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Outdoors Largesse

Edward Flattau | Posted 04.18.2012 | Media
Edward Flattau

When one is introduced to a veteran these days, the typical first words out of one's mouth to the ex-soldier are "Thank you for your service." But for the WAT, gratitude ends with that salutation. Veterans are perceived in terms of dollars and cents rather than flesh and blood.

Remembering Sargent Shriver

Marian Wright Edelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Marian Wright Edelman

When Sargent Shriver passed away on January 18 at age 95, we lost a man whose life's work improved the lives of millions of people around the world.

Sarge Changed Our World and Us

John Bridgeland | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Bridgeland

Most people do not get to meet their heroes. I became friends with mine. Sargent Shriver inspired people around the world to believe in themselves and their capacities to solve tough problems.

Returning to Core Values on Unemployment: Expand the Peace Corps, AmeriCorps and the Job Corps

Michael J. Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael J. Wilson

Young workers -- those just out of high school or college -- face a roughly 20 percent youth unemployment rate.