Characters By Chapter
Remy Hale
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   Part One: Spies and Diplomats: Two Puzzles
1  Fidel Castro's Revenge
 FlorentinoAspillagaA Cuban intelligence officer.
 FidelCastroFormer Prime Minister of Cuba.
 Martha Aspillaga's girlfriend.
 BrianLatellRans the CIA's Latin American office.
  el AlpinistaA CIA agent. Aka: Mountain Climber.
 MarcusWolfA German spy chief.
 AldrichAmesA former CIA officer turned KGB double agent.
 JohnSullivanAn English television scriptwriter responsible for British sitcoms.
2  Getting to Know der Fuhrer
 NevilleChamberlainFormer Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
 AdolfHitlerA German politician and leader of the Nazi Party.
  HalifaxChamberlain's foreign secretary.
 Franklin D.Roosevelt32nd U.S. President.
 JosephStalinFormer Premier of the Soviet Union.
 WinstonChurchillFormer Prime Minister of the U.K. Chamberlain's successor.
 DianaMitfordBritish political leader.
 Joachim vonRibbentropA Foreign Minister of Nazi Germany.
 Ida One of Chamberlain's sisters.
 Hilda One of Chamberlain's sisters.
 Mahatma GandhiAn Indian lawyer.
 HermannGöringOne of the most powerful figures in the Nazi Party.
 JosephGoebbelsGerman Nazi politician and Reich Minister.
 NevileHendersonAmbassador of the United Kingdom to Nazi Germany.
 DuffCooperFormer Minister of Information.
 Anthony EdenFormer Foreign Secretary.
 Solomon The judge.
 SendhilMullainathanAn American professor of Computation and Behavioral Science.
 BenitoMussoliniFormer Prime Minister of Italy.
 Édouard DaladierPrime Minister of France at the outbreak of World War II.
 EmilyProninA psychologist.
 William LyonKing Former Prime Minister of Canada.
   Part Two Default to Truth
3  The Queen of Cuba
 BillClinton42nd U.S. President.
 EugeneCarrollA rear admiral in the United States Navy.
 Rosales del ToroA former Cuban Minister of Agriculture.
 PeteWilsonElected Governor of California.
 Timothy R.LevineAn American communication professor. Aka: Tim.
 BernardMadoffAmerican market maker and financier. Aka: Bernie.
 JerrySanduskyAmerican football coach.
 Reginald J. BrownUnited States Assistant Secretary of the Army. Aka: Reg.
 Juan PabloRoqueA former major in the Cuban air force.
 Ana Belén MontesSenior analyst at DIA in the US - convicted as a spy.
 George JohnTenetA former Director of Central Intelligence.
 Scott W.CarmichaelDIA's counterintelligence officer.
 TitoMontesBecame FBI officers. Ana Montes' younger brother.
 WilliamShakespeareAn English playwright, poet, and actor.
 Rachel An instructor.
 John F.Kennedy35th U.S. President.
 Philip One of the scholars who studied human deception.
 Lucas One of the scholars who studied human deception.
 Hee SunParkOne of Levine's graduate students.
 StanleyMilgramAmerican social psychologist.
 JohnWilliamsAmerican composer.
 JimMcDonoughWilliams' acquaintance. Aka: Mr. Wallace.
 GinaPerryA psychologist and writer.
 JoeDimowA retired toolmaker.
 ChrisFarleyAn American actor and comedian.
 PaulEkmanAmerican professor at the University of California.
4  The Holy Fool
 NathanielSimonAmerican businessman and philanthropist aka: Nat.
 HenryLauferAmerican mathematician, investor and philanthropist.
 Paul G.BroderVice President, Director at Renaissance Technologies Corp.
 PeterLamoreSEC investigator.
 RobertSollazzoLamore's boss.
 HarryMarkopolosA forensic accounting and financial fraud investigator.
 EliotSpitzerAmerican politician, and 54th Governor of New York.
 James JesusAngletonThe chief of CIA Counterintelligence.
5  Case Study: The Boy in the Shower
 Michael JacobMcQuearyFootball asst. coach for Pennsylvania State University.
