Archive | COINTELPRO

FBI Won’t Open Case Files; Assassination Records of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Still Suppressed

And these are the people who are “solving” the civil rights cold cases? Nearly half a century after the height of the civil rights movement, hundreds of thousands of pages of government files about the volatile era remain shielded from the American public, buried in FBI field office cabinets, blocked by resistant bureaucracies, or available […]

Sovereignty Commission — Meet Infragard!

Just had my Sunday ruined by Jesse Ventura. Heard of Infragard? I had not heard of this by-invitation-only group that is a citizens/fbi operation. Those who “belong” get secret information from the government and have special authorizations to (?) You can try to join your state organization, but good luck. Sounds pretty disgusting if you’re […]

Cold Cases; From the Folks Who Brought Us COINTELPRO

An informative film on the FBI’s COINTELPRO conspiracy to kill major black leaders in the 1960s and early 1970s. Plus.. 33 Conspiracies That Turned Out to Be True http://labvirus.wordpress.com/2010/01/03/33-conspiracy-theories-that-turned-out-to-be-true-what-every-person-should-know/

Cold Cases; From the Folks Who Brought Us COINTELPRO

Counter Intelligence Programs Against Activists in the 60s: COINTELPRO (an acronym for Counter Intelligence Program) was a series of covert, and often illegal, projects conducted by the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) aimed at investigating and disrupting dissident political organizations within the United States. The FBI used covert operations from its inception, however […]

Civil Rights History Found in Mississippi’s Sovereignty Commission Files

The story of Birdia Keglar, murdered in Mississippi, 1965 Some of the most fascinating stories can be found in the records of the Mississippi Sovereignty Commission, a spy agency that was the state’s official counter civil rights agency from 1956 to 1973. Established by an act of the Mississippi legislature on March 29, 1956, the […]