A few blocks away from the Dallas Art Fair—with its collectors rich by oil spending their loot on gorgeous works of art all of last week—is Dealey Plaza, where shots were fired at President John F. 1,630 more words
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WASHINGTON, DC — On April 14, 1865, an actor and Confederate sympathizer named John Wilkes Booth shot President Abraham Lincoln at Ford’s Theatre in Washington. The following morning, less than a week after the end of the Civil War, Lincoln would become the first American president killed in office. 335 more words
In the 1970s, the FBI investigated allegations that John P. Judge’s activities as a draft counselor constituted subversive activity.
Judge passed away in April 2014. He had been well-known in the JFK research community for having co-founded and directed the Coalition on Political Assassinations. 387 more words