It’s never too early to register to vote! Robert F. Kennedy, Ethel Kennedy, and President Kennedy worked tirelessly to guarantee that every citizen has the opportunity to vote – it’s the foundation for our democracy. Make sure your voice is heard in the next election by registering to vote today.
Robert F. Kennedy boldly faced tough problems and challenged the comfortable and complacent. To realize his dream of a more just and peaceful world, his family and friends founded a living memorial in 1968.
Today the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights is dedicated to advancing human rights through various programs, including its support of investigative journalists and authors who bring light to injustice throughout the world; the Center’s Speak Truth to Power program; and the recognition of leaders “both national and international” who receive the annual the RFK Human Rights Award. The Center is also actively involved in a range of other progressive issues, including the legislative reform of juvenile justice systems and the RFK Compass program.
The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum is dedicated to the memory of our nation’s thirty-fifth president and to all those who through the art of politics seek a new and better world. Located on a ten-acre par overlooking Boston, the city that launched him to greatness, and the sea that he loved, the Library stands as a vibrant tribute to the life and times of John F. Kennedy. The Museum portrays the life, leadership, and legacy of President Kennedy, conveys his enthusiasm for politics and public service, and illustrates the nature of the office of the President. The overall collection comprises over 48 million items and continues to grow through active solicitations and donations. The Library is an invaluable tool for students and scholars who can access its collection of historical materials chronicling mid-20th century politics and the life and administration of John F. Kennedy.