Antonio Villas Boas, part 1: Can’t a Man Farm in Peace?

https://anchor.fm/ciafiles/episodes/Antonio-Villas-Boas--part-1-Cant-a-Man-Farm-in-Peace-e10jolo/a-a5h2tgu After the Roswell crash in 1947, UFO sightings became commonplace across the country. Local authorities and government agencies became overrun with reports of strange objects in the sky, performing impossible feats before zooming off into the distance.  But it would be more than a decade before another famous element of alien encounters would be … Continue reading Antonio Villas Boas, part 1: Can’t a Man Farm in Peace?

George Hunter White, part 2: “I was too rough for their league.”

https://anchor.fm/ciafiles/episodes/George-Hunter-White--part-2-I-was-too-rough-for-their-league-evm8jv CIA mad scientist Sidney Gottlieb had job opening that might as well have been custom-made for Goerge Hunter White. White had experience in drugging people for experiments during his time in the OSS. He loved drugs himself. He had few scruples when it came to committing acts of cruelty and violence. And perhaps most … Continue reading George Hunter White, part 2: “I was too rough for their league.”

CIA Files: Headlines 4/18/2021

A look at headlines from around the world. Top general: 'Low to medium risk' of Russia invading Ukraine in next few weeks https://www.reuters.com/world/europe/low-to-medium-risk-russian-invasion-ukraine-next-few-weeks-us-general-2021-04-15/ Doctor says Navalny could die 'at any moment' https://www.npr.org/2021/04/18/988437875/putin-critic-alexei-navalny-could-die-at-any-moment-doctor-says U.S. Slaps New Sanctions On Russia Over Cyberattack, Election Meddling https://www.npr.org/2021/04/15/987585796/u-s-slaps-new-sanctions-on-russia-over-cyber-attack-election-meddling https://www.cnn.com/2021/04/16/politics/russia-retaliate-us-diplomats/index.html Russia Retaliates Against Biden's New Sanctions, Expelling 10 U.S. Diplomats The … Continue reading CIA Files: Headlines 4/18/2021

George Hunter White, part 1: “Actually, a Heretic”

Few people seem to be so lucky as to discover their true purpose in life, and even fewer seem tenacious enough to truly dedicate their entire lives to that purpose. In that regard, George Hunter White may have been the luckiest, most tenacious man to ever live. White’s life was one of lies, drugs, sex, … Continue reading George Hunter White, part 1: “Actually, a Heretic”

CIA Files: True Stories of U.S. Intelligence – Premiering Monday, April 12th

https://youtu.be/85VThD_biBM I’d like to tell you a story. It is a long, strange, story. It is a story about honesty and integrity, or a lack thereof. This story is complex, confusing, and compelling. It is composed of unique people possessed by powerful inner drives. Understanding this story is difficult, but it rewards us with an … Continue reading CIA Files: True Stories of U.S. Intelligence – Premiering Monday, April 12th