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President John F. Kennedy's "Peace Speech"

President Kennedy at American University (June 10, 1963)

President Kennedy at American University (June 10, 1963)

Washington, DC
Sunday, June 9, 2013

President Kennedy’s commencement address at American University when he called for high-level negotiations with the Soviet Union, a nuclear test ban treaty and an end to the Cold War.  June 10th marks the 50th anniversary of his “Peace Speech” in 1963.

Updated: Monday, June 10, 2013 at 9:34am (ET)

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