Oral Histories, William Colby
In unedited excerpts from a 1995 conversation former Central Intelligence Agency Director William Colby spoke about post-war America, the… read more
In unedited excerpts from a 1995 conversation former Central Intelligence Agency Director William Colby spoke about post-war America, the rise of communism within and outside the United States and how the American government got involved in the Cold War.
After serving in World War II, Colby joined the CIA and became a strong opponent of the Communist Party. Independent producer George Colburn conducted this interview for a series of documentaries on Dwight D. Eisenhower’s military and political career; a period covering from 1941 to 1961. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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