Archive for May, 2020
Perhaps most disturbing of all was the fact that the extent of ex-perimentation on human subjects was unknown. The records of allthese activities were destroyed in January 1973, at the instruction ofthen CIA Director Richard Helms. In spite of persistent inquiries byboth the Health Subcommittee and the Intelligence Committee, noadditional records or information were forthcoming. And no one-no single individual–could be found who remembered the details, notthe Director of the CIA, who ordered the documents destroyed, notthe official responsible for the program, nor any of his associates.