As I’ve spent most of the day answering political questions via Yahoo Answers, this evening, Class Warfare takes time out for brief a diversion into the realms of conspiracy theory. Yeah, I know, socialists are not supposed to be into conspiracies – seeing it as safer to analyse things from the official version, thus, in my view, helping to maintain the official version. One thing I just will not swallow, though, is the official “Warren Commission” report of the Kennedy assassination, that Lee Harvey Oswald was the lone gunman who fired three shots at the president. Jeez, anyone looking at Kennedy getting his brains blown out can see that the bullet comes from the front
Anyway, I digress. This film looks at the Bush family connection to the assassination. It's only 22 minutes in length and is actually part of a longer film up on Google Video here
Prescott Bush, banker to the Nazis and grandfather of George W. Bush, sponsored the rise of an obscure
Richard Nixon hired a "gofer" to assist him with his campaigning and other matters: Mob - connected Jack Ruby who later moved to
Just days after the Kennedy assassination, FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover pointedly mentioned "Mr. George Bush of the Central Intelligence Agency" in a memo discussing the reaction of right-wing Cubans to the assassination. Two of the boats used in the infamous
Bush Sr. claims he was not in the
Richard Nixon and George Bush are distinguished as being among the only prominent people in America who later claimed they could not remember where they were the day Kennedy was assassinated. (Fast forward to the 45 minute mark.)
And that's just the tip of the iceberg...