6 Unbelievably Appalling Experiments The US Government Has Carried Out On Its Own People

It should be no secret that the government has had its hand in some very disgraceful dealings, notably, even when it comes to its own citizens.

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So, let's take a look back at some human experiment atrocities the US government has admitted to committing against its own people:

1.Project MK-Ultra:

CIA emblem on floor with people's lower halves visible around it

2.Biological Weapons tested on American soil:

Person in a protective suit handling equipment with another person observing in a snowy environment

3.The "Tuskegee Study of Untreated Syphilis in the Negro Male":

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4.The Manhattan Project:

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5.Stateville Penitentiary Malaria Study:

Man lies in hospital bed with bandage on head another person at bedside with two glass containers on patients stomach

6.Infecting Children with Hepatitis at the Willowbrook State School for Children:

Nurses tending to cribs in a spacious hospital

Do you know any other experiments the US has conducted that blew your mind?