The Lavender Scare

    Trailer

    The official trailer for THE LAVENDER SCARE.

    An Interview with Josh Howard

    Producer/director Josh Howard discusses the story behind THE LAVENDER SCARE.

    Death with his scythe...

    Joan Cassidy remembers the night Navy investigators came looking for lesbians.

    The Government Agent

    A government investigator describes how he and his colleagues would interrogate suspected homosexuals.

    We don't hire homosexuals...

    As gay men and lesbians picketed the State Department demanding equal opportunity in employment, Secretary of State Dean Rusk made it clear that the government would not hire anyone known to be homosexual.