He then had a really serious brush with Senator McCarthy and the House Unamerican Activities Committee
He discusses such aspects as a movie problem, producing Hollywood's Cold War, the coalescence of a counter-subversive network, the infamous 1947 trials of the House Unamerican Activities Committee
, and rollback.
The hearings conducted by the House UnAmerican Activities Committee
for several decades during the Cold War and the solo hearings by a member of that committee's Senate counterpart, Joe McCarthy, demonstrate the dangers inherent in Harman's legislation.
Baraka: That I hadn't told them that I was a red, that I had been fucking with people who were on the House Unamerican Activities Committee
Then his world implodes when he is named as a Communist by the House UnAmerican Activities Committee
and blacklisted by the studios.