« ALTERNATE LIFESTYLES Home | Email msg. | Reply to msg. | Post new | Board info. Previous | Home | Next

Jeff Carney: The lonely US airman turned Stasi spy

By: Yossel in ALTERNATE LIFESTYLES | Recommend this post (0)
Thu, 19 Sep 13 10:34 AM | 582 view(s)
Boardmark this board | Alternate Lifestyles
Msg. 00397 of 00403
Jump:
Jump to board:
Jump to msg. #

18 September 2013
Updated at 21:18 ET

Jeff Carney: The lonely US airman turned Stasi spy

Alison Gee
BBC World Service

Jeff Carney in uniform and the Berlin Wall

In today's Magazine

Does gold come from outer space?

The 300-year-old odds of having a baby

The metal poisoning millions of miners

Stirling Prize: Giant's Causeway Visitor Centre

Hundreds of spies betrayed their countries during the Cold War, often motivated by ideology, or financial reward. Jeff Carney was different - he was a lonely, gay US airman who dreamed of a new life in East Germany. Years later, he sees parallels between his story and that of Chelsea, formerly Bradley, Manning.

link-
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23978501




Avatar




» You can also:
« ALTERNATE LIFESTYLES Home | Email msg. | Reply to msg. | Post new | Board info. Previous | Home | Next