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

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Book Discussion on Sarge: The Life and Times of Sargent Shriver

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181903-1
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Forum
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 12, 2004
Last Aired:
Jan 21, 2011

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  • Jun 12, 2004 | 8:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 13, 2004 | 10:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 21, 2011 | 5:51pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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