A policy of containment to stop the spread of communism.
A state of tension between the United States and the Soviet Union without actual fighting.
Domination of eastern European Countries
Domination of western European Countries
A growing number of Americans were protesting the war and the country split between those who supported and those who opposed communism and the war.
Many Americans felt that it was important to save and ration food in order to support the troops at war.
Women worked in factories