From British daily The Guardian:
US Senator Ted Kennedy dies, aged 77
Kennedy, one of the most influential and longest-serving senators in US history, had been battling brain cancer, which was diagnosed in May 2008
Ted Kennedy, the last surviving brother of one of America’s leading political dynasties, has died of a brain tumour at the age of 77, his family said today.
Known as Teddy, he was the senior US senator from Massachusetts and a liberal stalwart of the Democratic party. At the time of his death he was the third longest serving senator of all time.
Gerry Adams comments on death of Senator Edward Kennedy: here.
Sarah Palin’s Facebook ‘Friends’ Celebrate Ted Kennedy’s Death: “One Less Socialist,” “Good Riddens”: here.
The Wingnut Celebration of Ted Kennedy’s Death: here.
Kennedy and gay rights: here.
Edward Kennedy’s Life and Legacy: here.
Ted Kennedy, according to most of the official testimonials and commentaries, really came into his own when he abandoned his presidential aspirations and found a way to work within the limits of a right-wing political environment: here.