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November 19, 2013

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Assassination Research Community Sites

General Research and Resources

This is the major online collection on the Kennedy assassination. It offers 35,000 pages of reports and documents including the 1964 Warren Commission investigation, with all 26 volumes of the hearings, exhibits and the final report which concluded that Oswald had acted alone. Also on this site is the 1978-79 House Select Committee on Assassinations’s appendices and its final report which concluded that Oswald was only one of two gunmen that day.

This is the NARA’s JFK Assassination page. Explore its online House Select Committee on Assassinations Report.

The archive, created by scholars and journalists, holds more than two million pages of material, from over 200 separate collections, obtained through the freedom of information

Kenneth A. Rahn at the University of Rhode Island has posted here on his web site the whole collection of his course’s reading, “Understanding the Assassination with Principles of Evidence, Critical Thinking and Physical Science”

The sixth floor of the Texas School Book Depository in Dealey Plaza has become a museum dedicated to the JFK assassination.

The library contains audio and transcripts of many Kennedy speeches and debates.

John McAdams’ web site, a leading “lone gunman” site, takes on the question of whether the murder of President Kennedy was part of a larger conspiracy.

The city has collected on this site all city documents relating to the Kennedy assassination.

A web site which is a resource for those who want to order assassination related documents and materials. It is a prominent publisher of assassination researcher’s work.

A comprehensive list of transcribed testimony and an alphabetical collection of depositions of the 216 witnesses of the assassination of JFK.

Photos and Video

Information on the debate over whether there was a conspiracy to tamper with the Zapruder film.

Go here to view Kennedy’s inauguration speech, the Nixon-Kennedy debate, a tv ad from the Kennedy campaign, Kennedy’s speech after the Bay of Pigs invasion, and much more.

A web site which offers images from Kennedy’s youth to his days as a war hero and politician.


Assassination Research Community

Ralph Schuster is a German based researcher. He runs one of the more popular conspiracy websites (which includes a handy set of Frequently Asked Questions and gives a list of all the convenient/coincidental deaths. There is also a complete, downloadable Warren Report.

Aside from the immense haul of primary source documents, Rex Bradford’s site has published and linked a considerable number of essays on various aspects of the assassination.

An assassination researcher’s substantial archive of material in databases, soundbites, video, and government reports.

Clint Bradford’s site has a fine collection of files covering many aspects of the assassination.

The New Orleans district attorney was the hero of Oliver Stone’s movie, JFK, and remains a controversial figure in assassination conspiracy theories. This site is a popular resource for research into the Garrison investigation. Also explore Joe Biles’ site on Jim Garrison.

Explore the section of Mike Russ’ site called “Assassination Topics” which addresses the authenticity of the backyard photos, the medical evidence, fingerprint evidence and witness testimony and evaluates the criticism of Gerald Posner’s book Case Closed and the possible motivations of Posner’s critics.

A substantial portion of this site is dedicated to taking shots at the conspiracy community’s bête noir Gerald Posner and his book Case Closed.

This story was originally published Nov. 20, 2003

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