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on June 14, 2015 in World News

Barack Obama: JFK He Is Not

by Ray McGovern Barack Obama: JFK He Is Not 50 years ago, at the peak of the Cold War – President Kennedy appealed to humankind’s better nature in a daring overture to Soviet leaders, a gamble that brought bans on nuclear testing and a safer world, a bravery that President Obama can’t seem to muster This article originally appeared at Consortium News Democratic Sen. Lloyd Bentsen’s “you’re no Jack Kennedy” put-down of Republican Sen. Dan Quayle in the 1988 vice presidential debate springs to mind on a day on which I cannot help but compare the character of President Barack… View Article

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