Mikhail Gorbachev, Henry Kissinger and Paley Center for Media Sunday 29th April 2012 Former President of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev and Henry Kissinger at the 'Cold War: The Complete Series' screening at The Paley Center for Media.
It's surprising, involving and ultimately very moving.
Fischer emerged as a 9-year-old chess prodigy. By 15 he was the 1958 US champion, and he soon set his sights on the world champion Russian players. At the height of the Cold War in 1972, both countries had their reputations staked on the showdown between Fisher and Boris Spassky in Reykjavik. After Fischer's paranoid, diva-like behaviour almost derailed the match, he emerged the victor.
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Henry Kissinger Friday 17th August 2007 The funeral of Brooke Astor at St. Thomas Church in Manhattan. The philanthropist and high-society fixture died Monday (13Aug07) of pneumonia at 105 and is to be buried in a cemetery in Sleepy Hollow, near her estate overlooking the Hudson River. New York City, USA
Henry Kissinger and Nancy Kissinger - Henry Kissinger, Nancy Kissinger New York City, USA - The funeral of Brooke Astor at St. Thomas Church in Manhattan. The philanthropist and high-society fixture died Monday (13Aug07) of pneumonia at 105 and is to be buried in a cemetery in Sleepy Hollow, near her estate overlooking the Hudson River. Friday 17th August 2007
However, regarding actual legal action against Kissinger the film isn't convincing beyond a reasonable doubt mainly because there are so many other men (especially Nixon) who could equally take the blame. But unlike Hitchens' book it isn't full of contempt for its subject nor does it have the feeling of a smoking gun conspiracy. The evidence is presented straightforwardly and best of all there are numerous interviews by the likes of the aforementioned Hitchens and Hirsch as well as New York Times writes Elizabeth Becker and William Safire who have studied Kissinger's actions closely. There are also interviews by a good number who worked alongside Kissinger in those years - many of whom were wiretapped by Kissinger in the 1970s.
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