Kennedy’s conversion toward peace “locked him into a death spiral”

JFK and family in Hyannis Port, 04 August 1962

JFK and family in Hyannis Port, 04 August 1962 / wikimedia (1)

What kind of peace do I mean? (…) Not a Pax Americana enforced on the world by American weapons of war. Not the peace of the grave or the security of the slave. I am talking about genuine peace, the kind of peace that makes life on earth worth living (…)John F. Kennedy (2)

“Kennedy had what some leaders might call a conversion. He turned toward peace. When the enemy is seen as human, everything changes. This conversion locked Kennedy into a death spiral (…)” – Donna Coe (3) Continue reading