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  • Ted Sorensen had been contacted, as had some of the other moderates in the antiwar wing, including a lot of the Kennedy people, and they had told us they thought they could go for it.

    The Good Fight

  • Brave New Films received an early copy of the script and shared it with leading historians, including Ted Sorensen and Thurston Clarke, who charged the miniseries with being blatant distortions of the truth.

    Robert Greenwald: The History Channel Says No To JFK Lies

  • Ted Sorensen, a famous aide to the President, claimed that it had fabricated scenes, and liberal filmmaker Robert Greenwald collected signatures against the airing of the film.

    Breast Fondling, JFK's Affairs In Dropped 'The Kennedys' Miniseries

  • And besides, the very people I would have interviewed again -- Ted Sorensen, Arthur Schlesinger, Burke Marshall, Kenneth Galbraith, McGeorge Bundy -- have now all passed away.

    Nigel Hamilton: The Kennedys

  • That is why, although a "critic of the Kennedys" as I was often labeled, I agreed to be interviewed last year for Robert Greenwald's protest film, Stop the Kennedy Smears, along with Ted Sorensen and others.

    Nigel Hamilton: The Kennedys

  • I was fortunate enough to come to know Kennedy's fabled chief speechwriter and special counsel, Ted Sorensen, when he served as national co-chair of Gary Hart's presidential campaign.

    William Bradley: Obama and the Significance of the JFK Inaugural 50 Years On

  • If, say, Ted Sorensen had stopped by daily to powwow with Obama, someone surely would have caught wind of it, even if Obama did not name the book Son of Profiles in Courage.

    Deconstructing Obama

  • In an even quirkier footnote, Ted Sorensen helped Obama with some of his speeches.

    Deconstructing Obama

  • It's not likely the audience for "The Kennedys" will be spending much time pondering what it was about this potent, lavishly produced eight-hour miniseries airing on ReelzChannel beginning Sunday night that caused former JFK speechwriter Ted Sorensen, self-described political activists like the filmmaker Robert Greenwald, and concerned others to go to so much trouble to get the project quashed.

    The Series They Tried to Block

  • John Kennedy and Barack share a speech writer, Ted Sorensen.

    Reese Schonfeld: Advice to Barack Obama: Be Modest in All Things


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