In this course, students will learn about a former Marine, who served in Japan on a top secret assignment and defected to the Soviet Union and returned to American but did not face espionage charges. He purchased a mail order poor quality Italian made rifle that he used to kill President John F. Kennendy while on a lunch break. This individual went to the lunchroom after the assassination to eat his lunch and later, proceeded to a movie theater, killing a police officer along the way. He was arrested in the theater and was killed two days later in the police station by a MAFIA connected strip club owner. Suggested reading: The Devil's Chessboard: Allen Dulles, the CIA and the Rise of America's Secret Governement by David Talbot. The Brothers: John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and their Secret World War by Steven Kinzer and November 22, 1963: A Brief Guide to the JFK Assassination by Jeremy Bojczuk.