Once a week there was a dress rehearsal for the mass suicide. These were on the so-called ‘white nights’. ‘The situation is hopeless’, he would proclaim. ‘Our only choice is a collective suicide for the glory of socialism’.Â
Naturally, Jones promisedÂ free health careÂ to Jonestown citizens; cradle to grave, you might say. Further on the Jonestown horror fromÂ Michelle MalkinÂ andÂ Daniel Flynn, who writes: “On November 17, 1978, Jim Jones was a hero to American leftists. On November 18, 1978, Jones orchestrated the killings of 918 people and strangely morphed in the eyes of American leftists into an evangelical Christian fanatic.”
* What’s next? The Great Obaminator Massacre?