39,142. I think the great divisions in the country at the present moment are between those who are less affluent – our black citizens, Mexican-Americans and those who are poor whites – and the rest of the United States. They feel that they have been disenfranchised. Or that they have no association or identification with the United States government or with our society. That is the division. (Racism & Division & Discrimination & Kennedy) Robert Kennedy
75,105. Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total; of all those acts will be written the history of this generation. (Greatness & History & Act & Change & Kennedy) Robert Kennedy
34,432. I think you two should team up. Robert Kennedy and His Times 1985 CBS starring Brad Davis & Veronica Cartwright & Cliff de Young & Ned Beatty & Beatrice Straight & Joe Pantoliano & Harris Yulin & Jeffrey Tambor & Jack Warden & River Pheonix & Jason Bateman et al, director Marvin J Chomsky, RFK’s sister to RFK & Ethel
34,433. You can really help me by covering the details. ibid. JFK to RFK
34,434. We’re concerned with the spread of communism through the emerging nations of Asia. (Kennedy & Communism) ibid. JFK
34,435. J Edgar Hoover is an important enemy. (Kennedy & Hoover) ibid. JFK to RFK
34,436. Dave Beck, President of America’s largest and most powerful labour union, is a crook. ibid. RFK
34,437. Mother thinks you’d make a fine Attorney General. ibid. JFK to RFK
34,438. I really want this disarmament agreement with Russia. ibid. JFK to RFK
34,439. Do you remember what Nehru suggested? Maybe we can provide an aura for democracy. ibid.
34,440. I doubt that there’s been a president since Roosevelt who’s been so systematically vilified. ibid. Pierre
34,441. To reign bombs on the innocent citizens of Cuba is simply immoral and to my mind unthinkable. (Kennedy & Cuba) ibid. RFK in cabinet
34,442. The two most powerful nations in the world are poised for self- destruction. ibid. JFK
34,443. My next term will the beginning of a major effort to deal with poverty in this country. (Kennedy & Poverty) ibid.
34,444. The one that worries me is Romney. ibid.
34,445. Bobby Kennedy is just another lawyer now, and my troubles are over. ibid. J Edgar Hoover
34,446. The day may come when cigarette smoking is banned from all public places. (Kennedy & Cigarettes & Smoking) ibid. RFK
29,377. Let me get this straight: are you telling me that if you mess around with an American oil company, we take away aid? But if you have a military take-over, outlaw political parties and deny basic freedoms, you can have all the American aid you want? (Empire US & Kennedy) ibid. RFK
34,447. He robs me of moments that should be mine. ibid. LBJ
29,378. It is immoral to attempt to change by military force the destiny of another country. (Empire US & Kennedy) ibid. RFK
34,448. The poor are carrying the burden of your war. (Kennedy & Poor & Vietnam) ibid. RFK
34,449. Five more years of a crazy man. ibid. RFK of LBJ
34,450. On June 5 1968 shortly after midnight Senator Robert Kennedy was mortally wounded by assassin Sirhan Sirhan. He died the next day. ibid.
34,451. In 1957 my father became chief council of the Senate’s labor rackets’ committee. Ethel, Sky Atlantic 2013
34,452. I thought it was a gorgeous thing to do to go after racketeers and particularly Hoffa. ibid. Ethel
34,453. ELECTED! ibid. Daily News front page
34,454. ‘Glory glory segregation, the south shall rise again.’ (Kennedy & South) ibid. crowd
34,455. Governor Wallace was forced to step aside. ibid.
34,456. Mummy has a long history of dealings with cops. ibid. daughter
34,457. They had a great relationship; I think there was enormous affection between them. ibid.
34,458. New York: he was called a carpetbagger. ibid. daughter
34,459. The politics of reality and the politics of hope. ibid. Bobby
34,460. April 4 1968: Dr Martin Luther King, the apostle of non-violence in the civil rights movement, has been shot to death in Memphis, Tennessee. (Kennedy & Martin Luther King) ibid. television news bloke
34,461. Riots broke out in over a hundred cities. (Kennedy & Riot) ibid. daughter
34,462. June 4 1968: a few minutes after he made his victory speech in the ballroom of the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles my father was shot. ibid. daughter
34,463. My mother was always there for him. ibid.