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Robert Kennedy: Finding in Our Hearts the Leadership of Humane Purpose

Robert Kennedy spoke the day after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.; unfortunately, his words seem to have special poignancy in this time. 282 more words


Corner of periwinkle and lavender

Let us dedicate ourselves to what the Greeks wrote so many years ago:

to tame the savageness of man and make gentle the life of this world. 311 more words

Daily Rambles

The Decade of the Gun: JFK to KSU Part 1

Nov. 22, 1963

Friday, Nov. 22, 1963, 12:30 in the afternoon, I’m in eighth grade gym class at Memorial School in Totowa, N.J. The gym at Memorial School was in the basement and had a low ceiling, so none of us were developing good jump shots. 934 more words


March 18, 1968 - RFK's 'GDP measures everything except that which is worthwhile' speech

On the campaign trail for the Democratic nomination to be the 1968 nominee, Bobby Kennedy (him wot bugged Martin Luther King) gave a speech that would sadly still be considered loopy today. 174 more words


Martin Luther King Affairs

Many people know of Martin Luther King and his great moments in history against segregation. What many don’t know is his many accounts of infidelity. One man from his inner circle has said that women are King’s weakness. 442 more words

History Revealed

From 1968 and Robert F. Kennedy

“Even if we act to erase material poverty, there is another greater task, it is to confront the poverty of satisfaction – purpose and dignity – that afflicts us all. 268 more words

Current Affairs And Politics

Few Will Have The Greatness To Bend History Itself

“Who are you doing this for?” This is perhaps the most frequently asked questions of me as I set about the epic journey which I had called the 10 City Bridge Run. 632 more words