Category: CIA

An American Spy: Betty Pack aka Amy Elizabeth Thorpe

While men have held a significant place in the annals of military history, there were also very important women who made serious impacts as well. Betty Pack, born Amy Elizabeth Thorpe made serious contributions to the Allied War effort during...

/ 05/13/2019
Aaron Bank

Aaron Bank: The Father Of Special Forces

Colonel Aaron Bank (November 23, 1902 – April 1, 2004) was an officer of the United States Army, and the founder of the US Army Special Forces, commonly called "Green Berets". He is also famous for his exploits as an...

/ 12/01/2018
The Phoenix Program

The Phoenix Program

The Phoenix Program was a brutal counterinsurgency program run by William Colby, later head of the C.I.A., aimed at weeding out Viet Cong and their sympathizers. According to some sources, more than 25,000 suspected Viet Cong were killed, many of...

/ 10/14/2018