Exploring the Legacy of JFK: Citizenship and Public Service with Scott Reich

Exploring the Legacy of JFK: Citizenship and Public Service with Scott Reich

Fifty years after John F. Kennedy’s shocking and saddening death, our country is wrapped up in an era marked by political division, partisan bickering and cynicism. But attorney and author Scott Reich believes that Kennedy’s inspirational and timeless message of public service and active citizenship—values that The Common Good so proudly promotes—has a new resonance today.

Climate Change and the Food Crisis with Environmentalist Lester Brown

Climate Change and the Food Crisis with Environmentalist Lester Brown

President Obama announced executive actions in July to combat global climate change. Mayor Michael Bloomberg wants New York City to spend $20 billion to prepare for global warming-related dangers. The vast majority of climate scientists agree that human activity is contributing to changing climate, but polls still find large percentages of Americans don’t believe that climate change is real.