The Robert Kennedy Assassination
Forty-one years ago, bullets put an end to Robert Kennedy's quest to reclaim the presidency that had been lost when his own brother was gunned down in Dallas. RFK had just declared victory in the California Democratic primary, which boosted his bid to unseat Lyndon Johnson's VP and hand-picked successor, Hubert Humphrey.
Our massive RFK Document Archive includes such collections as:
- Special Unit Senator LAPD Collection
- FBI Los Angeles Field Office Files
- Trial of Sirhan Bishara Sirhan
- Appeal of Sirhan Bishara Sirhan
And in the MFF-exclusive essay series Incomplete Justice, Larry Hancock, author of the highly-regarded book Someone Would Have Talked, explores the unanswered questions of the crime and provides a valuable introduction to the evidence and complexities of this history changing tragedy.