Paul Wellstone: Tenth Anniversary of His Assassination – by Stephen Lendman
October 25 marked the 10th anniversary of Wellstone’s death. Was it accidental or an assassination to silence a sadly missed principled voice? Convincing evidence suggests foul play. More on that below.
On October 25, 2002, The New York Times headlined “Minnesota Senator Is Among 8 Dead in Crash,” saying:
Wellstone “was killed today when his campaign plane crashed approaching a small airport in a wooded region in the northern part of his state.”
Campaigning for a third term, he “perished along with seven other people when the chartered King Air A100 went down