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The gospel according to RFK : why it matters now

Author: Robert F Kennedy; Norman MacAfee
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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MacAfee argues that Robert Kennedy's vision for America during the presidential election of 1968--issues of peace, justice, equality and responsibility--are as relevant today as they were then.
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Genre/Form: History
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Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968.
Gospel according to RFK.
Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, ©2004
(OCoLC)607409012
Named Person: Robert F Kennedy; Robert F Kennedy
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert F Kennedy; Norman MacAfee
ISBN: 0813391571 9780813391571
OCLC Number: 54959757
Description: vii, 167 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: "These are not ordinary times and this is not an ordinary election" : Washington, D.C., March 16, 1968 --
Ending the war : Kansas State University, March 18, 1968 --
The other America : University of Kansas, March 18, 1968 --
The destiny of dissent : Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, March 21, 1968 --
National Reconciliation : University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, March 21, 1968 --
California rallies : March 23, 1968 --
The grand alliance : Salinas/Monterey, California, March 24, 1968 --
" ... through the eyes of the poor" : Olvera street, Los Angeles, California, March 24, 1968 --
The spirit of the young : Weber State College, Ogden, Utah, March 27, 1968 --
Johnson withdraws : New York City, April 1, 1968 --
Community development : Bedford-Stuyvesant, New York, April 1, 1968 --
On the death of Martin Luther King, Jr. : Indianapolis, Indiana, April 4, 1968 --
In Black America : Fort Wayne, Indiana, April 10, 1968 ; Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan April 11, 1968 --
The art of peace : Portland, Oregon, April 17, 1968 --
Celebration in Brooklyn : Bedford-Stuyvesant, New York, April 18, 1968 --
Ending hunger and Malnutrition : Washington, D.C., April 23, 1968 --
No more Vietnams : Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, April 24, 1968 --
Health care : Indiana University Medical School, Indianapolis, April 26, 1968 --
The American farmland : Otoe County Courthouse, Nebraska, May 10, 1968 --
The Question of Welfare: Los Angeles, California, May 19, 1968 --
The new politics : San Francisco, California, May 21, 1968 --
Cleaning our air and our waters : press release, May 26, 1968 --
Victory : Los Angeles, California, June 4, 1968.
Other Titles: Speeches.
Responsibility: edited and with commentary by Norman MacAfee.
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In 81 days during 1968, Robert Kennedy used his presidential campaign speeches to address the most urgent issues facing America, including the Vietnam War and the scourge of poverty. A selection of  Read more...

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