Drinking Sand in a Political Desert

June 2012
Moderate Voice;6/23/2012, p3
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The article focuses on the loss of human connection in time of political chaos. The murders of Martin Luther King and Robert Kennedy and Democratic convention riots over Vietnam in 1968 elected Richard Nixon. It mentions a 44-year-old letter which indicates that a wagon appeared providing real ice water to individuals waiting to enter St. Patrick's Cathedral to pay last respects to Senator Robert F. Kennedy.


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