June 11th, 2013

Lessons from Kennedy’s peace campaign

By Juliet S. Sorensen
2:52 p.m. CDT, June 10, 2013

As director of the Earth Institute at Columbia University and adviser to the United Nations Secretary-General, Jeffrey Sachs has devoted his considerable intellect and energy to global development. It was in this capacity, he writes, that he came across John F. Kennedy’s commencement address at American University and its enduring message. In “To Move the World: JFK’s Quest for Peace,” Sachs compellingly describes that message, both as it defined the last year of Kennedy’s presidency and its resonance today…

Read complete review in The Chicago Tribune.

 

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