For various reasons, the American government of the future claimed that our Moon Landings of the late s had been faked, a trick aimed at winning the Cold War by bankrupting Russia into fruitless space efforts of its own.
The Dallas Police mug shot of the just-arrested suspect. Fatally wounded Oswald wheeled into ambulance in basement of Dallas Police Headquarters. Troubled Youth The whole lone assassin case hangs on the notion that Lee Harvey Oswald was the sort of disturbed individual who might have shot the president.
If he was, what were the roots of his psychological problems? There professionals on the staff conducted a thorough examination of him. How Did the Soviets View Oswald? In the early s, many KGB files were released, and the Soviet paper Izvestia ran a story on what they revealed.
Then, later in that decade, authorities turned a cache of documents over to President Clinton. Oswald in Holland On the way back to the U. Does some mystery surround this? Perry Vermeulen has a web site on the subject.
In the Marines, Lee Oswald got gonorrhea in a manner the Marines ruled "in the line of duty. Mark Zaid, a JFK assassination researcher and a lawyer, looked into this legal determination.
Conspiracy books often claim that Oswald had "Top Secret" or even "crypto" security clearance, which supposedly indicates some sinister connection to some intelligence agency.
The House Select Committee on Assassinations got to the bottom of this issue.
Here is their report On the streets of New Orleans, Oswald got into a violent confrontation with anti-Castro activists. Conspiracy books will tell you that a police officer said the confrontation was "staged," implying that Oswald was in league with the activists.
Read the actual testimony and see what the officer Francis Martello actually said. Oswald supposedly tried, when in custody of the Dallas police, to make a call to a somewhat suspicious person in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Is this actually a tip-off to some intelligence connection? Prove that he was enamoured of spy games and false identities, and you simply open the possibility that real intelligence operatives suckered him into a game that cost him his life. But people do have a right to demand that lone gunman theorists provide a plausible account of how malcontent Oswald might have chosen to kill Kennedy.
Three essays on this site address these issues. Jerry Organ is a lone assassin theorist who believes that Oswald was indeed willing to kill for political reasons, as he argues in "The Oswald Agenda".
Ayton analyzes the claimed assassin within the framework of a classic psychological study of pathological murderers -- one published before the Kennedy assassination which is important, since it could not in any way have been slanted or biased to implicate Oswald.
David Chirko provides a psychological analysis of Oswaldusing standard categories of mental dysfunction. Influence of Communist Papers? Oswald subscribed to and read two Communist newspapers: The Worker and The Militant.
Joseph Bukowski has examined the content of these journals in the months leading up to the assassinationshowing that both portrayed the U. Thus pro-Castro Oswald may have seen himself as protecting Cuban communism by killing Kennedy. Are the Backyard Photos Genuine?
Conspiracists have long claimed that the photos are faked because they show Oswald leaning in a way he could not have been in real life.Investigating Possible Conspiracies and Cover-ups – JFK, The Moon Landings, etc.
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Assassination of John F. Kennedy: Assassination of John F. Kennedy, mortal shooting of the 35th president of the United States in Dallas, Texas, on November 22, His accused killer was Lee Harvey Oswald, who was himself murdered before he could stand trial, and the death of Kennedy has long been the subject of speculation and conspiracy theories.
John Fitzgerald “Jack” Kennedy was the 35th president of U.S.A and he served from up till his untimely death via assassination in He was killed on his entourage in Dallas Texas while travelling on an open top car motorcade on 22 November His assassination was the fourth.
On a beautiful autumn day in Dallas , President John F. Kennedy arrived in for what could have been a hostile greeting.
Unofficially, it was a campaign trip, but officially, the trip was meant to put out fires and garner support for a soon to come Presidential campaign the following year. Oswald, in turn, was shot while in police custody by Jack Ruby. The nation was profoundly shocked and grieved by the president’s murder.
A special investigating commission headed by Chief Justice Earl Warren subsequently decided that Oswald had acted alone in the assassination.