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Counterintelligence: Hiss/Chambers, DOS

Counterintelligence can be described as activities designed to prevent or thwart spying, intelligence gathering, and sabotage by an enemy or other foreign entity. This guide provides books, articles, reports, websites, and videos on the subject.


In 1948, Whitaker Chambers-- former member of the Communist Party and a Time magazine editor-- accused former State Department official Alger Hiss of being a communist and a spy for the Soviet Union.  The accusation set into motion a series of events that eventually resulted in the trial and conviction of Hiss for perjury.




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