Soapbox File Collection #0001
The BATF attack on the Branch Davidians
Last Updated: October 17, 1993
This is a collection of text files, gathered from various sources,
regarding the BATF attack on the Branch Davidians in Waco,
This collection originates from the Soapbox BBS (919-387-1152).
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SBOX0001.ZIP All files listed below
911TAPE.TXT Transcripts from 911 calls during raid
ARSENAL.TXT Inventory of Davidians' 'Arsenal'
AZ930822.TXT "Looking Beyond the Smoke"
BATFCHEK.TXT Story in LaCruces Bulletin
BATFCOVE.TXT BATF overriding FOIA
BATFDRUG.TXT BATF Being used for drug war raids
BATFMIST.TXT BATF Mistakes
BRINK.TXT William Sessions Bows Out of Brinkley Appearance
CC.TXT Op-Ed from Conroe Courier
CLINTON1.TXT Clinton's Statement on the BATF Attack
DESPOT.TXT Gun Control = Despotism
DM930306.TXT LP of Dallas County Statement
FBICOVER.TXT Indications of FBI Cover-Up
FLAMERPT.TXT Linda Thompson responds to FBI's report
FW930318.TXT Statement of Senior Editor of Waco Tribune-Herald
GHETTO.TXT Comparison to the Warsaw Uprising
HC930302.TXT Houston Chronicle - 'Storm Trooper' Tactics
HC930303.TXT Houston Chronicle - Rationale For Raid Under Fire
HC930422.TXT Houston Chronicle - Photographers Arrested
HC930911.TXT Agent Allegedly Refused Koresh's Offer
HP930408.TXT Houston Post - Who's To Blame For The Stand Off
KATES.TXT Notes from a Don Kates Lecture
LAWYER.TXT Houston Press Interviews Koresh Lawyer
LIES.TXT "Lies of Texas" - L. Neil Smith
LIQUID.TXT Possible Motivation for going after Koresh
LP930311.TXT Libertarian Party Organizes Protest
LTSTORY.TXT Linda Thompson Story
LTSTORY2.TXT Comments on BATF Atttack By Linda Thompson
MAGNA.TXT Relevant Quote from Magna Carta
MILITIA.TXT Linda Thompson Flyer
MORMON.TXT Comparison to Mormon Persecution
NJBAN.TXT Timing of BATF Attack Questioned
NP930512.TXT New York Post - Gov't Wants to Seize Davidian Land
NR930419.TXT NRA Calls for Investigation
POLICE.TXT "Self Reliance For Self-Protection"
PRIME.TXT Prime Time Interview of Koresh's Lawyer
PRIVLIFE.TXT Quote from Relevations of Medieval World
QUEST.TXT Questions to ask about BATF Attack
RAID2.TXT Second BATF Raid
RECAP.TXT Recap of Events
SPOTLITE.TXT Feds Tried to Silence Lone Voice at Waco
SURVIVOR.TXT Interview With Davidian Survivor
TEARGAS.TXT Information About Teargas used by BATF
TREASRPT.TXT Excerpts from FBI report on Waco
TX930419.TXT TX LP Statement on BATF Attack
TX930421.TXT TX LP Organizes Protest
TXLPDALL.TXT LP of Dallas Statement
UP931014.TXT Justice Department takes heat over Waco Report
VIET.TXT Comparisons to Gov'ts Handling of Viet Nam
WACORPT.TXT More Excerpts from FBI report
WARRANT.TXT Warrant Used to Justify BATF Raid
WH930419.TXT White House Press Conference 04/19/93
WH930421.TXT White House Press Conference 04/21/93
WH930422.TXT White House Press Conference 04/22/93
WH930423.TXT White House Press Conference 04/23/93
WT930601.TXT What Motivated the Waco Raid?
WT931009.TXT Washington Times Article & Linda Thomas' reply