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16. wow, I didn't know that either. Bertrand Russell wrote about it--
16 Questions on the Assassination
By Bertrand Russell
The Minority of One, 6 September 1964, pp. 6-8.

" ...It is known that the strictest and most elaborate security precautions ever taken for a President of the United States were ordered for November 22 in Dallas. The city had a reputation for violence and was the home of some of the most extreme right-wing fanatics in America. Mr. and Mrs. Lyndon Johnson had been assailed there in 1960 when he was a candidate for the Vice-Presidency. Adlai Stevenson had been physically attacked when he spoke in the city only a month before Kennedys visit. On the morning of November 22, the Dallas Morning News carried a full-page advertisement associating the President with Communism. The city was covered with posters showing the Presidents picture and headed Wanted for Treason. The Dallas list of subversives comprised 23 names, of which Oswalds was the first. All of them were followed that day, except Oswald..."

http://karws.gso.uri.edu/JFK/the_critics/russell/Sixtee...


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