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  1. There is a new and worthy book on the Kennedy assassination, He Was Expendable. Written and meticulously researched over a seven year period (1,664 endnotes) by author James Kelleher, He Was Expendable analyzes a series of national security, political, and bureaucratic cover-ups that had the impact of making it extremely difficult to determine the who and why behind JFK’s murder. The protection of state secrets, political careers and reputations, and bureaucratic power and influence were more important considerations than determining what really happened in Dealey Plaza on November 22, 1963. As a result, a thorough investigation of the assassination was blocked because in the last analysis, John F. Kennedy was expendable. Dr. Cyril Wecht, Professor G. Robert Blakey, and Ron Goldfarb, attorney and literary agent, all gave the book favorable “book blurbs.” He Was Expendable is available at Amazon.com and Barnes & Noble in both ebook and print versions.
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    JFK Exhumation 1967

    JFK Exhumation 1967 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uTSj5w7JQ2Q
  3. Here is the registration information: https://capa-us.org/the-last-witnesses-revealing-the-truth/
  4. Capa Event – “The Last Witnesses – Revealing The Truth” November 15, 2018 12 Noon – 9 Pm The Old Red Museum, Dallas, Texas Historic Former Courthouse Overlooking Dealey Plaza Citizens Against Political Assassinations presents “The Last Witnesses – Revealing the Truth” Symposium on Thursday, November 15 from Noon to 9:00 PM at the historic Dallas courthouse, now the Old Red Museum located in Dealey Plaza. The event will feature witnesses from Dealey to Parkland to Bethesda and beyond who either have not previously testified or will supplement prior testimony to complete gaps in the existing historical record. The symposium will also be streamed LIVE. Registration available week of September 17th. Full speaker list, schedule, and streaming details to be released soon here on our website or at our Facebook Event page https://www.facebook.com/events/2309676192381899/. Submit questions at our website’s “Contact” page. Ticket Prices: Full Day Non-CAPA Members: $75 Full Day CAPA Members: $50 Evening Hours Only (6-9 PM): $25 Streaming Full Day Non-CAPA Members: $39.99 Streaming Full Day CAPA Members: $19.99 The CAPA group rate is $169/night plus 15.26% tax. They offer this rate for four days from Nov. 14-18. There is a special phone number to call for reservations, 800-321-2211, and the promo code is “CAPA.” The discount rate is good until Oct. 14. Courtyard by Marriott Dallas Downtown/Reunion District 310 South Houston St. Dallas TX 75202 800-321-2211
  5. David Talbot posted this on Facebook on 8/2/2018: Trump, Dark Capitalism, and the Deep State (cont.) After news broke during the 2016 campaign about Trump’s notorious boast -- that he could do whatever he wanted to women and get away with it, even “grab ‘em by the pussy” – I recalled a similar cocky claim by the late Chicago Mafia boss Sam Giancana (pictured here in dark glasses). The gangster liked to brag that while dining at the Fontainebleau Hotel, a Miami resort favored by the Mob, he could freely grab attractive women’s buttocks (he used a different word) as they passed by his table. When they wheeled around in outrage, the women – and their angry husbands – instantly realized they could do nothing because they recognized who Giancana was, and the violent power that he possessed. His crude treatment of women is yet one more way that Trump has established himself as our first “gangster-in-chief.” As Maureen Dowd observed in her Sunday NY Times column, Trump (whom she calls “The Don”) has admired and sought to emulate the Mafia’s tough made men ever since he was a boy and saw the wise guys in action on his father’s mobbed-up construction sites. Trump is no culture vulture, but among the movies he has bothered to see, his top favorites are “The Godfather” and “Goodfellas.” When he was elbowing his way up in New York real estate, Trump’s mentor was Roy Cohn (pictured here with Trump), the slithering lawyer who fed off clients in the city’s darkest sewers, including notorious mobsters. And when Trump’s real estate empire hit the skids in the ‘90s, it was another fixer lawyer, Roy Cohn wanna-be Michael Cohen, who connected Trump to shady money from the Russian Mafia and criminal networks in former Soviet republics. Cohen’s collaborator in opening up this dark financial pipeline from Russia and Ukraine was Russian-born New York hustler Felix Sater, who as a thug and con artist was just Trump’s type, despite -- or because of -- his criminal record. (He's pictured here, celebrating the opening of a Trump condo complex in SoHo on which the two men collaborated.) (More about Trump’s connections to Russian oligarchs, criminal networks, and other citadels of dark capitalism can be found on Russ Baker’s excellent web site, Who What Why. Baker is the hard-digging investigative reporter who has shed light on the Bush dynasty (“Family of Secrets”) and many other corners of American power that need spotlighting. https://whowhatwhy.org/…/trumps-ex-attorney-michael-cohen-…/) I’m continuing to explore the criminal roots of the Trump presidency here because I think it’s vital to understand where his power comes from. It certainly doesn’t come from traditional sources of Republican power, like the Koch brothers’ dark money. The Trump-Koch split exploded on the front page of the New York Times earlier this week, with Trump tweeting his contempt for the energy titans' kingmaking power. No, Trump’s power flows from money that’s even darker than the Kochs’ –an international criminal syndicate built on real estate, gambling, drugs and prostitution. This hoodlum power gives Trump the cockiness to stand up to the Kochs, the CIA, the FBI, the New York Times, the Washington Post, CNN – to any powerful opponent in his way. More than six decades ago, Robert F. Kennedy launched his career in public life by going after organized crime, first as the chief counsel of the Senate Rackets Committee and then as his brother’s attorney general. One of his main targets, in fact, was Sam Gianacana, whose web of corruption stained the labor movement and the political system. As Ed Guthman, one of Bobby’s top Justice Department aides, told me when I was researching my book about the Kennedys (“Brothers”), RFK’s crusade against organized crime was motivated by a deep fear that its rising power could someday put a president in the White House. We’ve now reached that day. And we’ve reached it because for decades now, the deep state (and corporate capitalism) have been steadily subverting American democracy, and assassinating leaders like the Kennedy brothers. So, as engaged Americans, we must struggle to restore our democracy – not simply by relying on Washington security agencies – but by building a powerful, multiracial people’s movement. Martin Luther King Jr. was in the process of doing that when he too was assassinated in 1968 – organizing a remarkably broad coalition around his goal of occupying Washington with a Poor People’s army. This is another reason I was thrilled to hear Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tell a San Francisco audience yesterday that we all must now pick up King’s fallen banner and resume his bold mission. She has a strong sense of progressive history. As she says, no person in America should be too poor to live with dignity. And our future as a nation should no longer be determined by the deep state – or by dark capitalism.
  6. Dr. John M. Newman - KGB v CIA SPY WARS Part IV Postscript and Questions https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SYysA6L4jLU&feature=player_embedded
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    Copley's deadly Cuban ties

