from raw story: Forty years after Democratic rising star Robert F. Kennedy was killed at a Los Angeles hotel during his presidential run, new evidence suggests the man serving a life sentence for his murder did not fire the shots that killed the charismatic senator.
ford ‘memoir’ fuels jfk plot buffs
from grand rapids press: Over the last four decades of his life, President Gerald Ford insisted there was no evidence anyone but Lee Harvey Oswald was involved in the assassination of John F Kennedy. That’s why Ford’s friends, family and biographers are casting doubt on a book publisher’s claim that in his last days the president confided that Oswald did not act alone and that the CIA destroyed documents about Kennedy’s murder.
‘road to dallas’: a treat for jfk theorists
from chicago sun-times: There have been so many analyses, fantasies and theories devoted to the assassination of John F. Kennedy that anything purporting itself as a fresh perspective runs the risk of suffocation. Anything less than a smoking gun – or two – will cause many casual readers to shrug with the frustration that they’ve heard it all before. The Road to Dallas… is laboriously comprehensive at times and shockingly illuminating at others. It may not prove the conspiracy it suggests – that while Lee Harvey Oswald was the lone gunman he wasn’t alone in planning the assassination – but it provides unusual substance to its argument because of the nature of the material and the background of the author.