The Plot to Kill King

The Truth Behind the Assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.
Narrated by: Noah Michael Levine
Length: 13 hrs and 53 mins
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Publisher's Summary

William Pepper was James Earl Ray's lawyer in the trial for the murder of Martin Luther King, Jr., and even after Ray's conviction and death, Pepper continues to adamantly argue Ray's innocence. This myth-shattering expose is a revised, updated, and heavily expanded volume of Pepper's original best-selling and critically-acclaimed book of the same name, with 26 years of additional research included. The result reveals dramatic new details of the night of the murder, the trial, and why Ray was chosen to take the fall for an evil conspiracy - a government-sanctioned assassination of our nation's greatest leader.

The Plot to Kill King will release in sync with a feature film adaptation of it that will be directed by Lee Daniels, have Hugh Jackman star as the author, and be produced by Millennium Films. The film will portray Pepper in trial and his proof of an assassination plot masterminded by J. Edgar Hoover and the FBI, the CIA, army intelligence, the mafia, and Memphis police. The plan, according to Pepper, was for a team of United States Army Special Forces snipers to kill King, but just as they were taking aim, a back-up civilian assassin pulled the trigger.

In The Plot to Kill King, Pepper shares the evidence and testimonies that prove that Ray was a fall-guy chosen by those who viewed King as a dangerous revolutionary. His findings make the book one of the most important ones of our time - the uncensored story of the murder of an American hero and disturbing revelations about secret under-workings of the government and how it continues, even today, to obscure and obfuscate the truth.

Skyhorse Publishing, as well as our Arcade imprint, are proud to publish a broad range of books for those interested in history - books about World War II, the Third Reich, Hitler and his henchmen, the JFK assassination, conspiracies, the American Civil War, the American Revolution, gladiators, Vikings, ancient Rome, medieval times, the old West, and much more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times best seller or a national best seller, we are committed to books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.

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The Untold Story of King and James Earl Ray.

The lawyer for James Earl Ray reveals who really killed Martin Luther King, Jr. Both he and the King Family believe the King assassin did not murder the civil rights icon and the government systematically lied to them.

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very important but hyperbolic

Dr. Pepper has done decades-long work on this execution of Dr. King and I appreciate all he has done. I think his work loses some of its power in the emotion he brings into the text-too many first introductions involve people weeping (understandable, but need not be written)- and his poetry at the beginning of each chapter does not add.
This book is redundant with much of his prior work as well.
All that noted, this should be required reading, and he deserves honor for all he has done to expose this.

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Required listening

I am not sure a nation accustomed to fairytales where we are always the good guy can or will listen to the truth. I'm sure glad that I did.

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Should be required reading

VERY GOOD BOOK that I believe should be required reading for high school and college students. I wasn't fond of the narrator BUT the information was too good not to listen.

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Invisible Mystery Solved

Money for the operation from J. Edgar Hoover's roommate, military assassination team in place, and video of the entire incident taken. Think it's awful that another progressive leader is murdered by a loner? Perhaps one should have a seat, take a deep breath, and get a large glass of libation because James Earl Ray didn't kill Dr. King. William Pepper's recitation of the evidence demonstrating the existence of a conspiracy successfully killing Dr. King is overwhelming. If one thought conspiracies only happen in fairytales, this book is worldview changing.

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great book

this was a great book makes you question everything you ever been told about dr. Martin Luther King and his assassination.also makes you question so-called friends Ralph Abernathy Billy Kyle and Jesse Jackson for their roles in his assassination these individuals are honored people in our society today. this information really needs to be out to everyone.

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STAGGERING

This was a deeply heart-felt written book by Dr. William Pepper. Dr. Pepper intricately and with great skill and concern retrieves the chilling account of how his friend, civil-human rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated. He uncovers the (massive dark force apparatus) that brought about the assassination that still survives to this very day underneath the surface of the U.S Government.

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Finishes it

I have been following this man for years and I think he has done amazing work on this assassination. This book clears up alot and it all made sense. I will buy the hardcover for my library.

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The Most Important Book Ever Written

Listen to this if you want to know exactly how deep the rabbit hole goes.

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Jaw Dropped!

The extensive research that went into composing this book was evident cover to cover.... It was difficult to learn what really happened to Dr. King but the truth needs to be heard by all.... Great Book!