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One JFK Conspiracy Theory That Could Be True

www.cnn.com | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

(CNN) -- During the half century since President John F. Kennedy was assassinated, you may have heard about a few conspiracy theories. ...

Every Country Should Have a Newseum

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

The "new" (to me) Newseum offers an amazing array of displays and information in its airy galleries packed with information on America's history, geography, politics, international relations, and media-related technological advances.

Conspiracy Theorist Proves John F. Kennedy Never Existed

Spencer Green | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Spencer Green

The Kennedy Family itself was invented in the 1840s by The Finger, a consortium that included oil speculators, the Illuminati, the Catholic Church, Freemasons, Whigs, and extraterrestrials from the Phoenix Dwarf and Triangulum Galaxies.

Assassinations, Anniversaries, and the New America Now

Alton B. Pollard, III, Ph.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Alton B. Pollard, III, Ph.D.

Anniversaries are often that occasion when a spark of hope for the future is renewed in the hearts of individuals, a community, or a nation. People, whose lives have been touched near and far, pay their momentary tribute and respect.

If Kennedy Lost...

Ross M. Wallenstein | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Ross M. Wallenstein

The "what ifs" surrounding President John F. Kennedy's death have fascinated historians and history buffs like me for half a century. Yet they almost always presume reelection.

On the 50th Anniversary of His Assassination, JFK's Message Is More Important Now Than Ever

Michael Shammas | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Michael Shammas

We were once a country that wasn't scared to do the big things, weren't we?

Remembering President Kennedy Then and Now

Mark R. Kennedy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Mark R. Kennedy

John Kennedy called upon all to hold high ideals and to "Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country." That commitment to selflessness and service is as old as the Republic.

The Day My American History Teacher Cried

Brent Green | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Brent Green

I cannot recall what he told us during those suspenseful minutes following breaking news, but even then I grasped the irony of an assassination attempt in Dallas while learning about the nation's Founding Fathers.

JFK and the Millennial Generation

Scott D. Reich | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Scott D. Reich

Instead of debating who fired gunshots, or merely looking back at history, we ought to be looking forward and using this history to connect the ideals Kennedy emphasized with a new generation.

JFK Remembered In Film And Television

AP | JESSICA HERNDON | Posted 11.14.2013 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A wide range of actors have played President John F. Kennedy in the movies and on TV, starting even before his assassination 50 y...

JFK Assassination Anniversary To Be Marked In Dallas

AP | JAMIE STENGLE | Posted 11.12.2013 | Politics

DALLAS (AP) — Church bells will toll throughout Dallas on Nov. 22 to honor President John F. Kennedy, and a moment of silence at 12:30 p.m. will mar...

Caroline Kennedy Sworn In As U.S. Ambassador To Japan

AP | Posted 11.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Caroline Kennedy, the daughter of slain President John F. Kennedy, has been sworn in as U.S. ambassador to Japan. Secretary of St...

How a U.S. Senator Can Avoid "The Senate Curse" and Get Elected to the Presidency

Rich Rubino | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Rich Rubino

Between 1960 and 2008, 50 U.S. Senators sought the Presidency and lost. U.S. Senator Barack Obama broke the nearly half-century "Senate Curse" in 2008 by wining the Presidency.

Americans Recall Where They Were When They Heard Of American Tragedy

AP | ADAM GELLER | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics

-- They can still hear the voice that brought the news, breaking into a song on the car radio or disrupting a lesson over a school public address spe...

Greater Partnerships With Universities, Other Community Resources Needed to Help Veterans

Rep. Patrick Kennedy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Rep. Patrick Kennedy

As Americans, we have a duty to provide our nation's heroes with the care and resources they need. Health care reform provides an historic opportunity to find new, collaborative approaches that could better serve them.

Who Was Lee Harvey Oswald?

AP | DAVID CRARY | Posted 11.10.2013 | Politics

-- Within hours of President John F. Kennedy's assassination on Nov. 22, 1963, most Americans were familiar with the name Lee Harvey Oswald. Certain ...

Historic JFK Assassination Items On Display

AP | DAN SEWELL | Posted 11.08.2013 | Politics

CINCINNATI -- CINCINNATI (AP) — Many items that make up the searing images from the assassination of President John F. Kennedy — from the ill-fate...

Read The Last Lines Of The Speech JFK Would Have Given The Night Of His Assassination

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.07.2013 | Politics

With the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy's death approaching, many are reflecting on the life and legacy of the former president. Kennedy was s...

A Conversation With Montblanc CEO, Jerome Lambert

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 11.06.2013 | Style
Jeryl Brunner

Since Montblanc was founded in 1906, writers, presidents and popes have relied on their Montblanc pens, watches and other accessories. With such a rich legacy, the challenge remains how to move forward in the 21st Century yet keep Montblanc so classic.

Vietnam, JFK and Not Dying for the Pope

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Reese Schonfeld

Moyar compares the Diems with the autocratic leaders in today's Middle East. I think the comparison is a good one. But there is one real difference; the Diems were Catholics and so was JFK.

'Five Thousand Dollars for That!' An Excerpt from The Kennedy Baby: The Loss That Transformed JFK

Steven Levingston | Posted 01.23.2014 | Books
Steven Levingston

While stressing that Jackie fully expected to give birth at Walter Reed, the doctors agreed that the best secondary site was the hospital at Otis Air Force Base, a 12-minute ride by car from Squaw Island -- and less by helicopter.

50 Years Ago, a Start to the Mental Health Conversation; 50 Years Later, Still Further to Go

Charles M. Cutler, M.D., M.S., FACP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Charles M. Cutler, M.D., M.S., FACP

Fifty years ago on Oct. 31, 1963, President John F. Kennedy signed the Community Mental Health Act into law, ensuring that individuals with mental ill...

The Assassination of John F. Kennedy: Only One Writer Interviewed the Key Government Investigators. Edward Jay Epstein. He Was a Senior in College.

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 01.23.2014 | Books
Jesse Kornbluth

If you're hoping to learn about the second gunman on the grassy knoll or the CIA's plot to kill Kennedy or the Mafia hitman, his new book -- and this interview -- will disappoint you. If you're looking for a voice of sanity, read on....

Why Government of the Future Needs to Be a Functional Utility

Said Elias Dawlabani | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Said Elias Dawlabani

Clearly, our political system is going through some of its greatest challenges. When competing values are so polarized, systemic seventh level thinking doesn't see the light of day as the entire system heads into collapse.

Belief In JFK Assassination Conspiracy Slipping, Poll Finds

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.04.2013 | Politics

-- A clear majority of Americans still suspect there was a conspiracy behind President John F. Kennedy's assassination, but the percentage who believ...