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  • Robert McClelland, surgeon who tried to save JFK and believed there was a second shooter, dies at 89

    09/26/2019 7:44:14 AM PDT · by rintintin · 66 replies
    Dallas Morning News ^ | Sept 14 2019 | Marc Ramirez
    Inextricably linked to the death of John F. Kennedy, surgeon Robert McClelland dutifully preserved the blood-soaked white dress shirt he wore the day he tried to save the president's life in 1963. For the rest of his life, the retired professor emeritus of UT Southwestern's medical school also clung staunchly to a contentious opinion forged firsthand: that one of the shots that had struck Kennedy had come from the front, which would require the existence of a second gunman. Robert Nelson McClelland, the lone dissenting voice among the operating-room doctors who tried to save the president at Parkland Memorial Hospital,...
  • Mueller’s mother’s first cousin was the Architect of the JFK Assassination.

    12/18/2018 6:20:26 AM PST · by junkbond · 98 replies
    Self | Junk Bond
    Richard M. Bissell Jr. headed the CIA's Directorate for Plans from 1958 until President Kennedy fired him, General Charles P. Cabell and Allen Dulles after the disastrous Bay of Pigs Invasion of April 1961. Richard Bissell was the primary architect of the invasion plans. General Cabell was basically the top operational commander. Allen Dulles of course was head of the CIA. Richard M. Bissell Jr., as Director for Plans in the CIA is believed to have controlled half of the CIA’s annual budget at the time. He was known for his meticulous organizational abilities and was also known for his...
  • Trained to Kill: The Inside Story of CIA Plots against Castro, Kennedy, and Che (Book Review)

    07/02/2018 8:07:33 AM PDT · by Beautiful_Gracious_Skies · 32 replies
    https://www.amazon.com/Trained-Kill-Inside-against-Kennedy/dp/1510713565 ^ | April 18, 2017 | Antonio Veciano & Carlos Harrison
    “Trained to Kill is one of those essential books that ‘our free press’ is all too likely to ignore, because of all the awful truth between its covers—especially its shattering confirmation that David Attlee Phillips of the CIA did introduce the author [Veciano] to Lee Harvey Oswald just weeks before the assassination of John Kennedy. While thus exploding the old myth of Oswald as ‘lone gunman,’ this chilling memoir also sheds new light on Che Guevara’s murder, Operation Condor, and the fanatic amorality behind the management of US covert operations.” —Mark Crispin Miller, professor of media, culture, and communication at...
  • 1955 Chevy BelAir Wagon (Lee Harvey Oswald rode in it from New Orleans to Dallas in 1963)

    06/02/2018 8:20:44 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 80 replies
    YouTube ^ | samspace81
    This 1955 Chevrolet Station Wagon was recently uncovered after a 33 year+ storage here in Dallas, Texas. This is the wagon that was previously owned by Ms. Ruth Paine. The Paine's were fatefully attached to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy due to the fact that Marina Nikolayevna Oswald Porter, the wife of Lee Harvey Oswald at the time, was living with them in 1963 in Irving, Texas during the time of the JFK assassination. Lee Harvey was staying in an apartment building in Oak Cliff and would regularly visit his wife and the Paines. Their marriage in shambles,...
  • Trump declines to order release of certain JFK documents

    04/26/2018 9:25:22 AM PDT · by GIdget2004 · 106 replies
    AP ^ | 04/26/2018 | AP
    <p>Back in October, President Donald Trump blocked the release of hundreds of records on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, agreeing to appeals from the CIA and FBI.</p> <p>Now, Trump has accepted a recommendation from the National Archives to keep the lid closed, more than five decades after the 35th president was killed.</p>
  • JFK Assassination: The Tell-Tale Brain

    04/26/2018 8:37:18 AM PDT · by Sopater · 64 replies
    Who What Why ^ | 4/25/18 | Milicent Cranor
    Keeps on Telling — What Is It Saying? Photo credit: US Government Printing Office / Wikimedia and The White House / JFK Library Researchers are now analyzing newly released documents concerning the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, but many extraordinary facts have been in plain sight for decades — and yet unseen. This report concerns one of those facts, and how, to this day, the story around it is being concealed.The Tell-Tale Brain . Within minutes of Kennedy’s murder, witnesses were pointing at areas where they said they heard shots — and many pointed to a place in front...
  • New Group of JFK Assassination Documents Available to the Public

