Read my posts featuring the American President, John F Kennedy (Democrat), who won the 1960 US Presidential election against Richard Nixon.

History

The strange obscurity of Eugene Burdick

Eugene Burdick died tragically young, but why have his books about politics been forgotten? … Read the full post »

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Political

Lessons from Canadian politics

British political commentators love looking to the US. It’s why mention “TV leader debates” and you won’t have to wait long until someone mentions the 1960 JFK versus Nixon affair but you’ll have to wait an awful long time until someone mentions the earlier 1950s pioneering effort in Sweden. … Read the full post »