RFK's last campaign documented in book listen06/11/08 Mitch E. Perry
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It was 40 years ago last week that Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated in Los Angeles, the night after he won the California Democratic primary.
The bullets ended his life ended at age 42 and his amazing but short campaign for the Democratic nomination for president.
Thurston Clarke has written a new book, The Last Campaign: Robert F. Kennedy and 82 Days That Inspired America. WMNF spoke with Clarke yesterday and began by asking the author, who was 22 in 1968, what he was doing during Robert Kennedyâ€™s last campaign.