Kennedy’s Inaugural Call To Action

To mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, WBUR is listening back to the speeches of the president in a new series: “November, 1963.”

Today, we return to January 20th, 1961,and the inaugural address from a president elected by the narrowest margin since 1916. WBUR’s Kelly Horan takes us back.




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