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Anne Burke on Eunice Shriver and the founding of Special Olympics

Eunice Shriver's death this week means losing another American icon in, but her legacy lives in an international organization that began in Chicago. The Special Olympics reaches more than 3 million disabled people by providing year-round training and sport competitions. They have an invaluable opportunity to grow physically, mentally, and socially in a safe environment. Illinois Supreme Court Justice Ann Burke worked alongside Shriver, and discusses how the Special Olympics were founded.

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