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Jim jones teaches african history at west chester university, but his interests extend to local history and the impact of technology on society for years, he lived in riggtown (a historic west chester neighborhood) he served on the west chester bicentennial commission in 1999, the planning. Local who survived jonestown dies jim jones's tenured apologist writing fresh chapter to family history as prized usd recruit jim jones lay before his throne. “a thoroughly readable, thoroughly chilling account of a brilliant con man and his all-too vulnerable prey” (the boston globe)—the definitive story of preacher jim jones, who was responsible for the jonestown massacre, the largest murder-suicide in american history, by the new york times.
Jim jones oral history interview, 2017-08-01 (jonesj_20170801) part of the gay spirit visions oral history project at georgia state university library if y. Retro indy: jim jones and the people's temple in indianapolis cult leader who convinced 900 followers to commit suicide started his church in indianapolis. Rapper jim jones had a near-death experience after booting reputed crack kingpin ronald herron out of his music studio over a bloods gang dispute, a government witness testified tuesday herron, an aspiring hip-hop artist who called himself ra diggs, was enraged after getting the brushoff from a. On this day in 1978, peoples temple founder jim jones leads hundreds of his followers in a mass murder-suicide at their agricultural commune in a remote part of the south american nation of guyana.Download