Catholic theologian, peace activist and author James Douglass, who wrote what many scholars of the JFK assassination have heralded as the best book on the subject, will lead the Mercyhurst University community in marking the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy’s assassination in a two-part special event Nov. 5-6. On Tuesday, Nov. 5, Douglass will deliver a lecture based on his bestselling 2008 book, JFK and the Unspeakable: Why He Died and Why It Matters. He’ll speak at 7 p.m. in Taylor Little Theatre. The event is free and open to the public. Read more.