Allan H. Ryskind, editor-at-large of Human Events, is the author of “Hollywood Traitors: Blacklisted Screenwriters—Agents of Stalin, Allies of Hitler,” which was released today.  Ryskind, who grew up in Beverly Hills, is the son of screenwriter Morrie Ryskind (Animal Crackers, A Night at the Opera, Room Service).

My Articles

November 10, 2015, 3:05 PM EST
The just released movie, Trumbo, is not only a major tribute to Communist screenwriter Dalton Trumbo but is Hollywood’s latest effort to exalt those hardcore Party members who made a serious attempt—and almost succeeded—in capturing the movie industry.  The following are the author’s answers to questions put to him by those interested in the historic battle between the Communists and the anti-Communists in the 1930s and 1940s.
January 8, 2015, 4:55 PM EST
According to liberal legend, richly embroidered by the media, Holly- wood was a wonderfully happy town until the year 1947, when something terrible, on the order of the San Francisco earthquake, took
January 5, 2015, 10:44 AM EST
Hollywood relishes making anti-American movies, but maybe even more, loves to lavish fulsome tributes on full-blown Communists, you know, those fellows who swooned at Joe Stalin’s feet, teamed up with Hitler as he bombed the hell out of London in World War II and worked overtime to inflict deadly harm on America.