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Kennedy Assassination / Released Files / MLK Dossier #1117628

CNN Evening News for Friday, Nov 03, 2017
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper;Los Angeles: Gary Tuchman) A secret FBI document {from March 12, 1968} on Dr. Martin Luther King that was released today by the National Archives from the files on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy & questions about why it is in the JFK files discussed; details given about the claims about MLK & the SCLC.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's historian Douglas Brinkley & MLK Research & Education Fund dir./Stanford University's Claiborne Carson on the MLK information. [CARSON - offers views on the vendetta by FBI dir. J. Edgar Hoover against King with claims of Communist ties that led to claims about King's sexual activities, on the informants who spoke against King.] [BRINKLEY - offers views on why this is a bombshell document because it was authorized just before MLK's assassination.]

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Tuchman, Gary
Duration:
00:09:20

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