After this surge of publicity that questions the Agency’s integrity, the media itself soon begins to question the veracity of the original story. A completely one-sided media campaign is averted, and reporting on the issue becomes polarized rather than wholly anti-CIA. By one count, press stories skeptical of the charges against CIA actually begin to outnumber those giving the story credence. A review of the CIA drug conspiracy story — from its inception in August 1996 with the San Jose Mercury-News stories — shows that a ground base of already productive relations with journalists and an effective response by the Director of Central Intelligence’s (DCI) Public Affairs Staff helped prevent this story from becoming an unmitigated disaster.Direct download link, Mega.co.nz, ‘Gary Webb Dark Alliance-CIA Drug Conspiracy-CIADOC_0001372115.pdf' 400 KB
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See: CIA Puts 249 Declassified “Studies in Intelligence” (In-house periodical) Articles Online for more info and Dox
Matthew Aid, who brought this FOIA Dox Dump to my attention summarizes some of them at his Tumblr.