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How a Kennedy sister inspired the Special Olympics

Eunice Kennedy Shriver at the 2007 World Summer Games in Shanghai
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Eunice Kennedy Shriver at the 2007 World Summer Games in Shanghai

Kim Malcolm talks with author Eileen McNamara about her biography of Eunice Kennedy Shriver, titled "Eunice: The Kennedy Who Changed the World." Shriver founded the Special Olympics, which debuted in 1968. This weekend, the 2018 Special Olympics get underway at Seattle's Husky Stadium.

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