“To Hell and Back (1955) Audie Murphy” 

To Hell and Back is a Technicolor and CinemaScope war film released in 1955.[2] It was directed by Jesse Hibbsand starred Audie Murphy as himself. It is based on the 1949 autobiography of the same name and is an account of Murphy’s World War II experiences as a soldier in the U.S. Army.[3] The book was ghostwritten by his friend, David “Spec” McClure, who served in the Army’s Signal Corps […]

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“The Era of McCarthyism and the Hollywood Ten (1950) Communist in the Industry” Part 2

John Howard Lawson (1894 – 1977) AP Images <li>Born in New York City to a wealthy family, Lawson (ne Levy) wrote his first play (<em style=”box-sizing:border-box;margin:0;padding:0;border:0;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;”>A Hindoo Love Drama</em>) at age 16 as an undergraduate at Williams College. Following a stint as a volunteer ambulance driver in Italy during World War I, where he served […]

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A Powerful, Disturbing History of Residential Segregation in America

Police and demonstrators in front of the home of a black family in Levittown, Pa., Aug. 20, 1957.CreditCreditSam Myers/Associated Press/By David Oshinsky THE COLOR OF LAW A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America By Richard Rothstein In the summer of 1950, with Americans reeling from the news of North Korea’s invasion of South […]

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“The 1993 Waco Seige Footage-The Seventh Day-Adventist Church led by David Koresh  

Featured image:  bizarrepedia.com David Koresh, the charismatic leader of Branch Davidians Waco siege The Waco siege was a siege of a compound belonging to the group Branch Davidians by American federal and Texas state law enforcement and US military between February 28 and April 19, 1993. The Branch Davidians, a sect that separated in 1955 from the Seventh-day Adventist Church, was led by David Koresh and lived at Mount […]

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