WEDNESDAY 6/23 (from 01/11/21) One of the first announcements made by the Biden State Department was its determination to get to the bottom of the apparent hi-tech attacks on US diplomats and spies in Cuba, China and Russia. As Ana Swanson of the NY Times told us back in January, just before the Trump Era ended, those Americans hit by mysterious symptoms while serving their country abroad had been effectively abandoned by their boss, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
Trinity At 75: A Series By Dennis Carroll
This year is the 75th anniversary of the Trinity Test in southern New Mexico. It was the first detonation of a nuclear device—the unleashing of the unholy might of the tiny atom. To mark the occasion, reporter Dennis Carroll, in an ongoing series of reports, examines what we have learned about the changing attitudes, the shroud of secrecy, claims of bad science and the apparent utter disregard for Trinity’s neighbors that now surround the test and its aftermath decades later.