cuba? Soviet Union

Post- WW II Super Powers
              West                VS.            East
United States Soviet Union
Western Europe Eastern Europe / China / Asia
Democratic/ Republican Communist
Good Guys Bad Guys
People control the Government Government controls the people
 Make the world free Enslave the world
Religious Freedom Atheistic/ No God
Content Standard 6: The student will analyze the foreign and domestic policies of the United States since World War II.
1. Analyze the origins, international alliances, and efforts at containment of Communism. including confrontations with the Soviet Union in Berlin and Cuba (e.g., the postwar division of Europe, the Warsaw Pact, the “Iron Curtain,” the Marshall Plan, the Berlin Airlift, the Berlin Wall,

Hot Wars: 

Sometimes these conflicting ideologies would flare into "hot wars" fighting/ guns/ bombs as in Korea, Vietnam, Bosnia, Afghanistan, and the Middle
East.
Today Islam and terrorism is the biggest threat

, and efforts at containment of Communism. including confrontations with the Soviet Union in Berlin and Cuba

Iron Curtain: 

A curtain of Communist slavery had descended on the peoples of Eastern Europe.    Churchill
  
Churchill
    Lady Astor: "Winston, if I were your wife I'd put poison in your coffee."

   Winston: "Nancy, if I were your husband I'd drink it."

, and efforts at containment of Communism. including confrontations with the Soviet Union in Berlin and Cuba
the postwar division of Europe, the Warsaw Pact, the “Iron Curtain,” the Marshall Plan, the Berlin Airlift, the Berlin Wall,

Truman Doctrine:

Truman's foreign policy:   pledged American help for any free nation 
    threatened by Communist takeover.

    Marshall Plan: money and supplies to rebuild free Europe.

1. Analyze the origins, international alliances, and efforts at containment of Communism. including confrontations with the Soviet Union

the postwar division of Europe, the Warsaw Pact, the “Iron Curtain,” the Marshall Plan, the Berlin Airlift, the Berlin Wall,

 

    Berlin Airlift - 

Communists would not let supplies into Free Berlin, so Americans airlifted in supplies until the route was reopened.

1. Analyze the origins, international alliances, and efforts at containment of Communism. including confrontations with the Soviet Union

the postwar division of Europe, the Warsaw Pact, the “Iron Curtain,” the Marshall Plan, the Berlin Airlift, the Berlin Wall,

Watch Berlin Airlift 4 min  video   orBerlin Airlift the most 3 min video:
Questions:  Who controlled the land between West Germany and Berlin? Soviet Union  What did the Soviets want to happen in their zone? Communist planning How many tons did the C74 Globemaster carry? 25 tons How long did the Soviets have Berlin sealed off? 10 months and 23 days.
1. Analyze the origins, international alliances, and efforts at containment of Communism. including confrontations with the Soviet Union
   

Photo Credits:

Cold War: http://www.wellesley.edu/Polisci/wj/chinapolitics/Images-ChinaLinks1-07/ColdWarCompos.jpg

Communism: http://post394.org/images/americanism1.jpg

Nuke: http://www.combatreform.org/nukeblast.jpg

Iron Curtain: http://www-tc.pbs.org/redfiles/images/prop/p_deep_map_iron_curtain.jpg

Truman: http://www.trumanlibrary.org/photographs/59-1252-3.jpg

Berlin Airlift: http://occonline.occ.cccd.edu/online/fkuzay/Berlin-Airliftchildren.jpg