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The CIA vs. the presidency: this is not the first time

By Jon Rappoport | Jon Rappoport’s Blog

—In 1947, the president of the United States, Harry Truman, decided: I’m going to create a snake and call it the CIA. 910 more words

Corruption

The image

In the 1950s, the Eisenhower administration in the US feared the rise of global Communism. As a result, they fostered a series of regime changes across the globe from Iran to Guatemala. 605 more words

Opinion

Movie review: The Good Shepherd (2006)

The Good Shepherd is an engrossing movie despite its length—almost three hours—that uses the Bay of Pigs as a center point around which the movie unfolds. 531 more words

Movies

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Before I visited Cuba I had of course heard of Che Guevara. Now I feel I know him.

Che was born in Rosario in 1928, Argentinian but part Irish through his paternal grandparents. 768 more words

Cuba

Postcard From Cuba: Goodbye Barack

And the patriarch lost his first crop
to weeds, threw a rod in the tractor,
dug a basement and moved the trailer on
for extra bedrooms, cut the water lines… 1,525 more words

Travel

​Snorkeling in the Bay of Pigs

Who would’ve thought that 55 years later, tourism would be booming on the coast of the Bay of Pigs. Families are moving to the area from other parts of Cuba, looking for work or building their own Casas Particulares to accommodate the divers and snorkelers who are coming to check out the beautiful marine life. 289 more words

Bay Of Pigs

Nixon Part Three

This article was published in Ceylon Today on Thursday December 22 2016

Henry Kissinger frequently referred to Nixon as a madman but said: “Can you imagine what this man could have been if somebody had loved him? 1,318 more words

Ceylon Today