‘Umbrella Man’ May Be the Latest in the Long, Sordid Use of Agent Provocateurs Against Black Activists
From Hoover’s COINTELPRO program to the NYPD, subversive agents have always worked to collapse the Civil Rights movement from within. But now, the real enemy is hiding in plain sight.
Rawhide, Tumbler, Mogul, Lancer… Smurfette? What’s the secret behind the coolest (and weirdest) White House code names?
Robert Wittman, former head of the FBI’s Art Crimes Department, on the gritty underworld — and Hollywood fiction — of stolen treasure
Turns out we all want a burly, flat-topped, domestic beer-swilling dad to set us straight