Skip to main content
The Lavender Scare
The Lavender Scare

The Lavender Scare

Learn the story of a witch hunt against gay and lesbian federal workers in the 1950s.

Learn the untold story of how tens of thousands of homosexual federal workers were either fired or denied employment in the 1950s, stirring outrage in the gay community and starting an LGBTQ rights movement with an unlikely hero at the forefront.
Supported by
KCTS 9

Deliver more programs and less pledge

Donate by March 31st to help shorten prime time pledge!

Donate