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Milton, VT 05468 United States
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October 2021

6:30-8 p.m. Vermont Humanities Council Presentation: The Red Scare in the Green Mountains

October 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Milton Public Library, 39 Bombardier Road
Milton, VT 05468 United States
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What happened in Vermont when the anti-communist fear known as the "Red Scare" swept the country? Quite a bit, as it turns out. Rick Winston, author of "Red Scare in the Green Mountains: Vermont in the McCarthy Era" explores some forgotten history as we see how a small, rural "rock-ribbed Republican" state with a historically libertarian streak handled the hysteria of the time. Come listen to several fascinating stories that took place in the Green Mountains during this time. This…

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