This could of course be the rantings of a mad man with a tinfoil head and just because he is the direct descendent of the brother of JFK doesn’t make him a specialist but this was an interview with one of the journalistic legends of the US MSM.
On Friday night at the Winspear Opera House in Dallas, Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and his sister Rory spoke to legendary newsman Charlie Rose about their family before a spellbound audience as a year of observances begins to mark the 50th anniversary of the president John F. Kennedy‘s death. Their uncle, JFK, was killed on Nov. 22, 1963, while riding in a motorcade through downtown Dallas. Five years later, their father was assassinated in a Los Angeles hotel during the celebration of his win in the California Democratic presidential primary.
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. told the audience that his father spent a year striving to come to terms with his brother’s death by reading the work of Greek philosophers, Catholic scholars, Henry David Thoreau, poets and others by trying to figure out the existential implications of why a just God would allow injustice to happen of the magnitude he was seeing.
“The evidence at this point I think is very, very convincing that it was not a lone gunman,” he said but not go on to share his theories of whom else might have been involved.
When Rose asked if he believed his father, the U.S. attorney general at the time of his brother’s death, might have felt a sense of guilt because of the possible link between his very aggressive efforts against organized crime and the assassination Kennedy replied: