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On the passing of Richard Holbrooke
Posted Dec 14, 2010
John Podesta Center for American Progress
The United States has lost a great public servant, writes John Podesta: Amb. Richard Holbrooke was a brilliant man who could have chosen any path for his life. But he decided to devote his immense skills to public service—a service that was dedicated to the objective of extending to those less fortunate than ourselves the great gift of peace enjoyed by Americans.
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