On this day … Congress investigates Reds in Hollywood 10/20


OCT
20
THIS DAY IN HISTORY
1947
Congress investigates Reds in Hollywood
On October 20, 1947, the notorious Red Scare kicks into high gear in Washington, as a Congressional committee begins investigating Communist influence in one of the world’s richest and most glamorous communities: Hollywood. After World War II, the Cold War began to heat up between the world’s two… read more »
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