FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock
48 Shelter Rock Road • Manhasset, NY 11030
(T) 516.627.6560 (F) 516.627.6596
Contact: Kimberly Losack, Communications Director, firstname.lastname@example.org
Shelter Rock Forum to Present
Pulitzer-Prize Winning Reporter Hedrick Smith
(Manhasset, NY- December 26, 2012) The Shelter Rock Forum is hosting “Who Stole the American Dream” with Pulitzer-Prize Winning reporter Hedrick Smith on Tuesday, January 15, 7:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock (Worship Room, 48 Shelter Rock Rd. Manhasset, NY 11030). There is a $5 suggested donation for this event. All are invited to attend this powerful presentation with nationally renowned reporter Hedrick Smith.
Hedrick Smith is a Pulitzer Prize-winning former New York Times reporter, editor, and Emmy award-winning PBS Front Line producer, and correspondent. His numerous books include the authoritative, The Russians, and The Power Game: How Washington Works. Mr. Smith is an expert in both foreign and domestic affairs. His broad expertise has included U.S. health care, education, the American middle class, the global economy, terrorism, and crime.
He has led Frontline investigative reports – Bigger Than Enron, The Wall Street Fix, Tax Me If You Can, Is Wal-Mart Good for America? Spying on the Home Front, and Can You Afford to Retire?
Over 25 years, PBS viewers saw Hedrick Smith as a principal panelist on Washington Week in Review and as a special correspondent for The News Hour with Jim Lehrer. Mr. Smith has received seven honorary doctorate degrees. He is well known nationwide.
His latest work, Who Stole the American Dream, has been hailed for brilliant analysis of the political and economic changes in the U.S. over the past 30-40 years.
ABOUT SHELTER ROCK FORUM
The Shelter Rock Forum provides a platform for well-informed opinions on current issues of significance by presenting distinguished speakers on a variety of social and ethical topics. The programs of the Shelter Rock Forum aim to serve cultural and educational needs of the congregation and of the community as a whole.