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The Presidency: Voting Rights in the Kennedy Years

JFK & Voting Rights

JFK & Voting Rights

Washington, DC
Sunday, February 13, 2011

The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum recently hosted a discussion about the Kennedy Administration’s strategy to overcome voting discrimination in the South. Participants include a former Assistant Attorney General, a onetime lawyer in the Civil Rights Division of the Justice Department, and the daughter of a key witness in a voting rights case.
 

Updated: Monday, February 14, 2011 at 3:08pm (ET)

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