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Robert F. Kennedy: Rare and Classic Photos of an Undaunted Man

Of the three Kennedy brothers — John, Robert and Edward — who ascended to the national political stage in the 1950s and ’60s, it was arguably the middle brother, Bobby, who best embodied the enormous contradictions at play within that famed (and, it sometimes seems, cursed) American family. 709 more words

Stevie Wonder, Meryl Streep, Tom Brokaw Among Presidential Medal of Freedom Winners

The longest-serving lawmaker in U.S. congressional history, a legendary Motown artist, and the matriarch of a renowned political family will be among this year’s recipients of the nation’s highest civilian honor, the… 237 more words

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Ethel

Ethel Kennedy Breaks Her Silence.

Thanks to Barbara for recommending this captivating documentary.  Like most of us I expect,  I had only superficial impressions and images of Ethel Kennedy.   38 more words

The Arts