In his magisterial in-depth studies of power elite analysis, Murray N. Rothbard referred to the central role of what he described as the Rockefeller World Empire in fostering and enhancing the welfare-warfare state. Understanding the seminal impact of this hegemonic dynasty is crucial to understanding modern world history. This brief video above explores a little known aspect of this nefarious story.
The United States President’s Commission on CIA Activities within the United States was set up under President Gerald Ford in 1975 to investigate the activities of the Central Intelligence Agency and other intelligence agencies within the United States. The commission was led by the Vice President, Nelson Rockefeller, and is sometimes referred to as the Rockefeller Commission.
The commission was created in response to a December 1974 report in The New York Times that the CIA had conducted illegal domestic activities, including experiments on U.S. citizens, during the 1960s. The commission issued a single report in 1975, touching upon certain CIA abuses including mail opening and surveillance of domestic dissident groups. It publicized Project MKUltra, a CIA mind control study.7:53 am on June 19, 2017