CIA Socialists

Doug Henwood dhenwood at
Thu Mar 11 18:16:55 PST 1999

Jim heartfield wrote:

>Herbert Marcuse managed a rare double acting as an agent both of the FBI
>(OSS), and an agent of the newly formed CIA. His CIA reports are among
>the papers published in the recent first volume of his collected papers.
>The Frankfurt School was working for the US intelligence services
>throughout the war, and after, according to Istvan Meszaros.

The demented right, from Paul Weyrich outwards, blames the Frankfurt School for American cultural decay. Ralph Reed supposedly reads Adorno and Gramsci. The circuits of ideology are strange.

What did Marcuse write about for the CIA?


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