#FBI #COINTELPRO #Socialism To say that the 20th century was a tumultuous
time for the United States is an understatement at best. First modern attack on
US soil, two World Wars, near-nuclear Armageddon, yeah it was a lot. And to top
it all off, there were thousands of revolutionary organizations that advocated for
the immediate violent overthrow of the country. In response, the FBI launched its
Counter-Intelligence Program, which covertly allowed the agency to subvert domestic
revolutionary groups, both through legal and illegal means. Here are five ways they
did just that.