NDAA requires declassification of toxic exposure records

We may soon learn more about the extent to which the United States' military has allowed its own soldiers to be exposed to a wide range of poisons -- on purpose, in some cases, as part of chemical weapons experiments. In what Steven Aftergood of the Federation of American Scientists' Secrecy News calls "an unusual … Continue reading NDAA requires declassification of toxic exposure records

CIA posts millions of pages of documents online, shedding light on past activities

In response to public pressure, the Central Intelligence Agency has finally posted more than 12 million pages of documents online, which, though declassified years ago, have up until now only been accessible at the National Archives in Maryland. While many of the programs described in the documents have long been known, the ability to easily … Continue reading CIA posts millions of pages of documents online, shedding light on past activities