‘The Manchurian Candidate’ and the 2016 Presidential Election

Column by Ed Sikov March 3, 2016
Richard Condon’s Cold War thriller has a few things to teach us about this year’s election. None of them are flattering.

LURID: Losing My Mind Control - The Facts and Fictions of MKULTRA

Column by Karina Wilson April 18, 2013
MKULTRA turns sixty years old this week. Lurid takes a look at how the CIA's quest for mind control absorbed and generated fictions - and continues to do so to this day.