Category Archives: Civil Rights Movement (1954-68)

Nonfiction: The Tragedy of 1968: What Might Have Been if King and Kennedy Had Lived

David Margolick’s “The Promise and the Dream” examines the complicated relationship between Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy.

King and Kennedy Weren’t Friends, but They Were Bound by History

A New-York Historical Society show and a new book look at the juxtaposition of the lives of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy.