EPISODE 009 Jack Barsky


ASSET: Jack Barsky

Mark chats with Jack Barsky, former KGB agent, formerly part of the Soviet Illegals Program, IT specialist, and author of the book Deep Under Cover: My Secret Life & Tangled Allegiances as a KGB Spy in America. Jack grew up in Communist East Germany and was selected for, educated by, and trained with the KGB in Berlin. His book reveals the complexities and demands one faces undertaking this type of mission and the costs of living a double life.

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