Robbie Martin of Media Roots invited me back on the show for a lengthy, often funny discussion partly inspired by...
One of the most common conspiracy theories you hear in this line of research is that the Pentagon and CIA fund Hollywood movies. This isn't entirely untrue - the CIA covertly funded productions of Animal Farm and 1984 in the early Cold War period - but on the whole, it is untrue. In all the many thousands of documen
This is Part 6 of my ongoing Operation Gladio B series at Newsbud. In this episode I will be talking about NATO-CIA’s Original Gladio Operations, beginning with the Cold War, the Strategy of Tension, the importance of Eurasia and Brzezinski’s Grand Chessboard. The episode also includes an introduction to Turkey’s notorious Gladiators. Subscribe to Newsbud […]
Fields of Fire is one of the greatest movies that was never made. A brutal but sympathetic portrait of the Vietnam War, it was denied military support despite being written by a former Secretary of the Navy. This week I examine the story of Fields of Fire using a file from the DOD’s entertainment liaison office.
The story of the relationship between Disney and the various branches and agencies of the US government is long and complex. A recently uncovered memo adds one more episode to the relationship between Disney and the CIA, and revolves around a question that was critical for national security: How would