american history for truthdiggers: jfk's cold war

In his Cold War adventures, Kennedy, became obsessed with the notion of credibility, the idea that anything that smacked of compromise with Soviets displayed only weakness, or softness, and was comparable to Britain and France's Munich with Hitler in 1938. ... It was not, except for..

back to cold war and beyond

Others are sceptical, arguing that the appropriation of the term 'cold war is abuse of history that misunderstands the realities of the present situation. >2 There is no longer the old between capitalism and communism of First Cold War, and Russia is just shadow of the..

cold war in the land of oil

By placing the nations of Iran and Saudi Arabia at the center of his book Cold War in Islamic World, Dilip Hiro provides the reader with perspective found in most texts regarding Middle East. ... Cold War in Islamic World describes the birth of Wahabbist religion that..

a cruel, costly, and anxious 'cold' war

Still, given the imbalance between the two sides, the early US nuclear monopoly, the facts and limitations on the ground, and legitimate Soviet security fears, it's United States, primarily, that must bear the larger share of responsibility for early escalation of Cold War. ..

how the cold war defined scientific freedom

The conflict between United States and Soviet Union, says NSC-68, the planning document adopted by Truman in 1950 and one of the foundational texts of Cold War, was between freedom and totalitarianism. ... Even in Karl warned his brother to disentangle himself from the parasites of..

sucking liberals into a new cold war

Writer John Wight has described Cold War as being in response to Russia's from the demise of Soviet Union and the failed attempt to turn the country into wholly owned subsidiary of Washington via the imposition of free market economic shock treatment thereafter... ..

cold war weirdness on vietnam, korea, cuba, and

Hoping to be awarded Nobel Prize for Peace, Trump is hoping to enter into agreement with Korean Reds to bring formal end to Cold War-era Korean War. The meeting is being held Hanoi, Vietnam, the capital of the country that U.S government also waged war against during..

science as a cold war propaganda tool

By the ideology of foreign rival, It's clear, however, that Wolfe believes otherwise, whether science is being challenged, as in Cold War, or by the policies of one's own government, as many Americans in U.S administration.. ... Burning Sky Operation Argus and Untold Story of..

raging cold war 2.0

There's no ambiguity about what's going on, US waged Cold War 2.0, the danger since WW II ended of things turning hot between the nuclear powers armageddon scenario.. ... He cooperated with Mikhail Gorbachev to end Cold War the achievement of the century after defeating..

cold war fears cloud trump-xi summit

As result, there growing fears that the superpower could clash with the dominant global force, United States, and Xi- Trump summit takes place as anxiety mounts over possible new, pan-Pacific Cold War.. ... In July, Michael Collins, director of CIA's East Asia Mission Center said China..

a new cold war with china?

In effect, Cropsey wants to apply the strategy that helped end Cold War to America's growing conflict with China. ... Cropsey's plan overlooks another critical difference between the Sino- U.S and Cold War Soviet Union was China is rising. ..

worse than a cold war with china

And 'deterrence that worked in Cold War has little effect in containing China's ambitions in so-called grey areas and territorial aggrandizement.. ... But unlike Cold War economic meltdown does not come with inherent constraints. ..

are the us and china on the brink of a cold war?

China's aggressiveness and political gains Asia and the recent US switch to policy toward China may be analogous to the struggle and tension over Europe at the beginning of Cold War.. ... The assumption of the US during Cold War was that Soviet Union was rotten to the..

‘russia, us situation worse than cold war

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier says tensions between Russia and the US are more dangerous than those of Cold War era... ... Steinmeier noted that Syria and Ukraine and cooperation between Cold War era..

no new cold war with russia

MOSCOW -- Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Monday there's no new Cold War between Washington and Moscow. ... Russia is not Soviet Union, this is U.S.- Russian relationship, said Rice, expert on Cold War. ..

spying spawns new cold war

Another problem is that CIA's abilities to analyze the threats have been stretched thin by the multitude of post- Cold War threats. As Cold War dawns, Congress and White House must address this critical need... ..

new alliances form in ashes of cold war

Cold War is over, and United States has already turned its attention to new bogeymen in Middle East. On both sides of Cold War lines, concessions were allowed to industry, bureaucracies were developed and protected and the high cost of sustaining the war was absorbed by..

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