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"The Heart and the Fist: The Education of a Humanitarian, the Making of a Navy SEAL"

Eric Greitens

About the Program

Eric Greitens talks about joining the Navy SEALs after doing humanitarian work and earning a PhD from Oxford University.  Hosted by the Newseum in Washington, DC.   

About the Authors

Eric Greitens

Eric Greitens, a Rhodes Scholar, joined the Navy SEALs in 2001 and has served in Iraq, Afghanistan, Africa, and Southeast Asia.  He is a senior fellow at the Truman School of Public Affairs at the University of Missouri and the founder of The Mission Continues, which helps wounded and disabled soldiers become citizen leaders.  Mr. Greitens is the author/photographer of "Strength & Compassion."  For more, visit: ericgreitens.com.   


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"The Heart and the Fist: The Education of a Humanitarian, the Making of a Navy SEAL"

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Past Airings

  • Saturday, November 26th at 3:45am (ET)
  • Thursday, November 24th at 3:45pm (ET)
  • Sunday, October 9th at 2pm (ET)
  • Saturday, October 8th at 8am (ET)
  • Sunday, September 25th at 11pm (ET)
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