What can one say about people who deny reality? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 06.08.07 | 06:28 (IDT)

    Amos Manor realized what he had. He realized what it meant. Still for another fifty years after he revealed to the world the truth, the right wing psychopaths of the United States were driven by a pathological fear of an enemy which didn't exist. "With prime minister David Ben-Gurion's consent, Manor passed the speech along to the CIA, . . . " - Haaretz Which caused a problem. From that point on, the right in America sought to destroy the CIA, to pervert it, to gain control of it's intelligence 'production.' It could not be - in the eyes of the right - that the communist party of the soviet union had abandoned stalinism. "Manor told Haaretz in an interview a year and a half ago that his rapid promotion led the CIA to suspect him of being a KGB and Romanian plant." - Haaretz He must have been, he revealed that there was no vast international communist conspiracy that justified every escalation of the cold war by the United States.

    from the article: Shin Bet chief during Cold War, Amos Manor, dies at age of 88
    First published 00:00 06.08.07 | Last updated 00:00 06.08.07
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