Propaganda and Disinformation: How the CIA Manufactures HistorySubmitted by GBAmerica on Sat, 10/27/2012 - 01:07
Propaganda and Disinformation: How the CIA Manufactures History
That, in a nutshell, sums up what the CIA has accomplished over the years through its various clandestine propaganda and disinformation programs. It has unwittingly and, often, deliberately decieved itself - and the American taxpayer. The CIA is a master at distorting history - even creating its own version of history to suit its institutional and operational purposes. It can do this largely because of two great advantages it possesses. One is the excessively secret environment in which it operates, and the other is that it is essentially a private instrument of the presidency.