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USA Today
For President Clinton, foundation would enter ethical 'uncharted waters'soul into this," he said. But he said the Clintons should completely relinquish
For President Clinton, foundation would enter ethical 'uncharted waters'
USA Today / Posted 9 hours ago
soul into this," he said. But he said the Clintons should completely relinquish control of the foundation — perhaps to the Carter Center, the presidential foundation established by Jimmy Carter to do similar humanitarian work. In an op-ed this... Read more
11h
KPBS San Diego
Tribute: The Man Who Killed Smallpoxdid not like," said Dr. Donald Hopkins, who worked on the smallpox eradication
Tribute: The Man Who Killed Smallpox
KPBS San Diego / Posted 11 hours ago
did not like," said Dr. Donald Hopkins, who worked on the smallpox eradication program in West Africa before moving to the Carter Center, where he led its efforts to eradicate Guinea worm. Eventually, Henderson would come around to both polio and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Brummett online: A little prudence, pleaseDepartment aide’s part of appropriate ethical attention to appearances. Foreig
Brummett online: A little prudence, please
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Department aide’s part of appropriate ethical attention to appearances. Foreign donors have favored large sums on the Carter Center in Atlanta and George W. Bush’s presidential center in Dallas. But Rosalyn Carter and Laura Bush aren’t running... Read more
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Roll Call
The Clintons' Philosophy: We Walk the Ethics Linea war that Clinton dodged) has an award. Clinton probably saw his foundation a
The Clintons' Philosophy: We Walk the Ethics Line
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
a war that Clinton dodged) has an award. Clinton probably saw his foundation as paving the way toward a Nobel much as the Carter Center did for his one-term Democratic predecessor. (Carter won the Peace Prize the year after the Clinton Foundation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Carter Center Calls for Peace Investment in LiberiaMonrovia — The Chief of Party of Carter Center in Liberia, Pewee Flomoku, is ca
The Carter Center Calls for Peace Investment in Liberia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Monrovia — The Chief of Party of Carter Center in Liberia, Pewee Flomoku, is calling on all Liberians to get involved in building peace around the country in the absence of the UN Mission in Liberia. Report by Edwin Genoway - This email address is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
When Cecil Dennis III Met Samuel Doe II - Reconciliation - 36 Years in the Makingrecommendations are not being followed, the president must show cause to the Le
When Cecil Dennis III Met Samuel Doe II - Reconciliation - 36 Years in the Making
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
recommendations are not being followed, the president must show cause to the Legislature why this is not the case. The Carter Center challenged the government in July 2009 to ensure that the findings were implemented. "Dealing with the crimes... Read more
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PhysOrg
DR Congo's second city poisoned by years of miningwater containing cleaning chemicals and mineral alloys runs off untreated into
DR Congo's second city poisoned by years of mining
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
water containing cleaning chemicals and mineral alloys runs off untreated into streams. A 2012 toxicology study by the Carter Center found that many ailments in the area are indeed the result of prolonged exposure to harmful chemicals. The... Read more
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Boston Globe
World is closer than ever to eradicating Guinea wormin four countries. This year, so far, there have been only seven human cases. I
World is closer than ever to eradicating Guinea worm
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
in four countries. This year, so far, there have been only seven human cases. If the global eradication program, led by the Carter Center, succeeds, Guinea worm will be only the second human disease in history to be eradicated, after small pox. But... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The march of democracy slowsLiberia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the continent’s first elected female president,
The march of democracy slows
Namibia Economist / Posted 6 days ago
Liberia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the continent’s first elected female president, won re-election in a vote the Atlanta-based Carter Center called the “best run and most credible election in the country’s history”. Yet in other places democracy seems... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
50 Certificated As Young Messengers of Peaceservices during the Independence Day at the PHP Community and the Group of 77 D
50 Certificated As Young Messengers of Peace
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
services during the Independence Day at the PHP Community and the Group of 77 Disabled Community, the US Embassay, and Carter Center, among others. "During the peace camp, we noticed several challenges. Besides the funding and other logistical... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
60 years ago this week, the Interstate Highway System was bornwould have been the stack interchange between the Stone Mountain Freeway and I-
60 years ago this week, the Interstate Highway System was born
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 7 days ago
would have been the stack interchange between the Stone Mountain Freeway and I-485 became the land used to construct the Carter Center and Freedom Parkway. By the end of 1978, the original system of interstates in Georgia was complete, though... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Peace Envoy Urges Media to Nurture Peace in LiberiaTolbert made the statement Wednesday at the start of a two-day consultation wit
