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Cathy Young

Hollywood leftist hypocrisy

By Cathy Young
June 20, 2005

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THE MCCARTHY ERA, and particularly the persecution of leftists in Hollywood in the 1950s, remains fresh in our cultural memory. It has been the subject of numerous books, documentaries, and movies, usually following the same basic template: brave dissenters standing up for the right to espouse unpopular beliefs, right-wing bullies leading a witch-hunt against ''un-American activities," victimized political innocents, despicable ... (Full article: 760 words)

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