EXPOSED AT LAST: THE REAL GEMSTONE FILE

by Martin Cannon © 2001 She met her contact in a coffee shop. Throughout the meeting, he shot nervous glances at the other patrons. Was anyone eavesdropping? Her source finally pulled a file from his briefcase. “If anyone asks, you didn’t get this from me,” he warned as he handed her the folder. “Don’t let anyone know you have this. Not even your best friend. Don’t mention it on the phone. The NSA listens to all telephone calls. They zero in on certain keywords. And you can be pretty damn sure that one of those keywords is Gemstone.” The year was 1990. The woman – a friend of mine – skimmed the folder’s contents, while her contact slurped up black coffee and trembled like a wet whippet. The file contained 24 typewritten pages. The first one grabbed her attention: A SKELETON KEY TO THE GEMSTONE FILES May 1, 1975 […] Read More