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  • Hon. Clare Eugene Hoffman (1875 - 1967)
    Eugene Hoffman (September 10, 1875 – November 3, 1967) was a United States Representative from Michigan's 4th congressional district.--------------------------------------------------------------------...
  • Michael M. van Beuren family photos >MMvB being the eldest of his grandchildren
    Archbold van Beuren (1905 - 1974)
    • only child• a founder and chairman of Cue magazine ~ Cue often ran deficits see : aka Archbold van Beuren and Margaret Z. van Beuren v. Commissioner. United States Tax Court. Filed October 11, 1963.•...
  • J. Edgar Hoover, 1st Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (1895 - 1972)
    Edgar Hoover (January 1, 1895 – May 2, 1972) was the first director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) of the United States. Appointed director of the Bureau of Investigation—predecessor to t...
  • Roy Marcus Cohn (1927 - 1986)
    also: Marcus Cohn (/koʊn/; February 20, 1927 – August 2, 1986) was an American attorney who became famous during Senator Joseph McCarthy's investigations into Communist activity in the United States du...
  • Joseph McCarthy, U.S. Senator (1908 - 1957)
    Joseph Raymond McCarthy (November 14, 1908 – May 2, 1957) was an American politician who served as U.S. Senator from the state of Wisconsin from 1947 until his death in 1957. Beginning in 1950, McCarth...

Just because men and women of the 20th and 21st centuries entertained Red-baiting ideas does not mean that they were died-in-the-wool Red-baiters. Nonetheless, there were associations of a kind of people who were so strenuously opposed to the progressive policies of, say, an FDR that they went overboard in their characterization of these policies as "Communism".

This project is simply meant to assemble those who were either entirely, or partially, sympathetic to the Red-baiting measures through thought, deed, or action.

It is of some interest to remark upon the close association of big business with such individuals. Familial ties are also a paramount anchor to such philosophies.

For the uninstructed, look to wikipedia for an appreciation of definitions for this topic.