Regimes Museum

  Our guest today is Marc Voss is the Founder and Executive Director of The Regimes Museum which is the culmination of an effort to collect, preserve, and archive material and artifacts from some of the most notorious regimes of the 20th century. It is both a museum and an educational institution that offers resources … Read more Regimes Museum

78 – Watching Socialism : The Television Revolution in Eastern Europe

Watching Socialism: The Television Revolution in Eastern Europe is an exhibition co-curated by the Wende Museum and British scholars Sabina Mihelj and Susan Reid.  Both the capitalist West and the communist East attempted to leverage TV as a medium that represented modernity and progress during the Cold War. While television was indeed a tool that … Read more 78 – Watching Socialism : The Television Revolution in Eastern Europe

68 – Nuking the Moon & Other Intelligence Schemes & Military Plots left on the Drawing Board

  We talk with Vince Houghton – Curator of the International Spy Museum who has just written a new book called “Nuking the Moon & Other Intelligence Schemes & Military Plots left on the Drawing Board”.  Vince proves that abandoned plans can be just as illuminating–and every bit as entertaining–as the ones that made it. … Read more 68 – Nuking the Moon & Other Intelligence Schemes & Military Plots left on the Drawing Board