15 Entertainers Who Were Labeled Communist in the Red Channels List

In Hollywood in the 1940s and ‘50s, a rumor of Communist sympathies was enough to end a person’s career—or at least to force it into an undesired hiatus. The creation of blacklists beginning in the late 1940s left many entertainers barred from performing in certain venues or in TV, radio and film. The Red Channels…

http://time.com/3918267/red-channels-list-1950/

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