TV News LIES

Tuesday, Jun 30th

Last update05:56:29 AM GMT

You are here News Of Special Interest Government Sprayed Radioactive Chemicals on Poor People in Science Experiment, Study Claims

Government Sprayed Radioactive Chemicals on Poor People in Science Experiment, Study Claims

E-mail Print PDF

biogical warfare testsThe U.S. government may have used a densely-populated swath of low-income housing projects in St. Louis as its radioactive chemical testing ground through the 1950s and 1960s, according to a new study.

The research, undertaken by sociology professor Lisa Martino-Taylor, claims that the government sprayed African American sections of St. Louis with radioactive particles as part of its biological weapons program.

In 1994, the government admitted that it had in fact used St. Louis as a testing ground during the Cold War because it was architecturally similar to Soviet cities, but it said that the material sprayed was zinc cadmium sulfide, a fine powder that is not thought to be dangerous to ones health.

Between 1957 and 1958, the U.S. government sprayed much of the United States with this chemical compound as part of its biological test “Operation Large Area Coverage,” which sought to better understand how biological or chemical agents were dispersed in the air.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Palestinian prisoner on hunger strike 'to be released'

Palestinian prisoner to be releasedHunger-striking Palestinian prisoner, Khader Adnan, will be released in two weeks from Israeli prison, his legal...

Autopsy of Freddie Gray shows 'high-energy' impact

Freddy GrayFreddy Gray suffered a single "high-energy injury" — like those seen in shallow-water diving incidents —...

The Families Who Negotiated with ISIS

Five HostagesFive American families, each harboring a grave secret, took their seats around a vast dining table...

Google eavesdropping tool installed on computers without permission

Google eavesdropping toolPrivacy campaigners and open source developers are up in arms over the secret installing of Google...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!