The Secret Plan to Get 74 Million People to Think Exactly Alike

Four infant cribs in a hospital nursery, Virginia, circa 1950s.
Russell Lee, photographer. Public domain.

A Pulitzer Prize in Journalism is waiting for someone brave enough to tell the story.

Starting in 1946, government scientists got nurses in every maternity ward across America to unknowingly dose every infant with a special chemical embedded in baby wipes supplied by manufacturers in on the plot.



Chris Raymond
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