Kennedy's Cold War

Szulc, Tad
December 1977
New Republic;12/24/77, Vol. 177 Issue 26/27, p19
Presents information on declassification of a top-secret document called the "Taylor Report" which casts light on the cold-war proclivities of former U.S. President John F. Kennedy's administration. Appointment of military representative of the U.S. President Maxwell D. Taylor as head of a "Cuban Study Group" to analyze the disaster in Cuba; Description of the proposal of the Group regarding American invasion of Cuba; Recommendation of the Taylor Report that the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff play a key role in cold war operations thereby, in effect, reducing the importance of the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.


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