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Gore Vidal on the Cold War (1/7)

“Truman went on with his grotesque adventure … and the Cold War begins.” Story Transcript PAUL JAY: Was the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki the closing curtain of World War II, or the opening act of the Cold War? GORE VIDAL: Probably the opening act of the Cold War. It was also the end of […]