    04/26/2018 8:14:46 AM PDT · by bitt · 13 replies
    federal archives ^ | 4/26/2018 | federal archives
    In accordance with President Trump’s direction on October 26, 2017, the National Archives today posted 19,045 documents subject to the President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992 (JFK Act). Released documents are available for download. The versions released today were processed by agencies in accordance with the President’s direction that agency heads be extremely circumspect in recommending any further postponement. The John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection, established by the National Archives in November 1992, consists of approximately five million pages. The vast majority of the collection has been publicly available without any restrictions since the late...
  • Nov. 22, Now, just Another Day?

    11/24/2017 6:40:36 AM PST · by urtax$@work · 66 replies
    none | 11/24/2017 | my self
    Wednesday, November 22, 2017 ..... Any FReepers notice how little was said about the anniversary this year of the Kennedy assassination ? I did not hear anything about it in the media till a night time talk show from San Antonio discussed it that night.
  • Jack Ruby told an FBI informant to 'watch the fireworks' just hours before Kennedy's assassination

    11/18/2017 9:43:23 AM PST · by TigerClaws · 55 replies
    Jack Ruby made comments on the morning of President John F Kennedy's assassination to an FBI informant that suggested he knew what was about to take place, according to new records released Friday. Ruby, who was eventually charged with killing Lee Harvey Oswald, asked an FBI informant if he would like to 'watch the fireworks' with him as Kennedy's motorcade drove through downtown Dallas just hours before the assassination took place.
  • The Las Vegas Shooting: People Are Still Dying

    11/05/2017 6:02:57 AM PST · by EyesOfTX · 31 replies
    DB Daily Update ^ | 11.5.2017 | David Blackmon
    In fact, the mainstream news media has monolithically just moved on from reporting on the largest mass shooting in modern times almost altogether. Oh, CNN will occasionally spit out the obligatory meaningless story about Sheriff Joe Lombardo telling a local Las Vegas TV host that he suspects that Paddock’s girlfriend might be hiding something (Gosh, you think?) and that the killer had gambling debts (Wow! What a revelation!), but there is literally no investigative reporting by anyone in the mainstream news media going on related to the mass killing, and hasn’t been since a few days after the event. If...
  • LBJ Was KKK

    10/29/2017 8:02:06 PM PDT · by Djl3668 · 76 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 1030 | Jim Hoft
    News outlets from around the globe are furiously combing through the files in search of more pieces to the puzzling death of President John F. Kennedy. President Trump released the remaining documents this weekend. One of the recent documents shows Democrat President Lyndon Johnson was a KKK member.
  • JFK Assassination Files: Hoover Said FBI Must "Convince The Public" Oswald Acted Alone

    10/29/2017 3:43:00 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 25 replies
    CBS News ^ | 10/29/17
    Newly released FBI files about the assassination of John F. Kennedy are shedding new light on shooter Lee Harvey Oswald and the bureau chief's efforts to quell conspiracy theories about the fatal shooting of the nation's 35th president. In the chaotic aftermath of the assassination, followed two days later by the murder of Oswald while in police custody, FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover vented his frustration in a formerly secret report found in the files. It opened: "There is nothing further on the Oswald case except that he is dead." But, reflecting on Oswald less than an hour after he...
  • Dallas police were WARNED Lee Harvey Oswald would be murdered by a 'committee' - but still ...

