Martin King shot to death: R. Kennedy’s dramatic address

April 4th 1968. Martin Luther King, Jr was shot and killed. New York’s senator Robert Kennedy, wanted to deliver the devastating news to the people of Indianapolis. In his improvised speech, he informed the gathered crowd of the assassination, adding: ‘… But we have to make an effort in the United States, we have toContinue reading “Martin King shot to death: R. Kennedy’s dramatic address”

JFK s Solon

John F. Kennedy’s Address before the American Newspaper Publishers Association, April 27, 1961 ‘Without debate, without criticism, no Administration and no country can succeed–and no republic can survive. That is why the Athenian lawmaker Solon decreed it a crime for any citizen to shrink from controversy. And that is why our press was protected byContinue reading “JFK s Solon”