J.P. O'Malley

Liberal Writer


Opinion Articles & Editorials Written By J.P. O'Malley

DateArticle NameLocation
07/16/15How the CIA Really Won Hearts and Mindsthedailybeast.com
In his 2004 memoir A Look Over My Shoulder, former CIA Director Richard Helms singled out Feb. 13, 1967, as the bleakest day of his career. After a morning spent inspecting nuclear labs at Los Alamos, New Mexico, Helms received a message calling him back to Washington at once. The order came directly from President Johnson, who was about to brief him on the most disastrous scandal to hit the CIA since its founding in 1947.