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The late Billy Graham met every US president since Truman, stayed in the White House on the eve of the Gulf War, and helped Hillary Clinton endure the Monica Lewinsky scandal

• Prominent evangelical Christian and Southern Baptist minister Billy Graham has counseled presidents over the years, from Harry Truman to Barack Obama. • Graham got along with some presidents more than others. • The influential minister was particularly close with Lyndon B. Johnson, Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, and George H.W. […]
The late Billy Graham met every US president since Truman, stayed in the White House on the eve of the Gulf War, and helped Hillary Clinton endure the Monica Lewinsky scandal
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14 quotes about leadership from JFK

John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States, was assassinated 54 years ago this Wednesday. During his short presidency, he served at the height of the Cold War, oversaw the Cuban Missile Crisis, and supported the Civil Rights movement. We put together a selection of his quotes about […]
14 quotes about leadership from JFK
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JFK’s back issues might have contributed to his assassination

Newly released records suggest that former President John F. Kennedy was wearing a back brace that may have aided his assassination. Doctors believe Kennedy’s back brace largely immobilized his torso, preventing him from collapsing to the floor of the car in which he was shot, which allowed him to be […]
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Here’s The Five Sentence Personal Essay That Helped JFK Get Into Harvard

Without a doubt, John F. Kennedy is one of Harvard University’s most accomplished and impressive alumni. However, the former POTUS was not the best applicant when he decided he wanted to take up residence in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He had poor grades from high school, and while he had spent two […]
Here’s The Five Sentence Personal Essay That Helped JFK Get Into Harvard
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John F. Kennedy’s Enduring Legacy Is Starting To Become Much Clearer

This is an excerpt from “The Kennedy Half-Century: The Presidency, Assassination, and Lasting Legacy of John F. Kennedy” by Larry J. Sabato. It will be released on October 15. Introduction: The Birth of a Legacy When John F. Kennedy entered the presidential limousine at Love Field, he began his ride […]
John F. Kennedy’s Enduring Legacy Is Starting To Become Much Clearer
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JFK Secretly Freed Criminals In Hopes They Would Kill Castro, Book Claims

[credit provider=”Public Domain”] In an explosive book, journalist Bill Deane claimed former president John F. Kennedy endorsed freeing rapists, drug dealers, and Mafia hitmen from prison so they could attempt to murder Communist leader Fidel Castro. In Deane’s “Smooth Criminal,” he says JFK didn’t explicitly order the program, but was aware […]
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The Kennedy Family Is Hiding RFK’s Never-Before-Seen National Security Records

[credit provider=”AP”] The Kennedy family continues to resist pressure to release private documents from the Robert Kennedy archives, despite new evidence published by The Boston Globe Sunday that the files mostly relate to national security affairs and Kennedy’s tenure as attorney general, and not his personal affairs. The Globe obtained an […]
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Retired CIA Officer Says Fidel Castro Knew Lee Harvey Oswald Was Going To Assassinate JFK

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Fidel_Castro.jpg”] According to Brian Latell, the agency’s former national intelligence officer for Latin America, a senior aide to the Cuban dictator was ordered to listen for “any little detail, any small detail from Texas” three hours before the president was shot dead on Nov. 22, 1963. The […]
Retired CIA Officer Says Fidel Castro Knew Lee Harvey Oswald Was Going To Assassinate JFK
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POLITICAL theatre: On-Screen Politicians And The Actors Who Play Them

[credit provider=”IMDB” url=”http://www.imdb.com/video/screenplay/vi2161771289/”] Karl Rove and Sarah Palin will soon have their lives dramatized in forthcoming movies. So too, will former U.S. Presidents Abraham Lincoln and Franklin Delano Roosevelt.Politicians and political figures have a long history of being portrayed in popular films and TV series. From George Washington to George […]
POLITICAL theatre: On-Screen Politicians And The Actors Who Play Them