Project MKUltra – CIA Mind Control Program
Project MKUltra was a top-secret CIA program to research and develop mind control and chemical interrogation techniques. The program was officially sanctioned in 1953 and was halted in 1973 after being exposed to the public. MKUltra involved numerous unethical and illegal experiments on unwitting and consenting subjects, including administering various drugs, hypnosis, sensory deprivation, and psychological and physical abuse.
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Project MKUltra was a CIA mind control program involving various unethical and illegal experiments on unwitting and consenting subjects. The program has had a lasting impact on popular culture, with numerous works of fiction and non-fiction exploring the consequences of the project and the broader context of government secrecy and manipulation.