The Rockefeller Commission is Formed by CFR VP Nelson Rockefeller as a Whitewash Committee for an Investigation into CIA Activities Inside the US

Seymour Hersh, of the New York Times, ran an article on December 22, 1974, concerning alleged intelligence abuses by the CIA and other intelligence agencies; American suspicions grew. A large number of people believed that the intelligence community had crossed some sort of line when they read Hersh’s article. Hersh claimed that “[t]he Central Intelligence […]

Operation CHAOS Begins: A CIA Program to Spy on Peace Activists & Civil Rights Groups

In August 1967, the CIA created the Special Operations Groups within the Counter-lntelligence Division. Richard Ober, chosen to head the new project known as Operation CHAOS, was uniquely suited to the job. In early 1967, Ramparts magazine had exposed CIA secret funding of the National Student Association, causing acute embarrassment to the agency. In response, […]

French Bread was Spiked with LSD in CIA Experiment: Unsolved for 50 Years, the ‘Cursed Bread’ of Pont-Saint-Esprit left Residents Suffering Hallucinations, Killing 5

In 1951, a quiet, picturesque village in southern France was suddenly and mysteriously struck down with mass insanity and hallucinations. At least five people died, dozens were interned in asylums and hundreds afflicted. For decades it was assumed that the local bread had been unwittingly poisoned with a psychedelic mould. Now, however, an American investigative […]

Samuel Zane Batten Wrote a Book Titled “The New World Order”, Published by the American Baptist Publication Society

As the Interchurch World Movement was gaining momentum, Samuel Zane Batten wrote a book titled “The New World Order”, published in 1919 by the American Baptist Publication Society. In this book, Batten paints a picture of a world entering a new phase in which a “new order” is rising out of the turmoil of World […]