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50 Years On, Why JFK Still Matters (VOA On Assignment Nov. 22)i
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November 22, 2013 5:14 PM
VOA National Correspondent Jim Malone joins On Assignment's Imran Siddiqui at the Newseum in Washington to talk about the 50th anniversary of the assassination of the 35th U.S. president, John F. Kennedy. Jim is part of a team of VOA journalists who collaborated with the Newseum to put together a documentary on the anniversary. He says for many people, JFK remains a symbol of hope.

50 Years On, Why JFK Still Matters (VOA On Assignment Nov. 22)

Published November 22, 2013

VOA National Correspondent Jim Malone joins On Assignment's Imran Siddiqui at the Newseum in Washington to talk about the 50th anniversary of the assassination of the 35th U.S. president, John F. Kennedy. Jim is part of a team of VOA journalists who collaborated with the Newseum to put together a documentary on the anniversary. He says for many people, JFK remains a symbol of hope.

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