Tag Archives: John F. Kennedy

David Von Pein: JFK With Peter Jennings, 1983

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I think the biggest tragedy that the JFK assassination had on the Democratic Party is that Jack Kennedy was that last bridge between the Center-Left Liberal and Progressive Democrats and … Continue reading

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David Von Pein: Thank You Mr. President 1983: A Look at President John F. Kennedy’s Press Conferences

Source: David Von Pein: Thank You Mr. President 1983: A Look at President John F. Kennedy’s Press Conferences Watching President John F. Kennedy’s press conferences makes me want President Barack Obama to do more of them. Because they really do … Continue reading

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Smoked Video: A&E’s Investigative Reports: JFK’s Sexual Appetite

Source: Smoked Video: A&E’s Investigative Reports: JFK’s Sexual Appetite 1960 might have been the last time that John F. Kennedy could have even ran for president. Even if he lived a normal life in years, because by 1968 or so … Continue reading

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David Von Pein: The Life and Times of John F. Kennedy, 1964

Source: The New Democrat: David Von Pein: The Life and Times of John F. Kennedy, 1964 Another film about the life of John F. Kennedy our 35th President of the United States. This came out in 1964 less than a … Continue reading

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David Von Pein: The Age of Kennedy: NBC White Paper 1966

Source: David Von Pein: The Age of Kennedy: NBC White Paper 1966 John F. Kennedy’s early years as an adult are not very impressive. He was in the U.S. Navy for a few years during World War II and got … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: President John F. Kennedy’s American University Peace Speech

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I believe the whole point of President Kennedy’s speech here is that as different as the American and Russian form of government’s and system’s during the Cold War were, that the … Continue reading

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CBS News: The Longines Chronoscope- U.S. Representative John F. Kennedy in 1952

This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus John F. Kennedy, at this point was Representative John F. Kennedy who was completing his third and last term in the House of Representatives. And was running for Senate against … Continue reading

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The New Republic: The Long March to Medicare

The New Republic: The Long March to Medicare The fiftieth anniversary of the most successful government health insurance program in the country, if not the most successful health insurance program period. No other health insurer has provided more health insurance … Continue reading

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Alison Martino: Video: Marilyn Monroe Mysteries & Scandals

Alison Martino: Video: Marilyn Monroe Mysteries & Scandals I’ve seen several documentaries this month alone about Marilyn Monroe and her life. Because I’m very interested in her and was looking for new material that I could blog about Marilyn’s life. … Continue reading

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The Daily Iowan: Ethics & Politics Initiative- Quentin Mislag- Martin O’Malley: The Nation’s New JFK?

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus I don’t think there will ever be another John F. Kennedy, Bill Clinton or Barack Obama. These are great politicians and I use the term accurately and positively that don’t … Continue reading

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