Posts tagged "communism"

Author Doris Lessing Was Followed By MI5 For 20 Years

Doris Lessing, reluctant feminist icon (she hated that designation), author of The Golden Notebook, and Nobel laureate, was followed by MI5 for twenty years, according to newly declassified documents.
Lessing was an ardent communist for a number of years before leaving the communist party and her sympathizing husband in 1949. The intelligence

Rebecca Vipond Brink / August 21, 2015

Mao Tried To Dump Thousands Of Women

If you thought Nixon’s Watergate tapes seemed scandalous, just wait until you see what his right-hand-man, Henry Kissinger, was talking about. The State Department has been hiding a transcript of a conversation between the Chinese dictator Mao Zedong and the former Secretary of State for 35 years. What do two dudes talk about, no matter…

Simcha / March 4, 2008