Lobster Issue 38: Winter 1999
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- The Thirteenth Pillar - the death of Di Reconsidered by Terry Hanstock
[The death of Princess Diana]
- The Tunnel
- Electronic Sabotage
- The Explosion
- The Flash
- The White Fiat Uno and the Motorcycle(s)
- After the Crash
- Diana's Medical Treatment
- Henri Paul
- Alcohol and Drugs -- the Lethal Cocktail
- Carbon Monoxide
- Henri Paul's Bank Account
- Other Points
- What Really Happened? And What Happens Next?
- Belo Horizonte
- Jones in Rio
- And the train robbers...
- Langley-Porter Neuropsychiatric Instritute
- Historical Notes by Scott Newton
[A Sunday Times article by York Membery of January 17 1999 claimed that during the 1920s and 1930s the US military had a contingency plan for war against Britain. Called the 'War Plan Red',...]
- An Anglo-American Conflict
- The UK Becomes a US Intelligence Target
- Peace Plots
- George Orwell and the IRD by John Newsinger
[Orwell and the Information Research Department]
- Orwell as Revlutionary
- Orwell in Spain
- Orwell as Tribune Socialist
- Orwell and the Cold War
- A Luftwaffe
- The Dark Side of Washington: Seymour Hersh and the Kennedy Legacy by Paul Todd
(Seymour M. Hersh, The Dark Side of Camelot (Boston: Little Brown, 1997)
- Selection Bias
- Relentless Revisionism
- Moves towards detente
- The Organising of Intellectual Consensus: The Congress for Cultural Freedom and Post-War US-European Relations (Part 2), by Giles Scott-Smith
[The first part of this essay appeared in Lobster 36]
- Pax Americana
- Interlocking Overt and Covert
- AFL and CIO
- The End of Ideology
- Not simply a CIA Plot
- The View from the Bridge
- The Big Switch [ref: Treachery in New York by Walt Brown, 1995. JFK Parkand autopsy personnel]
- Waco Wake Up [ref: CounterPunch, Sept 8, 1999]
- OK Bomb
- Wavy Gravy (ref: Secret State Experiments on Humans by Jonathan D. Moreno)
- Rent-a-Mob [demo in the City of London]
- Timor docs Hidden
- Expendables (Peter Bleach. Detective Sergeant Michael Hill of Hertfordshire CID. Jamshid Hasemi)
- A Friend of Friends? (Donald Dewar and signing warrant for MI6 operations)
- The Mystery of MRA Solved? (Psychological Stategy Board, PSB) [ref: Congress of Cultural Freedom and the CIA by Francis Stoner Saunders]
- Spy Mania (Brian Crozier. Ref: Metrokhin Archive, September)
- Travelling Fellows? (Professor Vic Allen)
- Web Update by Jane Affleck. World Wide Web site on:
- Secrecy, censorship, FOI and Released Records
- Information Warfare
- Northern Ireland Redux
- Nairac (Fred Holroyd. John Francis Green. Captain Robert Nairac. Alexander van Straubenzee. Oonagh Flynn)
- Ken Livingstone's Memory (Colin Wallace. Fred Holroyd. Kinnock. John Diamond. Peter Wright. Captain Robert Nairac. Airey Neave. Humphrey Berkeley)
- The Committee (John Weir. Robin Jackson. Richard Monteith. Sean McPhilemy. Jim Sands. Henry McDonald.
- Do or Die: Voices from the Ecological Resistance (ref: www.eco-action.org/dod/dod.html)
- New Labour, New Fascism? by Robert Henderson.
[Robert Henderson's difficulties with the Blairs, described in Lobster 37, are now the subject of a Website at: members.dencity.com/delenda/]
- The Libyans and the Death of WPC Yvonne Fletcher
On 8 July the Foreign Minister, Robin Cook, announced that the Libyan Government accepted 'general responsibility' for the death of WPC Yvonne Fletecher... the Libyans have not admitted they killed Yvonne Fletcher...]
- Stalin's Granny, Christopher Andrew and the Cold War by David Turner
- A Disingenuous Creep
- Hysterical Morons, Illiterates
- There was no Soviet Grand Plan
- The Liberal Democratic Holocaust
- Tragic Mistake and Betrayal
- Systematic Corruption, Systematic Solutions by Gregory Palast
- The Casbah in Confidential Information
- The Flea Market in Fixes begins with Privileged Access
- New World Disorders: Bilderberg, Trilateral and the European Union
(Romano Prodi. Mario Monti. Pedro Solbes Mira. Chris Patten. Gunther Verheugen. Antonio Vitorino. Erikko Liikanen. Frits Bolkestein.)
- Book reviews
- Philby: The Hidden Years by Morris Riley, Janus Publishing, London 1999 (Reviewed by John Burnes)
- Rothschild the Puppet-Master?
- The Usual Suspects
- Something very singular was happening
- Transnational Classes and International Relations by Kees van der Pijl, 1998 (Reviewed by Mike Peters)
- Wilde's Last Stand: Decadence, Conspiracy and the First World War, by Philip Hoare, 1997 (Reviewed by Somon Matthews)
- The Cyprus Conspiracy: America, Espionage and the Turkish Invasion, by Brendan O'Malley and Ian Craig, 1999.
- Inside the Gemstone Files by Kenn Thomas and David Hatcher Childress, 1999.
- Defending the Realm: MI5 and the Shayler Affair, by Gary Hyland and Anton Gill. Publ. 1998. Reviewed by Simon Matthews.
- Drugging America: a Trojan Hourse, by Rodney Stich, (ref: www.druggingamerica.com)
- Venona, Decoding Soviet Espionage in America by James Earl Haynes and Harvey Klehr, 1999.
- The Haunted Wood: Soviet Espionage in America -- the Stalin Era, by Allen Weinstein and Alexander Vassiliev, 1999.
- Who Paid the Piper? The CIA and the Cultural Cold War, by Frances Stoner Saunderes, 1999.
- Fascism: Theory and Practice, by Dave Renton, 1999 (Reviewed by Larry O'Hara).
- Lost History. Contras, Cocaine, the Press and 'Project Truth', by Robert Parry, 1999. (ref: www.consortiumnews.com)
- Hitler's Priestess: Savitri Devi, the Hindu Aryan Myth and Neo-Nazism, by Nicolas Goodrick-Clarke, 1998.
- Remote Viewing, by Tim Rifat, 1999 (reviewed by Armen Victorian).
- Feedback: A Response to David Guyatt's Operation Blackdog (in Lobster 35) by Tony Hollick (www.agora.demon.co.uk)
- Jonestown Report (www-rohan.sdsu.edu/~remoore/jonestown/index.phpl)
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