The Cultural Cold War The Cia And The World Of Arts And Letters -

the cultural cold war the cia and the world of arts and - most people are probably aware that the cia sponsored a lot of activities legal and extralegal in the war against the communist bloc known as the cold war, who paid the piper the cia and the cultural cold war - there is not much to add to these excellent reviews except that the same book is available in the us as the cultural cold war the cia and the world of arts and letters, how the cia secretly funded abstract open culture - this article is a cia whitewash itself the artists weren t on any long leash and the cia itself blew their cover back in the 1960 s see agent tom braden s article in the saturday evening post or the articles in ramparts, modern art was cia weapon the independent - for decades in art circles it was either a rumour or a joke but now it is confirmed as a fact the central intelligence agency used american modern art including the works of such artists as jackson pollock robert motherwell willem de kooning and mark rothko as a weapon in the cold war, the 3 unrelated events that touched off the cold war the - the 3 unrelated events that touched off the cold war after world war ii americans had hope for the soviets powerful winds would change that and quickly, soviet afghan war wikipedia - soviet afghan war part of the wars in afghanistan and the cold war mujahideen fighters in the kunar province of afghanistan in 1987 date december 24 1979 february 15 1989 9 years 1 month 3 weeks and 1 day location democratic republic of afghanistan result soviet failure to quell the afghan mujahideen insurgency geneva accord 1988, united states cultural life britannica com - cultural life the great art historian sir ernst hans josef gombrich once wrote that there is really no such thing as art there are only artists this is a useful reminder to anyone studying much less setting out to try to define anything as big and varied as the culture of the united states, louis armstrong plays historic cold war concerts in east - in its effort to undermine the soviet union s claims to cultural supremacy during the cold war the cia founded the congress of cultural freedom ccf which sponsored literary journals ballet and modernist musical performances and modern art exhibitions, how the cia used feminism to destabilize society humans - in the 1960 s the elite media invented second wave feminism as part of the elite agenda to dismantle civilization and create a new world order since writing these words last week i have discovered that before she became a feminist leader gloria steinem worked for the cia spying on marxist students in europe and disrupting their meetings, the silver bear cafe economic war on the middle class - the silver bear cafe keeps its subscribers informed on issues that adversely affect the conservation of capital and strategies to preserve and increase ones financial security, opinion reviews wall street journal - get the wall street journal s opinion columnists editorials op eds letters to the editor and book and arts reviews, the new york times search - movies the hard road of the japanese documentary maker kazuo hara a leading figure in a little known branch of the film world brings his latest boundary pushing documentary to the japan cuts festival, the corporate consensus by george draffan part 2 - the trilateral commission was founded in 1973 by david rockefeller zbigniew brzezinski and others in order to foster cooperation between the u s europe and japan in shaping governmental and non governmental action to renovate the international system shaped after world war ii