 LauraDitkaDeputy Attorney General for the State of Pennsylvania.
 JoePaternoThe head coach of the Penn State University football team.
 TimCurleyThe athletic director at Penn State University.
 GarySchultzThe senior administrator at Penn State University.
 GrahamSpanierThe President of the Penn State University.
 BobCostasNBC sports anchor.
 E.J. Sandusky's son.
 Dottie Sandusky's wife.
 JoePosnanskiAn American sports journalist.
 AlyciaChambersA Clinical Psychologist in State College.
 AaronFisherSandusky's acquaintance.
 MikeGillumA child psychologist.
 JohnSeasockA counselor.
 JonathanDranovAn internal medicine specialist, with a focus in nephrology.
 JohnZieglerA documentary film writer/director, and journalist.
 JonelleEshbachA prosecuting attorney.
 LarryNassarUSA Gymnastics team doctor and osteopathic physician.
 RachaelDenhollanderFormer gymnast and the first woman to publicly accuse Nassar.
 LarissaBoyceFormer gymnast who also accused Larry Nassar.
 KathieKlagesFormer Michigan State University women's gymnastic coach.
 TrineaGonczarA gymnast who was treated by Nassar.
 AllanMyersSandusky's acquaintance.
 CurtisEverhartA private investigator.
 Brett SwisherHoutzSandusky's acquaintance.
 EllaineSteinbacherBrett's girlfriend.
 WendellCourtneyThe Penn State lawyer.
 JohnRaykovitzA Clinical Psychologist in State College.
   Part Three Transparency
6  The Friends Fallacy
 JenniferFugateA psychologist.
 CharlesDarwinEnglish naturalist, geologist and biologist.
 SergioJarilloAn anthropologist.
 CarlosCrivelliA psychologist.
 EdvardMunchA Norwegian painter.
 MariaGendronAssistant Professor of Psychology, Yale University.
 MaryBeardAn English scholar of Ancient Roman civilization.
 Cicero Roman statesman.
 FranzKafkaA German-speaking Jewish novelist.
 AchimSchützwohlA German psychologist.
 RainerReisenzeinA Professor for General psychology, University of Greifswald.
 Patrick DaleWalkerTexan arrested for attempting to murder his girlfriend.
7  A(Short) Explanation of the Amanda Knox Case
 Amanda Marie KnoxAmerican woman spent almost four years in Italian prison.
 MeredithKercherA British student who was murdered at the age of 21.
 RudyGuedeDrug dealer was suspect in the Meredith Kercher murder.
 RaffaeleSollecitiAmanda Knox's boyfriend.
 NickPisaA British journalist.
 O. J.SimpsonAmerican football running back.
 JonBenét RamseyAn American child beauty queen who was killed at the age of 6.
 PeterGillA Theatre director.
 Sally Levine's acquaintance.
 MichaelOcrantThe Director of Conference Programming.
 JohnFollainOne who writes on Italian politics and European affairs.
 Sophie One of Meredith Kercher's friends.
 Nathalie One of Meredith Kercher's friends.
 Lila DianeSawyerAn American television broadcast journalist.
 RitaFicarraA cop.
 EdgardoGiobbiA police officer.
 Giuliano MigniniAn Italian magistrate.
 Dzhokhar A. TsarnaevA Kyrgyz-American terrorist of Chechen descent.
 NadinePellegriniAssistant United States Attorney.
 Lisa F.BarrettProfessor of psychology at Northeastern University.
 Thomas Dibblee,Jr.An American geologist. Aka: Tom
8  Case Study: The Fraternity Party
 PeterJonssonOne of a Swedish graduate students.
 Carl FredrikArndtJonsson's friend.
 BrockTurnerA student of Stanford who was convicted of three felonies.
 EmilyDoeA woman under the protection of sexual-assault law.
 LouShawA screenwriter.
 Colleen One of Emily Doe's friends.
 Trea One of Emily Doe's friends.
 Julia One of Emily Doe's friends.
 Dwight B. HeathA Research Professor of Anthropology at Brown University.
 Anna Dwight Heath's wife.
 LeonGreenbergAn Employment Attorney in Las Vegas.
