In Dallas, Texas, on November 22, 1963, America’s beloved President, John F. Kennedy, was shot and killed in Dealey Plaza. This event was the September 11 terrorist attacks of the time. The nation was in absolute mourning. Soon after the calamity, many began to speculate whether there was only a lone assassin involved. Now, five decades late, the debate over who pulled the trigger or influenced the murder, is still a controversy.
Carlos Marcello hired Oswald to killed John F. Kennedy. John f. Kennedy and Robert Kennedy were trying to get rid of organized crimes, Ruby kill Oswald to cover up evidence. The mafia conflict with kennedy started since he became president . n November 26 ruby met with Oswald to plan the assassination of president kennedy . Carlos and Ruby wanted to eliminate kennedy because they hated him ,facts after facts stated that he was a lone gunman he was not really because why did Ruby just kill him afterwards if he did this alone?
Tippit because Officer Tippit recognized Oswald. Oswald was eventually arrested by Dallas police and brought to a more secure Dallas jail. After he had made his way into the secure basement, he was shot and killed by Jack Ruby who shot him out of anger that he killed John F. Kennedy. On November 23, 1963, the day that President John F. Kennedy was killed, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in to be the Next President of the United States. There are many conspiracy theories about the JFK Assassination, but one is that the CIA murdered John Fitzgerald Kennedy because of his radical ideas at the time.
The Merriam Webster Dictionary defines a patsy as “a person who is easily manipulated or victimized : pushover” (www.merriam-webster.com). This is what Lee Harvey Oswald claimed he was when the Dallas Police Department arrested him on November 22, 1963 for assassinating President John Fitzgerald Kennedy. At the time of the assassination, not many believed Oswald was innocent. Today, though, the vast majority of Americans believe Oswald’s words, claiming that there was more behind the tragic assassination than government investigators once portrayed. Many have disregarded the government’s ideas and have fabricated their own theories.
Many people still believe that Oswald did it out of spite, but since he had such a history with Cuba, Mexico, Russia/ Soviet Union, and the Marines such theories have emerged. Many of the high, “I would die if this was false” theorist think that the footage of JFK’s death was edited, others think that the originals were burned, and replaced. The most evidence of the conspiracy was after Oswald was killed by Jack Ruby, Jack was then arrested, for killing a man, but the man he killed had killed the president. Everyone would have suspected Ruby to be thanked by our nation, only to find out that he had been punished, for murdering a man. Now even Ruby is a part of the conspiracy.
Another conspiracy is that the CIA or the Mafia had planned to assassinate President Kennedy. President Kennedy and the CIA did not get along after the massive failure of the Bay of Pigs invasion. Kennedy wanted to end the CIA, which of course angered many high ranking CIA officials and agents. Also, Kennedy and his brother Robert Kennedy, the United States Attorney General, were cracking down on organized crime more than ever. Theorists believe that by killing President Kennedy, that the mafia could limit the Attorney General's power.
However, he never stood trial as just two days later Oswald himself was shot dead by Jack Ruby, a Dallas night club owner, as he was being taken from police headquarters to court. As Jack Ruby went to prison and the police had no longer a suspect to question, President Lyndon Baines Johnson, set up a committee led by chief justice Earl Warren, to conduct an official investigation into Kennedy's murder. They were under immense pressure by the public to come up with a conclusion. On 24 September 1964, the Warren Commission finally issued a report of their findings. They concluded that President Kennedy was murdered by a single gunmen, Lee Harvey Oswald.
The public was outraged that President Kennedy was murdered and wanted an explanation. President Lyndon B. Johnson set up the Warren Commission lead by Earl Warren to head investigation. The Warren Commission concluded that Lee Harvey Oswald was the lone assassin in the murder of John F. Kennedy. Lee Harvey Oswald had a major role in the assassination of Pres... ... middle of paper ... ...ce to support a conspiracy. A conspiracy of that level takes months to plan.
While no one may know what really happened that day in Dallas. Many people have taken what they knew to their grave. Oswald was killed in the Dallas police station by famed mobster Jack Ruby. Dozens of other witnesses mysteriously died when the House Select Committee on Assassinations , and Garrison investigations started. If Oswald did it, and there was no conspiracy, why is it tried to be covered up so much.