1953–1964: Operation Midnight Climax — CIA’s lurid ventures into sex, hookers and LSD

Operation Midnight Climax was an operation known only to Richard Helms and Gottlieb’s Technical Support Division; it was a free-wheeling illicit criminal operation headed by George Hunter White, an Army Captain, OSS officer, veteran agent of the Federal Bureau of Narcotics (FBN) who was also a CIA operative. During the day, White worked as an … Continue reading 1953–1964: Operation Midnight Climax — CIA’s lurid ventures into sex, hookers and LSD