The Peace Corps turns 50

Tuesday - 3/1/2011, 10:31am EST

Carrie Hessler-Radelet, assistant director, Peace Corps

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Fifty years ago today, President Kennedy signed the executive order creating the Peace Corps. The Peace Corps has kicked off a month of celebration, including the gathering of former volunteers. Joining us to discuss the history and where the Peace Corps is headed in the future, is the assistant director, Carrie Hessler-Radelet.