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Lee Stranahan is an American journalist and broadcaster who, as of 2017, was working for Sputnik, a Russian government-controlled news agency. He previously worked for Breitbart News, and has written for The Huffington Post and Daily Kos. Before his career in journalism, he was a television producer, illustrator, and erotic photographer.
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JFK and the Unspeakable
Why He Died and Why It Matters
James W. Douglass - Oct 19, 2010 (first published in 2008)
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The acclaimed book Oliver Stone called the best account I have read of this tragedy and its significance, JFK and the Unspeakable details not just how the conspiracy to assassinate President John F. Kennedy was carried out, but WHY it was doneand why it still matters today.At the height of the Cold War, JFK risked committing the greatest crime in h...
Lee Stranahan
Oct 21, 2019
Brilliant book, and I may expand my CIA thread from a few weeks ago with excerpts from it.      source
Mary's Mosaic
The CIA Conspiracy to Murder John F. Kennedy, Mary Pinchot Meyer, and Their Vision for World Peace
Peter Janney - Sep 13, 2016 (first published in 2009)
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"Reads like a John Grisham thriller crossed with an Oliver Stone movie."—Boston Globe. "This is a must-read."—Jim Marrs, New York Times bestselling author of Rule by Secrecy. "A fascinating story.”—Oliver StoneThe death of Mary Meyer left many Americans with questions. Who really killed her? Why did CIA counterintelligence chief James Angleton rush...
Lee Stranahan
Sep 29, 2019
For an astounding deep dive into the murder of Mary Pinchot Meyer and its connection to the JFK murder and the @CIA, I strongly suggest reading the book Mary's Mosaic.      source
Zero to One
Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future
Peter Thiel - Sep 16, 2014
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If you want to build a better future, you must believe in secrets.The great secret of our time is that there are still uncharted frontiers to explore and new inventions to create. In Zero to One, legendary entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel shows how we can find singular ways to create those new things. Thiel begins with the contrarian premise t...
Lee Stranahan
Jul 31, 2019
Zero to One is a great business book.      source
The Ghost
The Secret Life of CIA Spymaster James Jesus Angleton
Jefferson Morley - Oct 24, 2017
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"The best book ever written about the strangest CIA chief who ever lived." - Tim Weiner, National Book Award-winning author of Legacy of AshesA revelatory new biography of the sinister, powerful, and paranoid man at the heart of the CIA for more than three tumultuous decades.CIA spymaster James Jesus Angleton was one of the most powerful unelected ...
Lee Stranahan
Feb 13, 2018
A couple people in my timeline are discussing the deadly attack on the USS Liberty by Israel. One points out that it was “investigated” but a big part of that was a CIA memo. This is from the great book The Ghost on CIA Zionist James Jesus Angleton by @jeffersonmorley .      source