Assassinations

 
October 9 2009, 0 Comments
  These photos of whites torturing and lynching black men present a side of U.S. history that most history books ignore. They provide one of the many reasons why blacks (and Indians) hold a...
 
October 5 2009, 0 Comments
Updated 09/19/09 John F. Kennedy and Jackie Kennedy Despite a 1990s law mandating the release of all JFK assassination-related documents, an estimated one million such CIA records have yet to be...
 
October 2 2009, 0 Comments
October 15, 2003 (updated 03/22/09)   Richard M. Nixon press conference releasing the transcripts of the White House tapes, 04/29/1974. Nixon's ties to the assassination of President...
 
October 3 2009, 0 Comments
Ruby shooting Oswald (Sunday, November 24) – Warren Commission Exhibit #2636 Contrary to the claims of conspiracy writers, Jack Ruby died telling the truth. There is no credible evidence he was...
 
October 3 2009, 0 Comments
December 14, 2002 Updated Nov. 28, 2012 President Gerald Ford greeting Alice Olson in the Oval Office in 1975. When CIA Scientist Frank Olson plunged to his death from the 10th floor of a New York...
 
October 3 2009, 0 Comments
September 6, 2005 Sirhan Sirhan in a 1998 mug shot from the California Department of Corrections at Corcoran Prison. From the beginning, both Sirhan's lawyers and the U.S. media sought to...

American Assassins – The “Copycat Effect” and the Longing for Fame

April 14 2014, 0 Comments
This article is adapted from Mel Ayton’s latest book, Hunting the President, an examination of plots, threats and assassination attempts against American presidents. The book was published by...

A New Generation Views the JFK Assassination

November 18 2013, 0 Comments
A mellinial generation  member weighs in on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. by Kristen Pulkstenis I turned to my younger sister.  “Hey, Lauren?” “Yeah?” “What do you...

The NRA’s Role in the Assassination of President Kennedy

November 17 2013, 0 Comments
Lee Harvey Oswald posing with the murder weapon he bought from an ad in American Rifleman. An advertisement in the NRA’s American Rifleman led Lee Harvey Oswald to purchase the rifle and scope...
Fri, 10/09/2009 - 01:22
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  These photos of whites torturing and lynching black men present a side of U.S. history that most history books ignore. They provide one of the many reasons why blacks (and Indians) hold a different view of U.S. history than whites. Notice the carnival atmosphere...
Mon, 10/05/2009 - 00:26
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Updated 09/19/09 John F. Kennedy and Jackie Kennedy Despite a 1990s law mandating the release of all JFK assassination-related documents, an estimated one million such CIA records have yet to be declassified. Some of the most critical pertain to CIA agent George Joannides (a...
Sat, 10/03/2009 - 01:04
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Ruby shooting Oswald (Sunday, November 24) – Warren Commission Exhibit #2636 Contrary to the claims of conspiracy writers, Jack Ruby died telling the truth. There is no credible evidence he was part of a conspiracy. Ruby murdered Oswald for personal reasons – he wanted to...
Sat, 10/03/2009 - 01:02
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President Kennedy and Jackie arriving at Love Field, Dallas, Texas, November 22, 1963. Photo courtesy NARA. New Orleans godfather Carlos Marcello – with Jimmy Hoffa as his bagman – funded Richard Nixon's 1960 presidential bid with $500,000 in cash stuffed in a suitcase. Later...
Sat, 10/03/2009 - 00:50
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Updated March 12, 2007 Members of the Warren Commission present their report on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.  L-R: John McCloy, J. Lee Rankin (General Counsel), Senator Richard Russell, Representative Gerald Ford, Chief Justice Earl Warren, President...
Sat, 10/03/2009 - 00:48
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Former US President Gerald Ford in 2004 In a foreword to a new edition of the Warren Commission Report, the late president states that the CIA destroyed or kept from investigators critical secrets connected to the assassination of President Kennedy. by Don Fulsom In his...
Sat, 10/03/2009 - 00:46
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Left to Right: cover of Richard Condon's 1959 novel (1960 Signet edtion); poster from the original film (1962); poster from film remake (2004). The assassins of the Kennedy brothers acted in cold blood, not under mind control. by Mel Ayton To coincide with the 40th...
Sat, 10/03/2009 - 00:44
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Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated on the first anniversary of the Six-Day War in 1968. Sirhan Sirhan assassinated Robert Kennedy on the first anniversary of the Six-Day War "willfully, premeditatively, with 20 years of malice aforethought." He also assassinated modern U.S...
Sat, 10/03/2009 - 00:40
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September 6, 2005 Sirhan Sirhan in a 1998 mug shot from the California Department of Corrections at Corcoran Prison. From the beginning, both Sirhan's lawyers and the U.S. media sought to portray the assassination of Robert Kennedy as the act of a deranged individual bent...
Sat, 10/03/2009 - 00:36
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May 8, 2005 Sirhan Sirhan A majority of U.S. citizens continue to believe that Robert Kennedy's assassination was part of a larger conspiracy. The fact is that Sirhan Sirhan acted alone. by Mel Ayton For most Americans over 45 the images are still vivid – Robert Kennedy...

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