TITLE

Hula Hoops, Beatles, and a very BRITE light

AUTHOR(S)
Nelson, Joyce
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Inside MS;Feb/Mar2007, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on issues related to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society in the U.S. He provides an overview of his involvement with several social movements including the Hula Hoop Movement of 1958. According to the author, the National MS Society has declared that it will respond to MS by shining a light on its injustices.
ACCESSION #
23944109

 

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