A statement from the National Legal Aid & Defender Association and the Shriver Center.
Harel, an army veteran, had nearly given up hope. He was living with ALS, and his disease had progressed to the point where…
“Overcoming poverty is not a task of charity, it is an act of justice. Like slavery and apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is man-made and it can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human beings. Sometimes it falls on a generation to be great. You can be that great generation. Let your greatness blossom.”
— Nelson Mandela