- American Committee for Cultural Freedom
The American Committee for Cultural Freedom (ACCF) was the U.S. affiliate of the
Congress for Cultural Freedom, an organization that, during the Cold War, sought to encourage intellectuals to be critical of the Soviet Unionand Communism. CCF was funded by the CIA.
The dominant figure in the organization was
Sidney Hook. Its 600-strong membership ranged from Jackson Pollackand Alexander Calderto Dwight Macdonaldand Mary McCarthy, Max Eastman, James Burnhamand Whittaker Chambers.
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