TITLE

Blinded by the cold-war light

AUTHOR(S)
Budiansky, Stephen
PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;1/10/94, Vol. 116 Issue 1, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the revelations of radiation experiments performed in the 1950s by the American government on soldiers, prisoners, and even newborn infants. How, even when officials knew what they were doing was ethically wrong, they did it anyway; How the amorality of the cold war, which dragged on year after year, slowly saturated the fabric of civil government; Promises of Secretary of Energy Hazel O'Leary to declassify data on these and other cold-war delusions.
ACCESSION #
9401057500

 

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