Wanted: A Voice

March 1961
Time;3/10/1961, Vol. 77 Issue 11, p20
The article highlights the oppositions to the administration of U.S. President John F. Kennedy. The author highlighted the newsletter of South Dakota's Senator Karl Mundt which contained the perspectives of former President Dwight Eisenhower. In the newsletter, Mundt quoted Eisenhower that the Kennedy administration was too partisan and slanted toward programs backed by union bossism. Senate Minority Leader Everett Dirksen observed that Kennedy failed to propose a civil rights bill.


Related Articles

  • WASHINGTON FRONT. CERNY, KARL H. // America;5/26/1962, Vol. 107 Issue 8, p291 

    The article reports on the principles issued by former U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower designed to serve as a guide for responsible criticism of a foreign policy of the government. Eisenhower has stressed that the conduct of present foreign policy should not be subject to criticism and added...

  • An Excess of Moderation?  // Time;1/19/1962, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p15 

    The article focuses on the State of the Union Message delivered by U.S. President John F. Kennedy in Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C. It notes that the U.S. President Kennedy's message hoped to appeal to the liberal penchant for action and forge a political document with appeal to several groups...

  • Pursuit of Peace.  // Time;6/6/1960, Vol. 75 Issue 23, p17 

    The article focuses on the response of U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower regarding the accusation Senate Minority Leader Everett McKinley Dirksen against Adlai Stevenson that affected the summit. According to Eisenhower, the summit had brought a fortifying of Western unity, wherein the ability...

  • IKE'S NIGHTMARE.  // Saturday Evening Post;Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 285 Issue 6, p109 

    The article presents an excerpt from an essay by the former U.S. president Dwight D. Eisenhower, published in the periodical "The Saturday Evening Post" on December 14, 1963, which concerned the protection of U.S. presidents following the assassination of the president John F. Kennedy.

  • Washington Front. Folliard, Edward T. // America;11/18/1961, Vol. 106 Issue 7, p238 

    The article discusses the political issue in the U.S. in which President John F. Kennedy restrains to comment on U.S. Army General Dwight Eisenhower's criticism of his administration during his speech at a Democratic rally in Trenton in New Jersey. It says Kennedy did not respond to Eisenhower's...

  • WASHINGTON FRONT. ELLER, J. N. // America;7/6/1963, Vol. 109 Issue 1, p6 

    The author comments on U.S. Republican leader, Everett McKinley Dirksen's rejection of President John F. Kennedy's appeal to give Negroes their freedom, which has been denied since the time of President Abraham Lincoln. He said that Dirksen had just let an opportunity for greatness slip away,...

  • The Legacy of a President: An Analysis of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Maldonado Jr., Jose // Journal of US-China Public Administration;Jun2011, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p704 

    This paper analyzes the genesis of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. President John F. Kennedy brought national public awareness to the increasing need for new civil rights legislation during his presidency. Almost half a century has passed since this landmark legislation effectively ended years of...

  • At Home.  // National Review Bulletin;2/18/1961, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p4 

    The article offers news briefs related to politics and government in the United States under the administration of President John F. Kennedy. Harvard professor Edwin O. Reischauer was appointed as the country's ambassador to Japan, while many were disappointed to the performance of Senator...

  • Capital Bulletin.  // National Review Bulletin;8/20/1963, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p4 

    The article focuses on the issue concerning the 1963 test-ban treaty in the U.S., under the administration of President John F. Kennedy. Senator Everett Dirksen, the Republican leader, had not shown any courage to face the administration in an American rally against such treaty. The worse fact...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics