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John F. Kennedy: The Purpose of Poetry

In a 1963 eulogy for Robert Frost, John F. Kennedy described poetry as “the means of saving power from itself.”

December 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

John F. Kennedy: Inaugural Speech

Washington, D.C. January 20, 1961 Listen to the swearing-in ceremony and the inaugural speech Vice President Johnson, Mr. Speaker, Mr. Chief Justice, President Eisenhower, Vice President Nixon, President Truman, Reverend … Continue reading

January 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

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