In their 2004 book "John F. Kerry", Michael Kranish, Brian Mooney and Nina Easton wrote the following about a Democratic Party politician that some U.S. antiwar movement activists have nicknamed John "Secretary of Warmongering" Kerry:
" John Kerry and George Bush are prep school graduates who attended Yale two years apart; they both belonged to the elite and secretive Skull and Bones society..."
The "John F. Kerry" book of 2004 also revealed the following about Kerry's family background:
"In 1763, the Reverend John Forbes, the great-great-great-great-grandfather of...John Forbes Kerry, was given an important job by the British Empire. The Scot was named minister at St. Augustine...For the next 20 years, Forbes lived in Florida, serving on the Governor's Council...He married a wealthy Boston woman named Dorothy Murray, who preferred to remain at the family estate of Brush Hill in Milton, Massachusetts.
"...When the American Revolution unfolded, Forbes remained loyal to the British Crown...and returned to England...One of Forebe's three sons also returned to England--James Grant Forbes, the great-great-great-grandfather of...Kerry..."
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