JFK at 100: Trump comparisons fuel nostalgia for 'Camelot'

The 35th US president’s legacy remains questionable, but his latest successor’s travails makes many yearn for a more eloquent leader

On 14 June 1956, then-senator John Fitzgerald Kennedy delivered the commencement speech at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. 1,842 more words

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Mark R. Elsis

Mark R. Elsis returned this afternoon to visit with Deanna and talk about his not quite finished work on John Fitzgerald Kennedy, the John Fitzgerald Kennedy Timeline… 10 more words

JFK Assignation

This is a re-post.  I was with President John Fitzgerald Kennedy in the ambulance after he was shot. I was on the grassy knoll when the shot was fired.   1,966 more words

Tired and Emotional

A short version of this article appeared in Ceylon Today on Thursday April 6 2017

The other day, I was reading HLD Mahindapala’s blog about the last days of Prabhakaran, I was surprised to read this: “In a desperate bid K. 2,050 more words

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