John Fitzgerald "Jack" Kennedy (29 May 1917 – 22 November 1963), commonly referred to by his initials JFK, was an American politician who served as the 35th President of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963. He served at the height of the Cold War, and the majority of his presidency dealt with managing relations with the Soviet Union. As a member of the Democratic Party, Kennedy represented the state of Massachusetts in the United States House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate prior to becoming president.
Critical review of the theses presented in the 2005 documentary Why We Fight, also inquirying about topics omitted from the film
Review of Oliver Stone's JFK, including the media reaction and current theories on the Kennedy assassination
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