Since each of us was interested in military and war-related topics, when the National History Day competition topics were listed, we knew exactly which one would be our top choice. We selected “The Cuban Missile Crisis” as our top choice. This topic drew our attention because many people do not really know much about it, […]

Abstract This paper makes an analysis of the United States of America’s actions during the Cuban Missile Crisis in October of 1962. More specifically, it takes an in depth look into the initial meetings held by President John F. Kennedy and the members of his Executive Committee of the National Security Council during the initial […]

The Cuban Missile Crisis was a two-week standoff from October 16, 1962 – October 28, 1962. This was fought between two superpowers that left the world anticipating a third world war. There were many events that lead to the crisis. To begin with, it is important to know the leaders of the opposing nations. The […]

Kennedy’s term was brimming with game changing political activities. Among the most challenging of his administration, the greatest occasion was the Cuban Missile Crisis. Many individuals at the time pondered, how might Kennedy deal with the Cuban Missile Crisis? Kennedy wasn’t the main president to have been managing the Cuban chief Fidel Castro as of […]