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June 15, 2013

Shribman: America slips its bonds

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No one alive in those years failed to be inspired by those words and that impulse. That is why grown adults in their 60th year still possess items such as the American Heritage Junior Library book “Americans in Space,” holding firm to them as emblems of the hopes and idealism of their youth. My copy is right here on my desk.

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North Shore native and Pulitzer Prize winner David M. Shribman is executive editor of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

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