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... In 1955, Lorch was called before the House Un-American Activities Committee after he and his wife, Grace, attempted to enroll their daughter, Alice, in an all-black ... The Committee's questioning immediately went in a political direction though Lorch "pointedly denied" engaging in any Communist activity during his tenure at Fisk, he refused to answer ... contempt of Congress–nevertheless, during the House of Un-American Activities Committee hearing Fisk University's president, Charles S ...
... called the Committee for the First Amendment, against the House Un-American Activities Committee's harassment of Hollywood screenwriters and actors ... Bogart wrote "The ten men cited for contempt by the House Un-American Activities Committee were not defended by us." ...
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