Is the CIA working under cover against environmentalists in Kansas? Possibly. probably or not exactly-- but there are a lot of weird pieces of news coming out of the CIA's big push into academia and universities in the last decade.
One recently CIA-recruited former academic [anthropologist] spook resigned and then wrote to David Price of Counterpunch. Consequently, Counterpunch editors quickly noted: "In the past 4 years 22 universities across the U.S. have quietly taken the CIA's dollars and agreed to become spy-factories for student spooks. David Price breaks the story, identifies the campuses, details secret faculty protests and charts the strategy for resistance."
Human Terrain Systems [HTS] is the focus of much of one of Price's articles. It is entitled "Human Terrain Systems Dissenter Resigns, Tells Inside Story of Training's Heart of Darkness", and it describes how social scientists are begin recruited to work in Afghanistan and Pakistan these days for the CIA in support of US military forces on the ground. Price has since also brought out in Counterpunch a newer piece, called: "Silent Coup: How the CIA Is Welcoming Itself Back onto American University Campuses." He discussed this piece about the big push or coup on 22 university campuses on Democracy Now [DN] just last week.
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