An ugly era in the US when being accused of being a Communist was a criminal act. Soviet archives suggest that Julius never gave atomic secrets but did provide the Soviets information about US intentions before WWII, and that Ethel Rosenberg was totally innocent. They both paid the ultimate price for anti-communist hysteria in the 1950's. Let us hope that this never happens again.
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from the article: Rosenberg sons revisit communist parents’ secretive past