 MacMarshallA professor of anthropology at the University of Iowa.
 Ralph L.BealsAn anthropologist at the University of California.
 ClaudeSteeleAn African-American social psychologist.
 RobertJosephsAmerican Professor of Psychology at The University of Texas.
 BenjaminBreeA computer software engineer.
 AaronWhiteWorked at the National Institutes of Health.
 Donald W.GoodwinA psychiatrist and an alcohol researcher.
 KimFrommeThe Director of the Studies on Alcohol, Health, and Risky.
 Emily J.YoffeAn American journalist and contributing writer for The Atlantic.
 CraigMacAndrewA Licensed Professional Counselor, Kansas City.
 Robert B.EdgertonA Professor of Psychiatry, UC Los Angeles.
 TaraMacDonaldAssociate Professor of Graduate Studies, Dept.of Psychology
 Ashton K.CarrickA college senior student at the University of North Carolina.
   Part Four Lessons
9  KSM: What Happens When the Stranger Is a Terrorist?
 JamesMitchellA psychologist by training.
 Khalid SheikhMohammedA Pakistani terrorist. Aka: KSM.
 BruceJessenMitchell's colleague.
 Jean-ClaudeVan DammeA Belgian actor and retired martial artist.
 AbuZubaydahAn alleged Al Qaeda operative captured in Pakistan.
 DanielPearlAn American journalist for The Wall Street Journal.
 Osamabin LadenThe founder of the pan-Islamic militant organization al-Qaeda.
 CharlesMorganA psychiatrist.
 AbuHafsEgyptian national, a member of Islamic Jihad aka:al-Masri.
 John Paul II Former head of the Catholic Church.
 ShaneO'MaraA Professor of Experimental Brain Research at Trinity College.
 Robert BaerAn American author and a former CIA case officer.
 BruceRiedelA senior fellow in the Saban Center for Middle East Policy.
 JimmyCarter39th U.S. President.
 BrianEnciniaA state trooper.
 SandraBlandAn African American woman who was found hanged in a jail cell.
   Part Five Coupling
10  Sylvia Plath
 SylviaPlathAn American poet, novelist, and short-story writer.
 TedHughesSylvia Plath's husband.
 William ButlerYeatsAn Irish poet.
 AlfredAlvarezAn English poet, novelist, essayist and critic.
 JillianBeckerSylvia's friend.
 GaryBeckerJillian's husband.
 CharlesDickensAn English writer and social critic.
 RonaldClarkeA criminologist.
 RichardSeidenA psychologist.
 JohnBatesonExec. director of a nationally certified suicide prevention center.
 DavidWeisburdAn American-Israeli criminologist.
 LarryShermanA young criminologist.
 EstherGreenwoodThe protagonist in Sylvia Plath's novel The Bell Jar.
 Cal Esther's acquaintance.
 AnneSextonAn American poet.
 GeorgeStarbuckAmerican poet.
 DianeMiddlebrookAmerican biographer.
 ErnestHemingwayAn American journalist, novelist, short-story writer,
 StephanSpencerA three-time author under the O'Reilly Media.
 GeneSpragueCommitted suicide - jumped from SF Golden Gate Bridge.
11  Case Study: The Kansas City Experiments
 O. W.WilsonAmerican police officer.
 George L.KellingAmerican criminologist.
 LeeBrownThe chief of the New York City Police Department.
 George W.Bush43rd U.S. President.
 Lawrence W.ShermanAmerican criminologist.
 JamesShawA graduate student in criminology.
 Robert T.GallagherNew York City Police officer.
 David HarrisA legal scholar.
 BarakArielA lecturer in the Police Executive Program.
12  Sandra Bland
 CharlesRemsbergThe author of The Tactical Edge.
 CleveRenfroA state investigator.
 LouisSanchez.One of the investigators on Sandra Bland's case.
 MichaelWhiteA man who was shot dead by a police officer.
 DarrenWilsonA police officer.
 ChiraagBainsOne of the leaders of the DOJ team.
 Hippocrates A Greek physician.
Talking to Strangers suggested by Helen Connolly