Dr. Mary's Monkey: How the Unsolved Murder of a Doctor, a by Edward T. Haslam

By Edward T. Haslam

The 1964 homicide of a nationally known melanoma researcher units the level for this gripping exposé of medical professionals enmeshed in covert executive operations over the path of three a long time. Following a path of police documents, FBI documents, melanoma records, and clinical journals, this revealing book presents evidence of an internet of clinical secret-keeping that started with the dealing with of proof in the JFK assassination and continued apace, sweeping doctors into coverups of melanoma outbreaks, infected polio vaccine, the arrival of the AIDS virus, and biological weapon study utilizing contaminated monkeys.

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When she died in the summer of 1964, I saw my father cry for the first time. As a Navy doctor during World War II, my father had seen more than his share of burned and broken bodies. Someone (I don’t know who) had asked him to go to the morgue to look at Mary Sherman’s body to get a second opinion on her unusual death. He came home from the morgue that day, fixed himself a drink, sat down in his chair, and cried silently. I wondered what was wrong. My mother told me that a woman he knew from the office had died.

Why would the CIA be interested in doing medical research? There were three main reasons: (1) mind control, (2) to get rid of Castro or other foreign leaders, and (3) to keep up with the Soviets. First, mind control. The CIA’s much-publicized LSD experiments were just the beginning of their efforts to get people to talk when they wanted, to sleep when they wanted, and to kill when they wanted. 38 Secondly, the CIA was trying to get rid of Fidel Castro and Communism in the Western Hemisphere. They tried to use their mind-altering resources and other medical tactics to discredit Castro.

There were three main reasons: (1) mind control, (2) to get rid of Castro or other foreign leaders, and (3) to keep up with the Soviets. First, mind control. The CIA’s much-publicized LSD experiments were just the beginning of their efforts to get people to talk when they wanted, to sleep when they wanted, and to kill when they wanted. 38 Secondly, the CIA was trying to get rid of Fidel Castro and Communism in the Western Hemisphere. They tried to use their mind-altering resources and other medical tactics to discredit Castro.

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