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 New World Notes 
 Weekly Program
 Michael Parenti; Kenneth Dowst
 Kenneth Dowst  
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Early on, Michael Parenti scoffed at the Official Fairy Tale [OFT] of JFK's assassination. In a fiery and funny speech from 1993, Parenti demolishes the OFT and the intellectuals who defend it. I've condensed & reorganized the speech and drawn parallels with the present. NWN #40 focuses on the on the alleged “lone gunman acting alone”--Oswald then, “Anthrax” Ivins now. Amazing how many of these “fall guys” die before they can testify in court!
Produced at WWUH-FM, "Public Alternative Radio," at the University of Hartford. Maria Gilardin, of TUC Radio, made the Parenti speeech available. Feedback to kdowst at hotmail period com
Kennedy was killed on November 22, 1963--45 years ago.

An hour-long recording of Parenti’s speech is available on A-Infos ( and at

Free weekly email NWN newsletter available: send note to kdowst at hotmail period com. Or read the rag online at the new NWN blog:

Next week -- #41, “JFK, Parenti, and the National Security State.” Features excerpts from the same 1993 speech by Parenti plus Gore Vidal reminiscing on JFK. Focus on the murderous, out-of-control “National Security State” and its bigwigs.

Song played - Tom Smith, “Waterboardin‘"

An audio glitch of about 10 seconds mars the final disclaimer/benediction. Apologies.

SERIES OVERVIEW -- Political and social commentary in a variety of genres. Exploring the gap between what we want ... and what they're trying to make us settle for. "Date recorded" = date of first scheduled broadcast.

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00:29:14 English 2008-11-18
 West Hartford, CT
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