When thousands mourned King's assassination, Hoover went to the races. Edgar Hoover was like a sewer that collected dirt. Emma Goldman and Alexander Berkman are, beyond doubt, two of the most dangerous anarchists in this country and if permitted to return to the community will result in undue harm. Nods for best art direction, best cinematography and best score are also quite possible. In fact, rumors of people seeing Hoover in a dress continue to this very day.
His agents slipped file material to the senator for use in his infamous inquisition, while publicly denying doing so.
J. Edgar Hoover: The Queer Life of an FBI Director
Hack, RichardPuppetmaster: Amazon Sellers and Authors create new giveaways every day to promote their products. Hoover has been credited with building the FBI into a larger crime-fighting agency than it was at its inception and with instituting a number of modernizations to police technology, such as a centralized fingerprint file and forensic laboratories. Hoover Eisenhower Dirksen J. Edgar Hoover FBI headquarters When a report by his own agents also said the Mafia was real, he dismissed it as "baloney". Ethel Mermanwho had known Hoover sinceknew he was gay.
But I always felt as though I needed to wash my hands after putting the book down. Strange how something can be horrific and amusing at the same time. Most of this info is culled from lots of other published sources, but it's all here together in one volume. Edgar Hoover and the Anti-interventionists: The New York Times.