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April 15, 2011 1960 campaign: part of practices called new politics: because of tv Nixon vs kennedy huge majority of population had tv how to project a proper image originally developed in Cali JFK looked really good on tv nixon looked sweaty mess(everything dont want to see) people who listen in radio believe nixon people who watch in tv. Believe kennedy During Kennedy's campaign: promised a new frontier stimulate lagging economy 1960 Soviet Union launche Sputnik kennedy vow to lead nation to beat soviet first non protestant president place country above religion political move: helped black by promising MLK won by tenth % or something After 4 months of inaug: first crisis fedale castro took over( communist style gov) weapon and aid from soviet union JFK gave green light and wanted to reduce american involvement troops sents to CUBA: slaughtered BAY OF PIGS DISASTER horrible for U.S image: emboldened soviets
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