Thankfully, research has shown that brainwashing attempts haven’t worked. By brainwashing we mean: 1) replacing existing thoughts and memories; 2) the replacement with new thoughts and memories, and; 3) controlling people remotely. But that doesn’t mean spy agencies led by the CIA haven’t tried. In Part Two of Adam Curtis’ documentary, Century of the Self, we follow the monstrous work of Ewen Cameron’s attempts to brainwash his patients while being on the CIA payroll.
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