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Commentary: JFK, as he was

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Commentary: JFK, as he was

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – Some years ago, John F. Kennedy’s family had a wish. They wanted Americans to commemorate JFK’s birth rather than his death. It was an understandable desire. For them, John Kennedy wasn’t a statue or a figure in a museum. He was a husband, a father, a brother, an uncle. […]

Commentary: Tyranny as close as the county courthouse

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Commentary: Tyranny as close as the county courthouse

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – When John F. Kennedy campaigned for president in 1960, he ran into a problem. Many clergy members – mostly evangelical Protestants – worried publicly he couldn’t fulfill the duties of the nation’s highest office because he was a Catholic. The conservative ministers argued he would take direction from the […]