New to me CIA chemical program called MK-BURN via investigative journalist Jack Anderson in 1982.
Also note the following quote from the MK-ULTRA prison drug experiment lawsuit:
MK-ULTRA’s purpose was “research and development of chemical, biological and radiological materials [for use] in clandestine operations to control human behavior.” The CIA hoped the “psychoactive chemicals” would work on the victim’s mind and emotions to “release him from the restraint of self-control.”
Jack Anderson, “Lawsuit Forces CIA Confession on MK-ULTRA,” Washington Post, 28 August 1982:
See also Mental Floss on the release of “useful” documentation like UFOs and supernatural under STARGATE.
Kirstin Fawcett, “CIA Publishes Nearly 13 Million Declassified Records Online,” Mental Floss, 18 January 2017.
… There’s even information on alleged UFO sightings and psychic research conducted under the organization’s “Star Gate” program.
For security purposes, many of the documents contain redactions, but aside from that, “none of this is cherry-picked,” CIA spokeswoman Heather Fritz Horniak told CNN.