Working with RFK and LBJ

Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Nicholas deB. Katzenbach, attorney general in the Johnson administration, talks about his civil rights work in the 1960s, and what it was like to work closely with both RFK and LBJ. His new book is Some of It Was Fun: Working with RFK and LBJ.


Nicholas deB. Katzenbach

Comments [2]

KC from NYC

Great interview. Katzenbach's description of the energy and excitement he and his young colleagues shared for their work in Washington really resonates with the rise of youth activism and engagement in this year's election.

Oct. 14 2008 05:35 PM
JG from NYC

I wonder whether Mr. Katzenbach has read Taylor Branch's trilogy on the civil rights era, in which he figures prominently.

Oct. 14 2008 01:31 PM

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