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Stories with subject: Communism
  • Review: Cranston commands as blacklisted writer in 'Trumbo' 
    Updated: Nov-02-15 9:42 am

    Sitting in a bathtub with a pen in one hand and glass of whiskey in the other, a long cigarette holder dangling beneath his wiry moustache, Dalton Trumbo wrote countless Hollywood screenplays. From B-movies to Oscar winners, he remained prolific throughout his career, even during the 13 years he was blacklisted by the movie business for being a communist. He went to prison for holding fast to his ideals - that Americans have the right to believe as they please without retribution from the government - and upon his release, he worked constantly and defiantly, but at significant personal and professional cost.

  • In right-wing shift, new Polish parliament has no left wing story has photos
    Updated: Oct-28-15 10:38 am

    WARSAW, Poland - The weekend election won by Poland's right-wing and anti-migrant Law and Justice party has also created Europe's most right-wing parliament - one without a single party that is left of center on social issues.