(FB2) Searching for America’s Heart

ホーム フォーラム 敗者のタン壺 (FB2) Searching for America’s Heart

  • このトピックは空です。
  • 投稿者
    • #7690 返信
      Elena Ameen

      Searching for America’s Heart
      RFK and the Renewal of Hope

      by Peter Edelman

      🔰 Searching for America’s Heart – Click Here 🔰

      • Format: hardcover, 272 pages
      • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
      • ISBN: 9780395895443 (0395895448)
      • Author: Peter Edelman
      • Language: english
      • Release date: January 22, 2001

      About The Book

      Peter Edelman has worked as an aide to Robert F. Kennedy, a lawyer, a children’s advocate, and a policymaker. He has devoted his life to the cause of justice and to ending inequality. But in 1996, while serving in the Clinton administration as an expert on welfare policy and children, he found himself in an untenable position. The president signed a new welfare bill that ended a sixty-year federal commitment to poor children, and as justification invoked the words of RFK. For Edelman, Clinton’s twisting of Kennedy’s vision was deeply cynical, so in a rare gesture that sparked front-page coverage in the New York Times and the Washington Post, he resigned from the administration. The nation, he believed, had been harmed.

      Drawing on Edelman’s vast personal experience with the issues and many of the key figures, SEARCHING FOR AMERICA’S HEART shows that in an age of unprecedented prosperity, Americans have in many respects forsaken their fellow citizens. While we daily break economic records, we have largely given up our vision of social and economic justice, leaving behind a devastatingly large number of poor and near-poor, many of them children. Edelman shines a bright light on these forgotten Americans. Also, based in part on a firsthand look at community efforts across the country, he proposes a bold and practical program for addressing the difficult issues of entrenched poverty. Edelman focuses on novel ways of braiding together national and local civic activism, reinvigorating our commitment to children, and building hope in our most shattered communities.

      Surveying the American landscape at the beginning a new presidency and a new Congress, SEARCHING FOR AMERICA’S HEART lays the foundation for a newly conceived politics, a vision true to the legacy of Robert F. Kennedy.

      PDF ebook Searching for America’s Heart on Kindle on Walmart. Hardback Searching for America’s Heart by Peter Edelman read. MOBI book Searching for America’s Heart buy for PC on Powells.

      MP3 ebook Searching for America’s Heart Peter Edelman download. Online Searching for America’s Heart by Peter Edelman buy cheap PocketBook. TXT book Searching for America’s Heart read online on Amazon.

      Paperback Searching for America’s Heart download for Mac on Dymocks. Hardcover ebook Searching for America’s Heart Peter Edelman. FB2 book Searching for America’s Heart buy on iPhone.

返信先: (FB2) Searching for America’s Heart

<a href="" title="" rel="" target=""> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <pre class=""> <em> <strong> <del datetime="" cite=""> <ins datetime="" cite=""> <ul> <ol start=""> <li> <img src="" border="" alt="" height="" width="">