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Allen W Dulles, in full Allen Welsh Dulles, (born Apr 7, 1893, Watertown, NY—died Jan 29, 1969, Washington, DC), US diplomat & intelligence expert, who was director (1953–61) of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) during its early period of growth. britannica.com/biography/Alle…
Dulles’ most lasting legacy is perhaps the Agency’s Headquarters campus itself. For most of his tenure as DCI, Dulles worked hard with congressmen and contractors to achieve his dream of a collegial, campus-like headquarters for his beloved CIA. cia.gov/news-informati…
Dulles—who deceived American elected leaders & overthrew foreign ones, who backed ex-Nazis & thwarted left-leaning democrats—falls firmly in the latter camp. motherjones.com/media/2015/10/…
It was Allen’s CIA that gave teeth to his brother’s policy. Allen completed the transformation of the agency from the intelligence clearinghouse envisioned by President Harry Truman to the clandestine paramilitary force that it is today medium.com/dan-sanchez/th…
Did CIA Director Allen Dulles order the hit on JFK? New book makes astonishing claims about chief spy who 'undermined or betrayed every president he served' dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3…
Dulles tried to make a deal w Nazi Germany in the last days of WWII that would see Hitler out, but some of the Third Reich would be in place. Dulles, he suggests, also oversaw a CIA program that conducted extremely dangerous experiments on the human brain #MKultra
Gentleman Spy: The Life of Allen Dulles

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