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Eunice Kennedy Shriver

PHOTOS: Eunice Kennedy Shriver's Funeral, Wake

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

HYANNIS, Mass. (Associated Press) - Eunice Kennedy Shriver, the presidential sister who founded the Special Olympics, was celebrated Friday at a funer...

Sarah Palin Spits on the Legacy of Eunice Shriver

John R. Bohrer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John R. Bohrer

Palin's vile claim that mentally challenged children would be murdered by the American government is not only ludicrous, it is a disgusting insult to Eunice Kennedy Shriver.

Eunice Kennedy Shriver's Legacy

Michael R. Gardner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael R. Gardner

In those days, mentally challenged children were largely out-of-sight, hidden away. The prospect of these youngsters succeeding at anything -- especially sports -- was viewed as preposterous.

Eunice Kennedy Shriver, 1921-2009 (PHOTOS)

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BOSTON - Eunice Kennedy Shriver, the presidential sister who founded the Special Olympics and helped demonstrate that the mentally disabled can triump...

Eunice Kennedy Shriver: Human Style

Carl Sferrazza Anthony | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Carl Sferrazza Anthony

Part of Mrs. Shriver's public appeal was her personal authenticity. I often thought of another humanitarian in a hurry -- Eleanor Roosevelt -- whenever I ran into Mrs. Shriver.

Remembering Eunice: Classic Style and a Big Heart

Mary Hall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Mary Hall

At one of Schwarzenegger's victory celebrations, Eunice stepped onto the stage toting her Hermes Kelly bag; she looked like she was holding on to that bag for dear life, and I loved that.

A Kennedy Classic: Eunice Kennedy Shriver's Style (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Eunice Kennedy Shriver died in Cape Cod early Tuesday morning at age 88. As the founder of the Special Olympics, her style embodied a sensible, classi...