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which, if any of such leaders were actually falsely accused of being foreign agents of Soviet intelligence

Patrice Lumumba is a very telling and tragic example. Here is JFK upon learning that Lumumba has been killed (a couple weeks late):

And within the US, the was McCarthy and HUAC. The most dramatic accusations of prominent New Dealers Alger Hiss and Harry Dexter White appear to be officially true, but the circus was epic.

by das monde on Wed Feb 22nd, 2017 at 01:46:22 PM EST
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