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Ted Shackley

Gerry Patrick Hemming on CIA Moles in JM/WAVE

In this interview Gerry Patrick Hemming describes some of the dynamics within the anti-Castro operations conducted out of JM/WAVE. He reports that there was a large contingency of Cubans on the CIA payroll for the purpose of shutting down operations that Shackley did not control and “snitching” on those who participated in any such operations. Such counter-productive infighting caused Angleton to suspect that Shackley and his whole crew may have been moles.  Hemming also identifies the “bag man” for the bribes being paid out toRead More

Gerry Hemming

HEMMING TO BURNHAM: The Bay of Pigs Was Meant to Fail

The following is a telephonic conversation with Gerry Patrick Hemming and myself sometime in late 2001. Subsequent to the Bay of Pigs President Kennedy arranged a briefing for former President Eisenhower by General Maxwell Taylor who was heading up the Cuban Study Group to find answers as to the cause of the failure. During that interview, Eisenhower unequivocally denied having ever set such an amphibious assault plan in motion. The notes from that meeting end at item six (6) and the last sentence reads:  6. “As theRead More

James Jesus Angleton: How a Master Planner Became a Monster Plotter

James Jesus Angleton: How a Master Planner Became a Monster Plotter

This document is an analysis of James Jesus Angleton’s obsession with assumed KGB penetration into high levels of the CIA and how that obsession impacted the functioning of the Agency. Subjects covered include Lee Harvey Oswald, Yuriy Nosenko, Anatoliy Golitsyn, and Dimitriy Polyakov, among others. Please note: When you click the link below, a light box will open this important document for your viewing convenience. To download directly to your device:       Try a custom wordpress plugin – your sites will adore you.