Photos
Article

 

A clear majority of Americans still suspect there was a conspiracy behind President John F. Kennedy's assassination, but the percentage who believe accused shooter Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone is at its highest level since the mid-1960s, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.

 

According to the AP-GfK survey, conducted in mid-April, 59% of Americans think multiple people were involved in a conspiracy to kill the president, while 24% think Oswald acted alone, and 16% are unsure. A 2003 Gallup poll found that 75% of Americans felt there was a conspiracy.

 

As the 50th anniversary of Kennedy's death approaches, the number of Americans who believe Oswald acted alone is at its highest since the period three years after the Nov. 22, 1963 assassination, when 36% said one man was responsible.

 

Among those who believe Oswald acted alone is Pat Sicinski, a retired school employee in Houston. She and her husband recently visited the Texas School Book Depository in Dallas. Looking out the sixth-floor window from which Oswald allegedly fired on Kennedy's motorcade helped reaffirm her faith in the Warren Commission's conclusion that Oswald was the lone gunman.

 

Keep reading: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/05/11/poll-jfk-conspiracy/2152665/

 

Other Popular Articles
 
Comments
Order by: 
Per page: 
 
  •  wovereene: 
     
    Well first off there was a conspiracy and it was of the shooter or shooters..... the term "conspiracy" is probably not the way to say it best perhaps one should simply state it was a U.S government conpiracy or something of the sort.
     
     377 days ago 
    0 points
     
The Social Network Buzz - Comment using your Facebook, AOL, Hotmail or Yahoo! account
Info
Administrator
The Black Vault Owner/Operator
05.14.2013 (472 days ago)
397 Views
0 Subscribers
All News by Administrator
Share This Article
Rate
0 votes
Related News
Conspiracy theorists’ favourite annual conference Bilderberg has kicked off today in Copenhagen.
92 days ago · From Administrator
Archuleta rock, as locals call it, appears normal. But it’s not what’s on the surface that creates an infamous chapter in the volumes of UFO stories.
119 days ago · From Administrator
The public has finally learned why a wheelchair-bound Stanford University scholar was cuffed, detained and denied a flight from San Francisco to Hawaii: FBI human error.
149 days ago · From Administrator
Conspiracy theories have floated around for generations with new ones popping up all the time. Here is a list counting down the World’s 15 biggest conspiracy theories of all time.
153 days ago · From Administrator
A crop circle researcher found floating off the coast of Portsmouth and the decline of a UFO expert who believed he had found an alien skull could be a ‘pattern’ of suspicious deaths.
Main UFOs
163 days ago · From Administrator
Poll: Belief in JFK conspiracy slipping slightly