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Dallas 1963

Dallas 1963

by Bill Minutaglio and Steven L. Davis,
The San Francisco Chronicle, November 17, 2013

In April 1963, two years after he resigned from the military, following revelations that the "Pro-Blue" education program he developed for his division featured articles, books and lecturers from the ultraconservative John Birch Society, Maj. Gen. Edwin Walker issued a warning to the American people. "The Kennedys say there's no internal threat to our freedom," he declared. But "there are plenty of people on the other side...I've been saying the front was right here at home...in Dallas."

 

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