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China, Iran, Cuba, North Korea

OPINION Cold War Radio Museum How Voice of America Censored Solzhenitsyn     China, Iran, Cuba, North Korea   By Ted Lipien When in 1974 the Voice of America (VOA) banned Alexandr Solzhenitsyn from its programs, the push for the…
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How Voice of America Censored Solzhenitsyn

OPINION Cold War Radio Museum How Voice of America Censored Solzhenitsyn Russian Propaganda and U.S. Politics Today   By Ted Lipien   Similarities between World War II and Cold War era Soviet propaganda and Russian propaganda today and its influence…
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Why WWII Voice of America ignored the Holocaust

“The Voice of America—the United States Government overseas radio broadcasting station founded in 1942—ignored the subject of the Holocaust throughout the Second World War,” American scholar Holly Cowan Shulman wrote in a 1997 article published in Historical Journal of Film,…
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Voice of America and Internment of Japanese Americans

Introduction With today’s 75th anniversary of the signing of the presidential executive order to imprison Japanese Americans during World War II, when it comes to understanding who really initiates and creates government propaganda in the United States sometimes a little…
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Voice of America Interview with Future Pope

BBG Watch History This is a reposting of Cold War Radio Museum article “Voice of America Interview with Future Pope.”   Cold War Radio Museum October 16, 2016 A radio interview with future Pope John Paul II, recorded and first…
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