Miller Center's American Forum: John F. Kennedy's Breakthrough On Civil Rights

Miller Center's American Forum

John F. Kennedy's Breakthrough On Civil Rights #2211

Saturday, August 23, 05:00 pm on KCPT2 CH 19.2

Duration: 0:56:47

Description: Historian William Jones discusses forgotten aspects of the historic 1963 march on Washington, President Kennedy's misunderstood perspective on Civil Rights-his initial reluctance to embrace the Movement and then the essential role he and brother Bobby Kennedy played in the most transformative social struggle in American history.

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Broadcast In: English

Website: http://www.millercenter.org/