Today in History
November 25, 1947
A meeting of 48 Hollywood executives results in the firing of the "Hollywood Ten," the group of mostly screenwriters who the day before had been held in contempt for refusing to testify before the House Un-American Activities Committee. The next week, the executives release the "Waldorf Statement," which declares they "will not knowingly employ a Communist." Blacklisting will continue until the 1960s.
Today's Feature History Article
Photographer Jack Pashkovsky disarmed Hollywood's royalty with his ardor and persistence
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