Tagged: Cold War

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January 24, 1958 – Talking Nuclear Disarmement

January 24, 1958 – Dag Hammarskjold Nuclear Disarmament Talks – UN Radio Today – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – January 24, 1958 – the Cold War 50s and the United Nations was filled with anticipated Nuclear Disarmament talks. At the helm, and pleading the case for sanity in this new...

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December 29, 1981 – Sinister Quietude In Poland

December 29, 1981 – CBS News On The Hour + Spectrum Commentaries – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – December 29, 1981 – Poland in the news. This time with “official word” that order was restored, General Wozek Jaruzelski was still in charge and that the striking miners at the Pilast...

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December 27, 1981 – Solidarity In Silesia

dg December 27, 1981 – CBS Radio News On The Hour – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – December 27, 1981 – Solidarity, despite official news reports to the contrary, was anything but dead. The protests now extended to the coal fields in Silesia, where over 1,000 Miners went on Strike,...