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Peoples Temple Collection; Box 21, Virtual Item 18 -  Q746  - News and commentary (16 April 1978) | Special Collections & University Archives

Peoples Temple Collection; Box 21, Virtual Item 18 -  Q746  - News and commentary (16 April 1978)

Jim Jones reads three commentaries, all likely provided by Soviet or Warsaw Pact news sources. The first – already in progress and near its end when the tape begins – focuses on the efforts of the European Common Market to assert its influence in Asia and Australia. The second discusses the border dispute between Vietnam and Kampuchea, but with a pro-Vietnamese (i.e. anti-Chinese) perspective. The final analyzes the war between Somalia and Ethiopia, in which Somalia is depicted as the aggressor against its neighbor, a nation more closely allied with the Soviet Union.

Full summary of the recording available at Alternative Considerations of Jonestown website, along with the tape transcript.

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Original audio cassette tape recording digitized and made available as .mp3 audio file.
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