Book Discussion on Sarge: The Life and Times of Sargent Shriver
Following an introduction by Mr. Kantor and a speech by Mr. Shriver, panelists discussed the life and work of humanitarian… read more
Following an introduction by Mr. Kantor and a speech by Mr. Shriver, panelists discussed the life and work of humanitarian Sargent Shriver. Mr. Russert moderated the panel. Each panelist reflected on a different aspect of Mr. Shriver’s career, including his leadership in the war on poverty, his efforts to provide legal representation for the poor, and his work for the Special Olympics. Mr. Stossel is the author of Sarge: The Life and Times of Sargent Shriver, published by Smithsonian Books. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Michael R. Beschloss Director Annenberg Public Policy Center->Project on Television and U.S. For. Policy
- Harold E. Ford Jr. U.S. Representative [D] Tennessee
- Thomas L. Friedman Columnist New York Times->Foreign Affairs
- Mickey Kantor Secretary (Former) Department of Commerce
- Maureen Orth Correspondent Vanity Fair
- Tim Russert Moderator NBC->"Meet the Press"
- R. Sargent Shriver Director (Former) U.S. Peace Corps
- Scott Stossel Senior Editor Atlantic Monthly
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