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John F. Kennedy was not a conservative

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The idea that John F. Kennedy was really a conservative, rather than the liberal icon he is so often depicted as, is the thesis of a new book by Ira Stoll . The idea is seconded by George Will in a column in The Washington Post. Are they correct? Before examining the case, let me make an important distinction: I seem to be one of the few writers who sees conservatism and liberalism as...