1963 address by President Kennedy on civil rights.
We speak with Washington insider Joseph Califano, a devout, lifelong Catholic, who held key positions inside the Kennedy, Johnson, and Carter administrations. Califano provides frank insight into the practical difficulties of applying religious ideals in the political arena.
Sen. Kennedy's 1960 statement about the role of Catholicism and his bid for the presidency.
Read President Johnson's 1965 speech promoting proposed voting rights legislation.