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Hardhats, Hippies, and Hawks by Penny Lewis
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absolutely incredible book... meticulous and nuanced...read it
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read it many years ago.. excellent
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fascinating study of American reactions to the Cuban revolution and how this influenced the beginning of the 1960s New Left. I was intrigued by how popular Fidel Castro was in the mainstream press during the fight against Batista...even pop culture ( ...more
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And Be a Villain (Nero Wolfe, #13)
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“As several historians have pointed out, it would have made little sense for Fidel to do something that would risk having his country invaded in retaliation, just to make Lyndon Johnson President.”
Lamar Waldron, The Hidden History of the JFK Assassination: the definitive account of the most controversial crime of the twentieth century

“By connecting Oswald to several parts of the JFK–Almeida coup plan, those working for Marcello, Trafficante, and Rosselli could ensure that when Oswald surfaced as the main suspect, the CIA and other agencies would have to cover up much information to protect the coup plan—which is exactly what happened”
Lamar Waldron, The Hidden History of the JFK Assassination: the definitive account of the most controversial crime of the twentieth century

“All experienced murderers seek cover. By putting the Agency’s fingerprints on [Mafia] operations, the mob could anticipate that the CIA would [be forced to] cooperate in the cover-up of crucial information related to JFK's assassination”
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