archive tag tag-hoover tag-573

Hoover and the FBI

" ...President Harry S. Truman wrote a memo on J. Edgar Hoover back in 1945. It stated that the FBI was moving in the direction of a Gestapo or Secret Poli

Hoover Planned Mass Jailing in 1950

By TIM WEINERDecember 23, 2007A newly declassified document shows that J. Edgar Hoover, the longtime director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, had a