Archive for the ‘Rockefeller Memoirs’ Category

Damals wie Heute, Sowjetrussland Juli 1964

20. Juli 2009

THE EMBODIMENT OF CAPITALISM

To the Soviet propaganda machine the Rockefeller family had always been „capitalist enemy number one“. Some years before, Pravda had published a book on me and my four brothers entitled Ever Knee Deep in Blood, Ever Trampling Corpses. An article at about the same time in the English-language New Times magazine explained that „of all the billionaire dynasties reigning in the world, the most powerful is that of the Rockfellers.“ The thesis was that, having made exorbitant profits on oil during World War II, we then plowed the moneyinto armaments and took control of the manufacture of atomic weapons. The fact that the Rockefeller Foundation had helped rescue Enrico Fermi, Leo Szilard, and Edward Teller from European Fascist regimes in the 1930s was provided as supporting evidence of our family’s intent to fuel the Cold War to increase our own profits. (more…)