In 1957, when head of the CIA’s Political Action department Miles Copeland went undercover as a NOC agent for the second time – he had done it before between 1953 and 1955 – there was a growing storm brewing around the CIA’s perimeter.
On February 14th, 1966, Hubbard concocted a shore story of why he wanted scientologists to stop putting PhD after his name. Another find today, is that Richard DeMille explains that the reason for the Sequoia ‘degrees’ and such was to impress “bureaucrats and other authoritarians.”
The U.S. Department of Education has defined a diploma mill “as an organization that awards degrees without requiring its students to meet educational standards for such degrees; it either receives fees from its so-called students on the basis of fraudulent misrepresentation or it makes it possible for the recipients of its degrees to perpetrate a fraud on the public.” (page 98 Statement of Anthony E. Daniels, Inspector-Deputy Assistant Director, Criminal Investigative Division, FBI)
Did you know that the Church of Scientology wasn’t even named that at first? Yes, indeedy. It’s first name, as incorporated on July 21, 1955 was the non-profit Founding Church of Man’s Religion. It wasn’t until two months later, in September, that an amendment changed the name to what we all know it as – the Founding Church of Scientology.
In September of 1947 L. Ron Hubbard published the second segment of The End Is Not Yet in Astounding Science Fiction magazine. This is my analysis of it.
I have put together this kind of cheat sheet about George White’s subprojects to both correct wrong information out there (primarily as to dates) and to focus a little closer on what he was doing for the CIA, and when, using the declassified MKULTRA subproject documents. But there’s a surprise too…
I’ve often said that the CIA has had a rather interesting relationship with Hoover and the FBI, to put it mildly. It goes back to British intelligence man William Stephenson and his covert activities around the time of WWII when he was forming, literally, British Intelligence West…