Peace Envoy Urges Media to Nurture Peace in Liberia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Tolbert made the statement Wednesday at the start of a two-day consultation with media practitioners held at the Carter Center Conference Hall on Third Street in Sinkor, Monrovia. He noted that the media is a powerful component in the... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
60 years ago this week, the Interstate Highway System was bornwould have been the stack interchange between the Stone Mountain Freeway and I-
60 years ago this week, the Interstate Highway System was born
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 9 days ago
would have been the stack interchange between the Stone Mountain Freeway and I-485 became the land used to construct the Carter Center and Freedom Parkway. By the end of 1978, the original system of interstates in Georgia was complete, though... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Saudi 203 PagesPodesta. Saudi Arabia dumps money into U.S. "think tanks" that would be forbidd
The Saudi 203 Pages
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 days ago
Podesta. Saudi Arabia dumps money into U.S. "think tanks" that would be forbidden to exist in Saudi Arabia, and other institutions including the Middle East Institute, Harvard, Yale, the Clinton Foundation, the Carter Center, etc. Related... Read more
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DW
Zambia opposition rejects incumbent president's victory |the death of President Michael Sata. He won a tight election over rival opposit
Zambia opposition rejects incumbent president's victory |
DW / Posted 10 days ago
the death of President Michael Sata. He won a tight election over rival opposition leader Hichilema last year. The Carter Center, the human rights organization founded by former US President Jimmy Carter, said the weeks ahead will test... Read more
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CNBC
Zambia's president re-elected in disputed vote after violenceimpartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan,
Zambia's president re-elected in disputed vote after violence
CNBC / Posted 10 days ago
impartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan, the former U.N. secretary-general. The Carter Center, the human rights organization founded by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, said the weeks ahead will test... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Zambia's president re-elected in close vote after violenceimpartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan,
Zambia's president re-elected in close vote after violence
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 10 days ago
impartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan, the former U.N. secretary-general. The Carter Center, the human rights organization founded by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, said the weeks ahead will test... Read more
212 related stories
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Brandon Sun
Zambia's president leads in election results amid complaintsimpartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan,
Zambia's president leads in election results amid complaints
Brandon Sun / Posted 10 days ago
impartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan, the former U.N. secretary-general. The Carter Center, the human rights organization founded by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, said the weeks ahead will test... Read more
212 related stories
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Zambia's president re-elected in close vote after violenceimpartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan,
Zambia's president re-elected in close vote after violence
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 days ago
impartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan, the former U.N. secretary-general. The Carter Center, the human rights organization founded by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, said the weeks ahead will test... Read more
212 related stories
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New Zimbabwe
Zambia's President Lungu wins re-electionremain impartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi
Zambia's President Lungu wins re-election
New Zimbabwe / Posted 10 days ago
remain impartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan, the former UN secretary-general. The Carter Center, the human rights organisation founded by former US President Jimmy Carter, said the weeks ahead will test... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Zambia's president re-elected in close vote after violenceimpartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan,
Zambia's president re-elected in close vote after violence
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
impartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan, the former U.N. secretary-general. The Carter Center, the human rights organization founded by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, said the weeks ahead will test... Read more
212 related stories
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Zambia's president leads in election results amid complaintsimpartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan,
Zambia's president leads in election results amid complaints
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 days ago
impartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan, the former U.N. secretary-general. The Carter Center, the human rights organization founded by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, said the weeks ahead will test... Read more
212 related stories
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Hawaii News Now
Zambia's president leads in election results amid complaintsimpartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan,
Zambia's president leads in election results amid complaints
Hawaii News Now / Posted 10 days ago
impartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan, the former U.N. secretary-general. The Carter Center, the human rights organization founded by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, said the weeks ahead will test... Read more
212 related stories
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WBOC Salisbury
Zambian president leads in election resultsimpartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan,
