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If any institution of higher learning in America might have been expected to weather the McCarthy era's obsession with finding and rooting out communists, it was Reed College. With its persistent and well-earned reputation for independent thinking, Reed was looked upon as a nonconformist enclave both within its host state of Oregon and the broader academic community.