"I didn’t order the shooting";
"I don’t know who shot the Congressman";
"I can’t control these people (who did)";
"I waited against all evidence… I tried to prevent all this from happening";
"I wish I could call it back";
"I never wanted to kill anybody";
"How many are dead? Oh, God Almighty, God help them…"
a professional military formation was used to kill the Congressman, executed with perfect precision, requiring professional training.
members of Jonestown had no such standard training in U.S. Army standard military maneuvers, it is highly unlikely that those were the people doing the assassination.
"They’ll be parachuting in. They’ll shoot some of our innocent babies. …We can’t take any longer to endanger our children and seniors. …Before we had a choice. Now we have no choice. Either we do it, or they do it… Lay down your lives in dignity…"
Death is a million times preferable to ten more days of this life. If you knew what was ahead of you--if you knew what was ahead of you, you'd be glad to be stepping over tonight.
"Take Dwyer on down to the East House... Take Dwyer."
"Get Dwyer out of here before something happens to him."
"Dwyer? I'm not talking about Ujara. I said" "Dwyer."