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CIA & The OSS Legacy

Berlin before the Wall was a city wide open for espionage. It was the Golden Age of Intelligence, when American and British officers dueled with their Soviet counterparts across a divided Europe and beyond. Opening […]


The CIA of the Future

A key element in the CIA of the future is our creation of a new entity within the CIA that focuses specifically on the cyber and digital domain. By necessity, we operate today in the […]

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Heroism and Interfaith in Icy Waters

On the night of Feb. 2-3, 1943, the (USAT) Dorchester carrying 902 people sank into the icy waters after a German torpedo hit the transport ship. Four U.S. Army chaplains were onboard and gave away their own […]

Air & Espace

A6M2 Zero

The Zero is the most famous symbol of Japanese air power during World War II. The fighter first flew in April 1939, and Mitsubishi, Nakajima, Hitachi and the Japanese navy produced 10,815 Zeros from 1940-1945.