Hoover fellow A. Ross Johnson discusses his latest book, Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty: The CIA Years and Beyond

Thursday, January 13, 2011
Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty: The CIA Years and Beyond
Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty: The CIA Years and Beyond

A. Ross Johnson is a research fellow at the Hoover Institution, adviser to the Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) Archive Project at Hoover, senior adviser to the president of RFE/RL, and a senior scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Johnson discusses his latest book, Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty: The CIA Years and Beyond. The book examines the first twenty years of RFE/RFL’s organization, policies, and impact, it being arguably one of the most important and successful policy instruments of the cold war. The discussion will be on January 20, 2011, from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. EDT at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, DC.