Setting the Scene: JFK and Dallas, 1963



Most of us know the footage too well: A young President and Mrs. Kennedy riding in the back of a car during a parade in Dallas, TX. What happens next is famous history, but a new book explores events leading up to JFK’s assassination, and explores the ugly political and social climate of the last city he would visit. This hour we set the scene.


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  • Tom

    Why is it that the author and other left leaning individuals blame the city of Dallas for the acts of a left leaning Lee Harvey Oswald? The author blamed Dallas even though 200,000 people came out to wave to President Kennedy in the motorcade. This was an act of one individual, not a whole city.