The first release is a list of non-classified, English-language material found in and around the compound. The second is a selection of now-declassified documents.
Who Knew? Bin Laden Was Reading Greg Palast And Bob Woodward
May 20, 2015

I couldn't help but notice how many of these books from bin Laden's bookshelf overlap with books so many blog readers have read:

On May 20, 2015, the ODNI (Office of the Director of National Intelligence) released a sizeable tranche of documents recovered during the raid on the compound used to hide Usama bin Ladin. The release, which followed a rigorous interagency review, aligns with the President’s call for increased transparency–consistent with national security prerogatives–and the 2014 Intelligence Authorization Act, which required the ODNI to conduct a review of the documents for release.

The release contains two sections. The first is a list of non-classified, English-language material found in and around the compound. The second is a selection of now-declassified documents.

The Intelligence Community will be reviewing hundreds more documents in the near future for possible declassification and release. An interagency taskforce under the auspices of the White House and with the agreement of the DNI is reviewing all documents which supported disseminated intelligence cables, as well as other relevant material found around the compound. All documents whose publication will not hurt ongoing operations against al-Qa‘ida or their affiliates will be released.

The 2030 Spike by Colin Mason

  • A Brief Guide to Understanding Islam by I. A. Ibrahim

    America’s Strategic Blunders by Willard Matthias

    America’s “War on Terrorism” by Michel Chossudovsky

    Al-Qaeda’s Online Media Strategies: From Abu Reuter to Irhabi 007 by Hanna Rogan

    The Best Democracy Money Can Buy by Greg Palast

    The Best Enemy Money Can Buy by Anthony Sutton

    Black Box Voting, Ballot Tampering in the 21st Century by Bev Harris

    Bloodlines of the Illuminati by Fritz Springmeier

    Bounding the Global War on Terror by Jeffrey Record

    Checking Iran’s Nuclear Ambitions by Henry Sokolski and Patrick Clawson

    Christianity and Islam in Spain 756-1031 A.D. by C. R. Haines

    Civil Democratic Islam: Partners, Resources, and Strategies by Cheryl Benard

    Confessions of an Economic Hit Man by John Perkins

    Conspirators’ Hierarchy: The Committee of 300 by John Coleman

    Crossing the Rubicon by Michael Ruppert

    Fortifying Pakistan: The Role of U.S. Internal Security Assistance (only the book’s introduction) by C. Christine Fair and Peter Chalk

    Guerilla Air Defense: Antiaircraft Weapons and Techniques for Guerilla Forces by James Crabtree

    Handbook of International Law by Anthony Aust

    Hegemony or Survival: America’s Quest for Global Dominance by Noam Chomsky
    Imperial Hubris by Michael Scheuer

    In Pursuit of Allah’s Pleasure by Asim Abdul Maajid, Esaam-ud-Deen and Dr. Naahah Ibrahim

    International Relations Theory and the Asia-Pacific by John Ikenberry and Michael Mastandano

    Killing Hope: U.S. Military and CIA Interventions since World War II by William Blum

    Military Intelligence Blunders by John Hughes-Wilson

    Project MKULTRA, the CIA’s program of research in behavioral modification. Joint hearing before the Select Committee on Intelligence and the Subcommittee on Health and Scientific Research of the Committee on Human Resources, United States Senate, Ninety-fifth Congress, first session, August 3, 1977. United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee on Intelligence.

    Necessary Illusions: Thought Control in Democratic Societies by Noam Chomsky

    New Pearl Harbor: Disturbing Questions about the Bush Administration and 9/11 by David Ray Griffin

    New Political Religions, or Analysis of Modern Terrorism by Barry Cooper

    Obama’s Wars by Bob Woodward

    Oxford History of Modern War by Charles Townsend

    The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers by Paul Kennedy

    Rogue State: A Guide to the World’s Only Superpower by William Blum

    The Secret Teachings of All Ages by Manly Hall (1928)

    Secrets of the Federal Reserve by Eustace Mullins

    The Taking of America 1-2-3 by Richard Sprague

    Unfinished Business, U.S. Overseas Military Presence in the 21st Century by Michael O’Hanlon

    The U.S. and Vietnam 1787-1941 by Robert Hopkins Miller

    “Website Claims Steve Jackson Games Foretold 9/11,” article posted on (this file contained only a single saved web page)

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