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11 JFK Quotes to Live By

John F. Kennedy quotes have been a source of inspiration for decades. A skilled orator who challenged preconceptions and dreamt of a more prosperous future, […]

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Five Things You Didn’t Know About JFK’s Birthplace

As the city celebrates the 100th birthday of John F. Kennedy this year, it’s the perfect time to see the house where it all began. On […]

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Check Out These JFK Centennial Events This Weekend

This year, Memorial Day weekend shares its retrospective nature with another momentous event: the centennial of John F. Kennedy’s birth in Brookline. To celebrate what would […]

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Throwback Thursday: Here’s What JFK Was Like as a Kid

Before John F. Kennedy became New England’s golden boy—and 35th president of the United States—he was a spirited, troublemaking kid in Brookline. Born on May 29, 1917, […]

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Get a Glimpse into the Life of JFK This Weekend

What better way to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of John F. Kennedy than by stepping inside a room filled with his mementos? […]

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Quiz: How Well Do You Know JFK?

Content loading… JFK on sailboat photo by Robert Knudsen, White House Photographs Graduation photo courtesy of the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum JFK […]

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Watch Obama’s Full Profile in Courage Speech from the JFK Library

Watch Obama’s full speech above, beginning around 38:00. Former president Barack Obama targeted Congress in a speech at Boston’s JFK Library Sunday, where he accepted the […]

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In the First Year of the Trump Era, We’re Celebrating JFK’s 100th Birthday

In the first year of the Trump Era, Massachusetts is celebrating the centennial of a very different president: John F. Kennedy. Ahead of what would have been […]