• Mayor Thomas M. Menino, Kennedy Library Forums

    A Tribute to Mayor Tom Menino

    On December 13, 2013, Peter Meade, Brian McGrory, Jack Beatty, and Liz Walker paid tribute to former Boston Mayor Tom Menino at the Kennedy Library.

  • Former President Jimmy Carter - Kennedy Library Forums

    A Conversation with President Jimmy Carter

    On November 20, former President Jimmy Carter will discuss his new book, A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power, with Ronan Farrow, host of MSNBC's Ronan Farrow Daily.

  • Profile in Courage Essay Contest

    This annual contest challenges United States high school students to describe and analyze an act of political courage by a U.S. elected official. The winner will receive a $10,000 prize and a trip to Boston. Submissions are due January 5, 2015.

  • Required Viewing: Kennedy Library Forum Videos

    Catch up on recent Forum videos featuring newsmakers such as Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Robert Redford, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, poet Billy Collins and Former Mayor of Boston, Thomas Menino, among others.

  • What Would JFK Say Today?

    JFK's words and work still speak to the social, political, technological and scientific issues of today's world and the future. Follow @JFKsaid on Twitter.

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