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Her career was cut short when she was blacklisted during the McCarthy era. Froelick's involvement in left-wing causes; fighting against fascism, promoting unions, desegregation, led her to join the Communist Party. In 1951, her party membership caused her husband to lose his job at Lockheed. On the last day of the House Un-American Activities Committee's last visit to Hollywood in 1953, two ...