When you look back at journalism in 1930’s America, it’s getting more and more like a meeting of the Alger Hiss fan club. Uncovered Soviet documents now confirm what many suspected: celebrated journalist I.F. Stone was a spy for the Soviet Union
. It’s astounding how so many men of letters during this time period, who talked of press freedom and liberty, worked for the most tyrannical regime in history. Some things just can’t be explained…or can they?