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FORDHAM IN THE NEWS

"Yes, my brother and I did play for North Carolina. I was a fullback and he was a running guard. I retain some interest in football sixty years later, but I have been able to put the game in perspective"

     

ARTICLES, AND ESSAYS

"There is no higher value to which society is committed, than the integrity of the individual and the conditions under which the individual can achieve as great a fulfillment as his capacity makes possible for him"

 
  

CIVIL RIGHTS WORK

[The "Anti-Riot" Bill is] "simply a big stick reaction to violence and lawlessness not directed to the meeting of our responsibilities as a people to nurture wholesome conditions of life and equality of opportunity for all without regard to group characteristics"

     

LEGISLATIVE WORK

"I wouldn't like to say anything his honorable court has done is unreasonable. I would prefer to say the court's position... is not adequately supported in reason"

 
  

HONORS AND AWARDS

"If I were to give full voice to my own sense of inadequacy, I would be in the ungrateful posture of challenging the judgement of those who are so overwhelmingly gracious to me."

     

MILITARY SERVICE

"After we have won the war, then what? In view of her great strengths and her capacity to contribute to a happier, better-ordered world, America's responsibility in post-war affairs will be a heavy one."


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