Read Nexus Redux: Professor David Denton’s Excellent Essay / Critique of Joan Mellen’s Shameless Book

One year ago, upon the publication of his Essays on the Assassination of President John F. Kennedy, I wrote the following: "Professor David Denton, in compiling his essays into a highly readable yet succinct 84-page book, has focused his attention on a number of books by authors such as David Talbot, John Newman, Joan Mellen … Continue reading Read Nexus Redux: Professor David Denton’s Excellent Essay / Critique of Joan Mellen’s Shameless Book

General Edwin A. Walker: The Revelations of A Family Who Knew (and Loathed) Him

The Strange Machinations of General Walker in the Three Month Period before JFK's Assassination General ("Resigned, not Retired", 1961) Edwin A. Walker “I had duty in the Radio Control Center … I received a call one morning around 0600-0630 and I immediately recognized the voice as that of the General. He asked me if I … Continue reading General Edwin A. Walker: The Revelations of A Family Who Knew (and Loathed) Him

A Blog Reader Finds a “Bizarre” 1962 UPI News Article: Another Example of Censoring Induced by LBJ’s Fury?

A Case Study: Lyndon Johnson's Predilection for Controlling Journalists and News Organizations A reader of my blogs, Chad A. Mills, recently called my attention to a newspaper article from late June, 1962 which referenced his uncle, Harold Elder, who was then working as a bank teller at First National Bank of Pecos, Texas and had … Continue reading A Blog Reader Finds a “Bizarre” 1962 UPI News Article: Another Example of Censoring Induced by LBJ’s Fury?