Zambian president leads in election results
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 10 days ago
impartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan, the former U.N. secretary-general. The Carter Center, the human rights organization founded by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, said the weeks ahead will test... Read more
212 related stories
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Zambian president leads in election resultsimpartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan,
Zambian president leads in election results
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 days ago
impartial and professional in the discharge of their duties," said Kofi Annan, the former U.N. secretary-general. The Carter Center, the human rights organization founded by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, said the weeks ahead will test... Read more
212 related stories
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San Antonio Express-News
49er Borland running to help ex-NFL playersa neurosurgeon who was among the first to diagnose CTE in NFL players. The scr
49er Borland running to help ex-NFL players
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
a neurosurgeon who was among the first to diagnose CTE in NFL players. The screening on Thursday will be held at the Carter Center in Atlanta, where Borland recently finished a 10-week unpaid internship. The nonprofit public policy center was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lawmaker Urges More Support to Mental Health Programsclinicians in the 15 counties. The training program was organized by the Minis
Lawmaker Urges More Support to Mental Health Programs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
clinicians in the 15 counties. The training program was organized by the Ministry of Health in collaboration with the Carter Center. The lawmaker noted that over the years, issues relating to mental illness have been down played, saying, "It... Read more
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KERA North Texas
How Worm Warriors Are Beating An Unbeatable Wormcycle" of onchocerca volvulu, the parasitic worm that causes the disease, says
How Worm Warriors Are Beating An Unbeatable Worm
KERA North Texas / Posted 14 days ago
cycle" of onchocerca volvulu, the parasitic worm that causes the disease, says Dr. Frank O. Richards, Jr., who directs the Carter Center's river blindness elimination and other tropical disease programs. But that cycle of transmission and... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Why The World Isn't Close To Eradicating Guinea WormJimmy Carter, has eradicated the worm from all but four countries. And this yea
Why The World Isn't Close To Eradicating Guinea Worm
KPBS San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
Jimmy Carter, has eradicated the worm from all but four countries. And this year, there have been only seven cases, the Carter Center reports. But a surprising wrinkle has cropped up: The worm has found a new way to hide and thrive. Back in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Carter Center Helps Liberia Provide Adolescents With Mental Health Servicesspecializing in child and adolescent mental health graduated today in Monrovia,
Carter Center Helps Liberia Provide Adolescents With Mental Health Services
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
specializing in child and adolescent mental health graduated today in Monrovia, Liberia, from a training developed by the Carter Center's Mental Health Program in partnership with the Liberia Ministry of Health, Ministry of Education, and the... Read more
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Business Wire
Grant Thornton names Jim Brady as chief operating officerManagement Admission Council. He serves on the Center for Strategic and Interna
Grant Thornton names Jim Brady as chief operating officer
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
Management Admission Council. He serves on the Center for Strategic and International Studies Advisory Board and The Carter Center Board of Councilors. He also serves on the board of directors for World Business Chicago and is a member of the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Eastport Oyster Boys get presidential treatment from Jimmy CarterClub on Kent Island, where former President Jimmy Carter was making an appearan
Eastport Oyster Boys get presidential treatment from Jimmy Carter
Baltimore Sun / Posted 23 days ago
Club on Kent Island, where former President Jimmy Carter was making an appearance with his wife, Rosalynn Carter, for a Carter Center retreat week, band founder Kevin Brooks said. Former Vice President Walter Mondale was also in attendance,... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Ohio University Zanesville associate professor, colleagues publish on elimination of river blindness— Tarig Higazi, associate professor of biological sciences at Ohio University Z
Ohio University Zanesville associate professor, colleagues publish on elimination of river blindness
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 24 days ago
— Tarig Higazi, associate professor of biological sciences at Ohio University Zanesville, along with colleagues from The Carter Center in Atlanta, Ministry of Health in Sudan, College of Public Health at University of South Florida and Michigan... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Recovery efforts continue after historic Ellicott City floodsWANT TO MAKE SURE PEOPLE A GROUP THAT WILL GIVE TO THE RESIDENCE. PLEASE DO NOT
Recovery efforts continue after historic Ellicott City floods
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 24 days ago
WANT TO MAKE SURE PEOPLE A GROUP THAT WILL GIVE TO THE RESIDENCE. PLEASE DO NOT BRING UNSOLICITED ITEMS DOWN TO THE ROGER CARTER CENTER OR ELLICOTT CITY. IT IS NOT TIME FOR THAT. IT DOES NOT HELP US RIGHT NOW. WE NEED TO DO DEBRIS REMOVAL, CHECK... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
At Least One Dead After Flash Flooding Leaves Path of Destruction Across Md.dropped as crews work to restore power and water service to affected residents.
At Least One Dead After Flash Flooding Leaves Path of Destruction Across Md.
