Vietnam, LSD and Reds: US opens 25-year-old files on state secrets

Within those documents lie the most turbulent episodes of the 20th century: the 1979 Soviet invasion of Afghanistan and the Vietnam war, the CIA’s unauthorised experiments with LSD and its internal thinking on a raft of investigations into coups and assassinations overseas, and the FBI’s hunt for communist sympathisers on US soil.

Story via The Guardian (UK)

[Ed. Note] For a great selection of declassified government documents, check out the National Security Archive

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