    10/28/2017 3:17:15 PM PDT · by Zakeet · 113 replies
    (UK) Daily Mail ^ | October 28, 2017 | James Wilkinson and Tariq Tahir
    Complete Headline: Dallas police were WARNED Lee Harvey Oswald would be murdered by a 'committee' - but still sent him to his death, infuriating FBI head J Edgar Hoover, newly released JFK documents reveal Before Oswald was shot, a 'calm' voice told the FBI a 'committee' was to kill him The FBI then demanded twice that Dallas PD protect Oswald, the memos say But that didn't happen - to the annoyance of Hoover who said it was 'inexcusable' Hoover's remarks were unsealed along with almost 3,000 other JFK documents He also worried about conspiracy theories, and hoped to quell public...
  • President Trump Vows to Release 'ALL' JFK files after Bending to Intel Groups He Mistrusts

    10/29/2017 8:57:24 AM PDT · by drewh · 24 replies
    Fox News ^ | 10/29/17 | associated press
    President Trump said that he will release “ALL” of the remaining John F. Kennedy files, after being forced by U.S. spy agencies – of which he has been leery – to withhold thousands of still potentially sensitive documents. "After strict consultation with General Kelly, the CIA and other agencies, I will be releasing ALL JFK files other than the names and addresses of any mentioned person who is still living," Trump tweeted. "I am doing this for reasons of full disclosure, transparency and in order to put any and all conspiracy theories to rest." The National Archives on Thursday released...
  • From The JFK Assassination Files: Was Lyndon Johnson A Klansman?

    10/28/2017 6:28:17 PM PDT · by bkopto · 58 replies
    The Hayride ^ | 10/27/2017 | MacAdoidh
    ...this memo from William A. Branigan, an FBI agent who later rose to become chief of the Bureau’s counterintelligence division before he retired in 1976. Branigan’s investigative work was important; he was instrumental in investigations that led to the espionage convictions of Ethel and Julius Rosenberg, Col. Rudolph Abel and Kaarlo Tuomi, as well as working the JFK assassination. In the memo below, Branigan is passing on information to William C. Sullivan, who at the time was the head of the FBI’s domestic intelligence division. The information being passed along counts more as rumor than anything else, though perhaps with...
  • Lee Harvey Oswald Was CIA [hoax]

    10/28/2017 10:22:50 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 68 replies
    Twitter ^ | 10/26/17
    "Oswald subject was trained, under cover of the office of Naval Intelligence, for Soviet assignments." #JFKFiles transforms another conspiracy theory to fact. #CIA trained #LeeHarveyOswald in 1957. Source: #4chan's [pol/ of course. Once again, #DJT keeps another promise    
  • JFK Files are released, long ahead of schedule! 7:15 PM - 28 Oct 2017

    10/28/2017 4:28:56 PM PDT · by SMGFan · 153 replies
    Real Donald Trump twitter account ^ | October 28, 2017 | President Donald Trump
    JFK Files are released, long ahead of schedule! 7:15 PM - 28 Oct 2017
  • JFK files release is Trump’s latest clash with spy agencies

    10/28/2017 1:51:19 PM PDT · by ameribbean expat · 26 replies
    According to White House officials, Trump accepted that some of the records contained references to sensitive sources and methods used by the intelligence community and law enforcement and that declassification could harm American foreign policy interests. But after having the scope of the redactions presented to him, Trump told aides he did not believe them to be in the spirit of the law.
  • After strict consultation with ... I will be releasing ALL #JFKFiles other than the names and...

    10/28/2017 2:11:55 PM PDT · by SMGFan · 56 replies
    Real Donald Trump twitter account ^ | October 28, 2017 | President Donald Trump
    After strict consultation with General Kelly, the CIA and other Agencies, I will be releasing ALL #JFKFiles other than the names and... 5:09 PM - 28 Oct 2017
  • JFK Files: CIA Plotted To Kill Castro, Stage Bombings In Miami

    10/27/2017 10:23:22 AM PDT · by TigerClaws · 62 replies
    The CIA mulled mafia hits on Cuban President Fidel Castro. Someone called the FBI threatening to kill Lee Harvey Oswald a day before Oswald’s murder. And the US examined sabotaging airplane parts heading to Cuba. These assertions are some of many unearthed in newly revealed government documents related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Following a deadline 25 years in the making, the National Archives on Thursday evening released a horde of JFK files. President Donald Trump blocked the release of some documents at least temporarily, citing national security concerns, leaving researchers, conspiracy theorists and interested onlookers 52...