Monday, July 5, 2010

Greg Mortenson: A Face of America Commentary (July 2010)

Greg Mortenson: A Face of America Commentary

By Tony Mussari
Copyright 2010
The Face of America Project
Mussari-Loftus Associates, LTD

The seats in the Kirby Theater are empty. The room is dark, the books, pictures, graphics and all the other external trappings of Greg Mortenson’s visit are packed away. The letters on the marquis announce another event, but the memory of this magical moment will forever be recorded in the hearts and souls of the 1,800 people who filled the Kirby Center for the Performing Arts on Sunday last.

Among those memories are ten statements and five quotations that, if applied, can change our world for the better:

  1. Use books not bullets to bring peace to our world;

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Monday, May 10, 2010

3 Cups of Tea With Greg Mortenson (05/08/10)

SBMS Teen Press
A blog by the Santa Barbara Middle School Teen Press
May 8th, 2010

UCSB Arts and Lectures and Direct Relief International treated Santa Barbara to yet another inspirational evening this week. Greg Mortenson, peacebuilder and author of Three Cups of Tea and Stones Into Schools overflowed the Direct Relief warehouse and the Arlington Theater, sharing his vision for peace in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and the world.With palettes of aid wrapped and ready for far off neighbors their backdrop, theSanta Barbara Middle School Teen Press, working with Santa Barbara Kids Magazine, shared three cups of tea with Greg, shoes off, on the floor of the Direct Relief warehouse.

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Sunday, January 24, 2010

Greg Mortenson on Canada's # 1 Late Night Show (01/20/10)

Greg Mortenson on Canada's # 1 Late Night Show
'The Hour' with CBC TV host George Stroumboulopoulos
Wednesday, January 20, 2010,

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Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Philadelphia Inquirer (01/17/10)

Philadelphia Inquirer
Sunday, January 17, 2010

Worldview: A surge in schools

A best seller describes a compelling way to build ties with Afghanistan.

Sunday, January 17, 2010

Bill Moyer's Journal, PBS TV 30" feature with Greg Mortenson (01/15/10)

Bill Moyer's Journal
PBS TV 30" feature with Greg Mortenson
Sunday, January 15, 2010

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