CBS Baltimore / Posted 25 days ago
dropped as crews work to restore power and water service to affected residents. Howard County officials say the Roger Carter Center located in the 3000 block of Milltowne Drive in Ellicott City is open as an emergency shelter for people who... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Texting suicide suspect seeks suppression of statementsMichelle Carter, center, is shown at the Bristol County Juvenile Court in Taunt
Texting suicide suspect seeks suppression of statements
WWLP Springfield / Posted 27 days ago
Michelle Carter, center, is shown at the Bristol County Juvenile Court in Taunton, Mass., Friday, July 29, 2016. Lawyers for Carter, charged with involuntary manslaughter for sending her boyfriend text messages encouraging him to take his own life,... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Texting suicide suspect seeks suppression of statementsMichelle Carter, center, stands in court with her attorneys at the Bristol Coun
Texting suicide suspect seeks suppression of statements
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 27 days ago
Michelle Carter, center, stands in court with her attorneys at the Bristol County Juvenile Court in Taunton, Mass., Friday, July 29, 2016. Lawyers for Carter, charged with involuntary manslaughter for sending her boyfriend text messages encouraging... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Texting suicide suspect seeks suppression of statementsMichelle Carter, center, stands in court with her attorneys at the Bristol Coun
Texting suicide suspect seeks suppression of statements
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 27 days ago
Michelle Carter, center, stands in court with her attorneys at the Bristol County Juvenile Court in Taunton, Mass., Friday, July 29, 2016. Lawyers for Carter, charged with involuntary manslaughter for sending her boyfriend text messages encouraging... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Texting suicide suspect seeks suppression of statementsMichelle Carter, center, stands in court with her attorneys at the Bristol Coun
Texting suicide suspect seeks suppression of statements
The New Canaan News / Posted 27 days ago
Michelle Carter, center, stands in court with her attorneys at the Bristol County Juvenile Court in Taunton, Mass., Friday, July 29, 2016. Lawyers for Carter, charged with involuntary manslaughter for sending her boyfriend text messages encouraging... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tripartite Africa-U.S. Talks to Discuss Maritime SecurityAffairs in Togo's Foreign Ministry, Dr. Bakayota Koffi Kpaye, during an intervi
Tripartite Africa-U.S. Talks to Discuss Maritime Security
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
Affairs in Togo's Foreign Ministry, Dr. Bakayota Koffi Kpaye, during an interview with Xinhua. The initiative by the Carter Center will be held on Wednesday and Thursday in Lome, in the run up to an extraordinary summit of the African Union... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Carters’ Platinum Anniversaryand Carter Administration veterans (Walter Mondale, Zbigniew Brzezinski, Jerry
The Carters’ Platinum Anniversary
The New Yorker / Posted 29 days ago
and Carter Administration veterans (Walter Mondale, Zbigniew Brzezinski, Jerry Rafshoon) had gathered for the annual Carter Center Weekend. The night before, the Carters had danced to “Georgia on My Mind” at a party celebrating their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lui Che Woo Prize - Prize for World Civilisation Announces First LaureatesJames Earl "Jimmy" CARTER Mr. Jimmy Carter is awarded the Positive Energy Priz
Lui Che Woo Prize - Prize for World Civilisation Announces First Laureates
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
James Earl "Jimmy" CARTER Mr. Jimmy Carter is awarded the Positive Energy Prize for all the good work that he and The Carter Center that he established in 1982 have done, which has contributed significantly to the promotion of positive life... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
What will Obama do after the presidency?with establishing a presidential library, raising money for their foundation, a
What will Obama do after the presidency?
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 30 days ago
with establishing a presidential library, raising money for their foundation, and setting up organizations — like the Carter Center (world peace and disease) peace or the Clinton Global Initiative (climate, development, health) — to continue... Read more
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Daily Journal
What will Obama do after the presidency?with establishing a presidential library, raising money for their foundation, a
What will Obama do after the presidency?
Daily Journal / Posted 30 days ago
with establishing a presidential library, raising money for their foundation, and setting up organizations — like the Carter Center (world peace and disease) peace or the Clinton Global Initiative (climate, development, health) — to continue... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
What will Obama do after the presidency?with establishing a presidential library, raising money for their foundation, a
What will Obama do after the presidency?
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 30 days ago
with establishing a presidential library, raising money for their foundation, and setting up organizations — like the Carter Center (world peace and disease) peace or the Clinton Global Initiative (climate, development, health) — to continue... Read more
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USA Today
What will Obama do after the presidency?with establishing a presidential library, raising money for their foundation, a
What will Obama do after the presidency?
USA Today / Posted 30 days ago
with establishing a presidential library, raising money for their foundation, and setting up organizations — like the Carter Center (world peace and disease) peace or the Clinton Global Initiative (climate, development, health) — to continue... Read more
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ajc.com
1 year after cancer announcement, Jimmy Carter to build...Carter Work Project Aug. 21 - 26. AJC photo by Ben Gray During that extraordin
1 year after cancer announcement, Jimmy Carter to build...
ajc.com / Posted a month ago
Carter Work Project Aug. 21 - 26. AJC photo by Ben Gray During that extraordinary press conference last summer at the Carter Center, the Nobel Peace Prize winner said he would begin a course of radiation and drug therapy to combat the four... Read more

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