She and Robert Kennedy
, the third-eldest of Senator Robert Kennedy
's 11 children and JFK's nephew, were married for 16 years before they divorced in 2010.
My dream has been to make the schools a living memorial to Robert Kennedy
," said Paul Schrade, a former senior aide to the late senator and head of the RFK-12 Community Task Force, the local group that worked toward construction of the learning complex.
This panegyrical view is rooted in the brief history of the October 1962 crisis provided by Robert Kennedy
himself in his posthumous memoir, Thirteen Days, a work which we now know was put together with the assistance of his friend and JFK's speechwriter, Theodore Sorensen.
HUNDREDS of pieces of memorabilia from a Los Angeles hotel where Senator Robert Kennedy
was assassinated in 1968 were put up for auction as officials prepared to demolish most of the building to make room for new schools.
Gun controllers crave calamity: The National Firearms Act of 1934 followed the assassination of Chicago's mayor; the Gun Control Act of 1968 was one reaction to the killings of Robert Kennedy
and Martin Luther King; and the Crime Control Act of 1994 proceeded from well-publicized school shootings.
Its high-water mark--also perhaps a mining point--came in Arthur Schlesinger's moving 1978 biography of Robert Kennedy
, which Evan Thomas in his illuminating new biography, Robert Kennedy
: His Life, still considers "magisterial.
and Robert Kennedy
are revered by African-Americans for their civil rights work, and Sen.
Who can doubt the impact of Eugene McCarthy, Lyndon Johnson, Robert Kennedy
, the student and worker strikes in France, the strategic turning point in the Vietnam War, and, of course, the assassination of the Reverend Martin Luther King Jr.
The acclaimed director of Twist and Comic Book Confidential, Mann and his editor, Robert Kennedy
, have recently finished editing a program on Elvis and Kerouac for a Disney Channel adaptation of David Halberstam's book The Fifties.
The event, which attracts top television marketers and designers from all over the world, has previously featured such respected and well-known speakers as Anderson Cooper, Larry King, Robert Kennedy
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Shriver, Tim Shriver Jr, Mark Kennedy Shriver and Tim Kennedy Shriver carry the casket of Eunice Kennedy Shriver in a procession to funeral services at Saint Francis Xavier Roman Catholic Church in Hyannis, Massachusetts, August 14, 2009.
Little Robert Kennedy
was rushed to hospital by his frantic parents Maisie and Stevie, both 34, when he started choking.