JFK at 100 – Searching for The True Kennedy (Interview with Thomas Oliphant)

Will the real JFK please stand up.   What image should we have today of the 35th President.  Our interview with author and Boston Globe reporter Thomas Oliphant, about his book Road to Camelot Inside JFKs Five Year Campaign.  We talk about how we should view the President who will turn 100 this month.

We discuss:

  • Kennedy the Politician
  • What JFK would have done in Vietnam
  • What the Kennedy Brothers thought of LBJ
  • Kennedy’s Five-Year campaign that surprised everyone
  • Why the JFK Presidency was not inevitable

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