Category Archives: Korea

On This Day — Did The CIA Murder US Army Scientist Frank Olson? And Why? (November 28 1953)

“The most efficient accident, in simple assassination, is a fall of 75 feet or more onto a hard surface.” CIA assassination manual (1953) “What Wormwood tries to do is tell a story about how we know what we know and how reliable … Continue reading

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CIA to Recruit Korean Speakers — Do you know your ABC?

“Fluent in Korean? US citizen with a 4 yr college degree? Interested in national security? Your skills are needed here!” CIA Directorate of Operations — Twitter (August 17 2018) “We referred to North Korea as the hardest of the hard … Continue reading

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CIA Director Mike Pompeo Held Secret Meeting With Kim Jong Un

“The president has made the decision. This is the right time to meet with Kim Jong Un.” CIA Director Mike Pompeo “Mike Pompeo met with Kim Jong Un in North Korea last week. Meeting went very smoothly and a good … Continue reading

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Wormwood — Why Did The CIA Murder US Army Scientist Frank Olson?

“The most efficient accident, in simple assassination, is a fall of 75 feet or more onto a hard surface.” CIA assassination manual (1953) “What Wormwood tries to do is tell a story about how we know what we know and how reliable … Continue reading

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Book Review — “King of Spies” : The Dark Reign of America’s Spymaster in Korea

“Harden’s stated purpose is more ambitious than telling the story of one man. He uses this lens to explain the larger role of the United States in Korea under Syngman Rhee, expose human rights violations during this period and add … Continue reading

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