Harry Truman

Undoing the New Deal

December 7, 2017
Historian Peter Kuznick says Truman bought into the Republican’s post-WWII campaign against Russia and used the hysteria to purge the Democratic Party and defeat former VP Henry Wallace in the ’48 Presidential election; with host Paul Jay

Reality Asserts Itself - Ray McGovern

November 4, 2013
In this segment of Reality Asserts Itself, Paul Jay and former CIA analyst Ray McGovern discuss the relationship between seeking to be the world’s single superpower and the resulting blowback and need to suppress dissent at home In a recent episode of Reality Asserts Itself, former CIA analyst Ray McGovern and TRNN Senior Editor Paul…

Gore Vidal's America

August 1, 2007
“Truman went on with his grotesque adventure … and the Cold War begins.”

Renowned American Writer Gore Vidal on TRNN

August 1, 2007
“Truman went on with his grotesque adventure … and the Cold War begins.”

Think: Interviews with important thinkers

August 1, 2007
“Truman went on with his grotesque adventure … and the Cold War begins.”