February 10, 2018

Download e-book for kindle: A Terrible Mistake: The Murder of Frank Olson and the CIA's by H. P. Albarelli Jr.

By H. P. Albarelli Jr.

ISBN-10: 193629608X

ISBN-13: 9781936296088

Following nearly a decade of analysis, this account solves the mysterious demise of biochemist Frank Olson, revealing the identities of his murderers in stunning aspect. It bargains a different and remarkable check out the backgrounds of many former CIA, FBI, and Federal Narcotics Bureau officials—including a number of who really oversaw the CIA’s mind-control courses from the Nineteen Fifties to the Seventies. In retracing those courses, a regularly extraordinary and continually scary international is brought, coloured, and ruled by way of many factors—Cold warfare fears, the key courting among the nation’s drug enforcement organizations and the CIA, and the government’s shut collaboration with the Mafia.

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If anyone has any doubts that Congress should investigate cases of torture and human rights abuses allegedly carried out by members of the intelligence community during the Iraq conflict, one only needs to review the Frank Olson case. Our failure to fully investigate this scientist’s death in 1953 contributed to further and ongoing abuses throughout the 1950s and 1960s. The very people – Cheney and Rumsfeld – who defended the CIA’s actions in those cases when news of the CIA and military programs were exposed in 1975 are defending them again now, decades later, in a different guise and a different arena.

Dr. Harold Abramson meets Lashbrook and Olson at guesthouse and drives them to his New York City office. —All three men meet in Abramson’s office for about 2 hours. M. )—Lashbrook and Olson return to Statler Hotel, check-in, and are given Room 1018A. —Olson and Lashbrook have martinis in the hotel cocktail lounge. —Olson and Lashbrook have dinner in the hotel’s main dining room. M. —Olson and Lashbrook return to Room 1018A. M. (shortly after)—Lashbrook calls Ruwet. M. and then retire for the night.

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