Robert Francis Kennedy was the liberal icon of the late 1960s — and now one of his speechwriters is backing the upstart GOP candidate, Donald J. Trump. Adam Walinksy came out Sept. 21, in the pages of Politico, with an article titled “I Was RFK’s Speechwriter. Now I’m Voting for Trump.
During January 1953, the 24-year-old Sorensen became the new Senator John F. Kennedy 's chief legislative aide. He wrote many of Kennedy's articles and speeches.On April 4, 1968, United States Senator Robert F. Kennedy of New York delivered an improvised speech several hours after the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.Kennedy, who was campaigning to earn the Democratic Party's presidential nomination, made his remarks while in Indianapolis, Indiana, after speaking at two Indiana universities earlier in the day.Martin Luther King dedicated his life to love and to justice between fellow human beings. He died in the cause of that effort. In this difficult day, in this difficult time for the United States, it's perhaps well to ask what kind of a nation we are and what direction we want to move in.
It was 4th April 1968, one of the most tragic days in the history of America when Robert F. Kennedy, younger brother of slain President John F. Kennedy, revealed the sad news of the assassination of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King to the vast gathering of African Americans at Indianapolis, Indiana.
The book RFK: Collected Speeches (1993) edited and introduced by Edwin O. Guthman and C. Richard Allen contains valuable information about the events and the context of the selected public addresses.
Robert Kennedy’s fateful day in Los Angeles and the distrust of the liberals.. as one who worked closely with him for four years at the Justice Department and as a speech writer in his Senate.
Walinsky discusses the relationship he had with Robert F. Kennedy (RFK) while he was working for the Department of Justice, as a speech writer for RFK during his New York senatorial campaign (1964), and then for RFK after he became a senator, among other issues.
Robert F. Kennedy has 36 books on Goodreads with 35202 ratings. Robert F. Kennedy’s most popular book is Profiles in Courage.
Learn about the people who make the team at the Robert F. Kennedy Foundation.
From the creators of Crimetown and Cadence13, this is The RFK Tapes — an audio documentary series that takes a new look at the 1968 assassination of Robert F. Kennedy. For the past fifty years, authorities have claimed that the case was open and shut. Sirhan Sirhan was captured at the scene, gun in hand.
The History Place - Great Speeches Collection: Robert F. Kennedy Speech - On the death of Martin Luther King At The History Place, the extraordinary words of Robert Kennedy as he announces Kings death to a group of African Americans.
Address by Honorable Robert F. Kennedy Attorney General of the United States prepared for delivery at the National Committee for Children and Youth Conference on Unemployed, Out of School Youth in Urban Areas Statler-Hilton Hotel Washington, D.C. June 6, 1961.
Robert F. Kennedy. Remarks on the Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered 4 April 1968, Indianapolis, IN.
Although much has been written about Robert F. Kennedy's assassination, to date there has been no detailed medical discussion of Kennedy's injuries and treatment. A new article addresses this subject.
As a sought-after speechwriter, Smith had a front-row seat at some of the most important events of the twentieth century, meeting with Robert Kennedy and Richard Nixon, advising Governor Ronald Reagan, writing for President Ford, serving as a campaign manager for a major U.S. senator’s reelection campaign, and writing speeches for a contender for the Republican nomination for president.
RFK and Joseph McCarthy By leaving out such stories, it seems Matthews is trying to position Bobby Kennedy closer to Senator Joe McCarthy than he really was to paint RFK as an ardent Cold Warrior.
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend is the former lieutenant governor of Maryland and the former chair of the Global Virus Network. Joseph P. Kennedy II, a former member of Congress from Massachusetts, is.