How The Pentagon Started Taking U.F.O.s Seriously #TheTruthIsOutThere
If you were ever a fan of X-files you have certainly asked yourself “what if?” The New Yorker recently published this article on the current history of UFO credibility.
“A tendency to discount or overlook inconvenient facts is a thing debunkers and believers have in common.”
The government may not have been in regular touch with exotic civilizations, but it had been keeping something from its citizens. By 2017, Kean was the author of a best-selling U.F.O. book and was known for what she has termed, borrowing from the political scientist Alexander Wendt, a “militantly agnostic” approach to the phenomenon. On December 16th of that year, in a front-page story in the Times, Kean, together with two Times journalists, revealed that the Pentagon had been running a surreptitious U.F.O. program for ten years.
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