I am a Boston University graduate with over 30 years experience in security in Europe.
In 2007, I started a second career as a "writer" with two books published by McFarland & Company:
Cold War Radio: The Dangerous World of American Broadcasting in Europe, 1950-1989 (March 2009) and Radio Free Europe's Crusade for Freedom: Rallying Americans Behind Cold War Broadcasting (October 2010). Both are available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and other Internet book sellers.
I am also the "owner" of a blog on Cold War history at www.coldwarradios.blogspot.com.
My other articles have appeared in the following publications:
- Intelligencer, USA, 1999, 2000, 2007, 2008, 2010
- Security and Intelligence Review, USA, 1994 (two parts)
- Intelligence, Paris, 1996
- Cash, a four-part series in 1997, a five-part series in1998,Bulgaria
- The Falling Leaf, Journal of the PsyWar Society, UK, 1999, 2008
- The Journal of Intelligence History, Germany, Winter 2001
- Censorship: An International Encyclopedia, UK, November 2001
- Radio-Kurrier, Germany, July 2002
- Index on Censorship, UK, September 2003
- The Journal of Transatlanitic Studies, 2008
Conferences at which I gave papers / presentations include:
- The Wrath of the Chief Architect: Ceausescu’s War against Radio Free Europe, International Conference, Bucharest, Romania. November 2007.
- America’s Crusade for Freedom, 1950 - 1965. Transatlantic Studies Association Annual Conference, University of Dundee, Scotland. July 2008.
- Radio Free Europe – The Battlefield. International Conference, Lublin, Poland. November 2008
- KGB Controlled Joint Intelligence Operations against Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty and Émigrés in Munich. International Conference, Prague, Czech Republic. November 2008
- Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty, Clinton Institute, University College, Dublin, Ireland, February 2009
- America's Crusade for Freedom, Aleksanteri Conference, Helsinki, Finland, October 2009
- CIA, Crusade for Freedom and Radio Free Asia, International Intelligence History Association conference, Tutzing, Germany April 2010
- Conference on Radio Free Europe's Broadcast to Bulgaria, Sofia, Bulgaria, November 2011
- Conference on 60th Anniversary of Radio Free Europe's First Broadcast to Poland from Munich, Warsaw, Poland, December 2012