Peace Corps Celebrates 50 Years

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President John F. Kennedy defined the Peace Corps in a speech on October 14, 1960,  in front of the University of Michigan Union, Ann Arbor, Mich.
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Fifty years ago today, the foundation was laid for the Peace Corps. (The organization was actually created in March 1961 when it was signed into law.)  We take a trip down memory lane, exploring the birth of this organization founded by President John F. Kennedy.