Michael Kazin reviews:
THE MIGHTY WURLITZER:
How the CIA Played America
By Hugh Wilford
Harvard Univ. Press. 342 pp. $27.95
What do Richard Wright, Gloria Steinem, Henry Kissinger, George Meany, Nina Simone and Arthur Schlesinger Jr. have in common?
Answer: Directly or indirectly, they all took money from the Central Intelligence Agency during the early years of the Cold War.