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Sex and shame during WW1, Hollywood blacklists

September 25th, 2014

Episode 56 of 535 episodes

During WW1 it was discovered that 90 per cent of Australian soldiers had contracted VD, but such was the shame and stigma, no discussion or treatment was officially offered; Clancy Sigal, Hollywood author and screenwriter discusses the paranoia of the Hollywood 1950s blacklists.

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