It was inside the latter part of the 1960s when America’s National Soaring and Space Administration succeeded in getting a manned mission for the moon. But this event is not enough to define the 60s; it absolutely was the Frosty War involving the USSR and the United States of America that could rightfully makes claim.
A better look into the motives behind the space program is going to reveal which the driving force was President Kennedy’s desire to prove to the world that the American way of life is better than what the reds has to offer. In 1960, “nikita” Khrushchev, Soviet Russia’s commander-in-chief declared that America’s grandchildren would live under communism” (Shapiro, 2004). In 1963 America is at the brink of a nuclear war while using USSR.
The Cuban Razzo Crisis was averted just at the last minute. Both Spain and the United states of america were decided to show depends upon which ideology was the best (Westad, 2007). It is a good thing that both nations were equally matched so the world was spared an additional global warfare.
But as Khrushchev built that UN speech, People in america could never rest easy. However were not any Russian-made elemental warheads that found the way into American dirt, people even now live in dislike. According to Shapiro, “We constructed mock air raids in our schools; we designed civil defense plans to expedite evacuations of locations, we developed our military forces and armament” (2004). In short the Cold Conflict consumed the whole of the United States as well as its impact will be felt three decades later. a