Director, Vivek Murthy, Carol Lam discussed on American History Tellers


Because they are. Hi, this is Chuck Rosenberg. PODCAST I speak with people who sacrifice for the common good who believe in collective responsibility who do things that are hard. Our conversations on the youth are thoughtful, civil, respectful essential. We bring these leaders and their struggles and successes to life in the third season of the oath. You'll meet more inspirational leaders. People who took that made that promise and serve this amazing country in various ways leaders like former secretary of Defense and CIA director. Leon Panetta the toughest job. I had as secretary of Defense, was to sign deployment orders that placed the young men and women in uniform in harm's way, former NASA. Kathy Sullivan in your role as an astronaut. One of the key things you're doing is helping nature. The pieces are coming together that unknowns are being probed carefully. The risks are being evaluated carefully, and it's very hard on families to stand there and know that their loved ones riding bombs, living the highest ranking woman in the FBI amy. Hess I remember he was kneeling down on the ground, and he was holding a baby's show i. knew he had young children and I watched as he just dissolved in tears, and all of a sudden, the evil that happened there in Oklahoma City on April nineteenth nineteen ninety-five. ninety-five struck me former judge and united. States Attorney Carol Lam when I walked through that door. They would all look at me and then I would think to myself I. Know what you're thinking about me right now. And by the time we leave this room, you're going to be thinking something else and former surgeon. General Vivek Murthy, there are fundamental core values around decency round kindness around compassion. It's part of our shared humanity. We are truly interdependent. We are stronger when we are together. We live in an uncertain world public faith in our most crucial institutions waivers when we most need those institutions to thrive. But remarkable people still take the oath. They still raise their hand to serve, and they still sacrifice for the common good. Despite the turmoil they remind us of the need for good and honest. Public servants join me for season three, the of an MSNBC podcast search for the oath wherever you're listening right now and subscribe new episodes everyone's..

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