Operation Mockingbird—The CIA’s History of Media Manipulation

Operation Mockingbird was a CIA program that enlisted more than 400 American journalists, as well as journalists around the world, to manipulate public opinion by spreading propaganda or what we call it today, fake news. In an era of  “fake news” and revelations of Facebook sharing user information to outside sources in an apparent attempt … Continue reading Operation Mockingbird—The CIA’s History of Media Manipulation