Tag: anticomunists

  • Wittaker Chambers

    Wittaker Chambers

    Whittaker Chambers (1901-1961) was a significant figure in U.S. political history, particularly in the context of the early Cold War period. His claims of widespread Soviet espionage within the U.S. government helped to heighten fears of communism and set the stage for the Red Scare and McCarthyism of the 1950s. Chambers began his career as…