    https://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2014/dec/18/ticker-copley-cuba/
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    David Talbot on Robert F. Kennedy's war on crime

    The film was posted on Facebook today by Tom Graves.
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    David Talbot on Robert F. Kennedy's war on crime

    Active Measures
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    Annual JFK Luncheon: Continuing the Discussion

    Chris Gallop writes: Madeline Duncan Browns son, Jimmy Brown will be speaking at my luncheon. He has never spoken in public about his mom, and is likely not to do so again. Get your tickets today. 65.00 for the entire program, no extra charges, no add on’s. Please use cjgallop@yahoo.com to purchase tickets through Pay Pal. You DONOT want to miss this opportunity.
  11. NOV 19, 2018 Annual JFK Luncheon: Continuing the Discussion Public · Hosted by Dirty Job Brewing Chris Gallop invites you Monday, November 19 at 11 AM – 5 PM Dirty Job Brewing 117 N Main Street, Mansfield, Texas 76063 Tickets are 65.00 each, includes a catered lunch, speaker program, and 1 ticket for the raffle drawing. Please purchase tickets via Pay Pal using Friends and Family at cjgallop@yahoo.com
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    David Talbot on Robert F. Kennedy's war on crime

    Mark: Don Fulsom wrote several books critical of Nixon: https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Delectronics&field-keywords=Don+Fulsom
  13. I had not heard of this film. Plan to view it soon. Thanks for the heads-up. https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8135494/
  14. Lawsuit on F.B.I. Informant Seeks a Mobster’s Link to Kennedy’s Assassination https://www.nytimes.com/2008/07/22/nyregion/22docs.html?smid=fb-share
  15. https://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/30/nyregion/the-mob-and-angela-clemente.html
  16. Angela Clemente speaks out today: https://aarclibrary.org/clemente-letter-to-sen-grassley-re-nomination-of-judge-kavanaugh-to-supreme-court/
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    Surprised there is no discussion on this

    Rubio calls Jones a "clown." https://observer.com/2018/09/marco-rubio-calls-alex-jones-a-clown-dont-touch-me-again/
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    Surprised there is no discussion on this

    https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/alex-jones-sandy-hook-parents-defamation-case_us_5b61c14fe4b0de86f49ceb02
  19. I just signed the petition and apologize for the delay in doing so. That Marina Oswald endorses the project played a great role in my decision.
  20. THE PETITION TO REQUEST THE INNOCENCE PROJECT TAKE UP THIS CASE. https://secure.avaaz.org/en/petition/Maddy_deLone_Executive_Director_Innocence_Project_The_Exoneration_of_Lee_Harvey_Oswald/?fYhiWlb
  21. Muckrock: A brief debunking of the “James Angleton’s World War III virus” thesis https://www.muckrock.com/news/archives/2017/oct/26/jfk-angleton-world-war-iii/
  22. I live in Texas and am interested in learning the way to do this.
  23. https://www.amazon.co.uk/Shoulder-History-James-Curtis-Jenkins/dp/1634242114/ref=sr_1_fkmr1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1534799047&sr=1-1-fkmr1&keywords=Standing+at+the+cold+shoulder+of+History At the Cold Shoulder of History gives an in-depth look at what happened in the aftermath of President John F. Kennedy's assassination. One of the only living participants in President Kennedy's autopsy now comes forward after almost 54 years of silence and speaks about what truly took place inside of the morgue at Bethesda Naval Hospital on the night of November 22, 1963. Jenkins gives a detailed account about the procedures performed on the President's remains. What he learned that night led him to believe there was a conspiracy in the murder of the 35th President of the United States and caused him to undertake his own personal journey into the labyrinth of the assassination.
  24. The Wild Road Trip That Launched the Populist Conservative Movement How a fiery preacher and a maverick Army general took the nation by storm https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/wild-road-trip-rallied-conservatives-180970033/#RHBwgoIEdziMLbCB.99
  25. Russian-born oilman, a real international man of mystery, a vivid presence in JFK files https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2017/10/27/russian-born-oilman-real-international-man-mystery-vivid-presence-jfk-files/807303001/
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