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The Lavender Scare

Directed by Josh Howard
United States, 2017
Documentary, LGBT+

Synopsis

During the Cold War, US President Dwight D. Eisenhower deems homosexuals a “security risk” and orders the immediate firing of any government employee discovered to be gay or lesbian. It triggers a vicious witch hunt that lasts for forty years and ruins thousands of lives.

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The Lavender Scare Directed by Josh Howard

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