Boston – It is an honor and privilege to come together to celebrate the 90th birthday of Governor Michael Dukakis, a truly remarkable figure in American politics and a tireless advocate for progressive values. Throughout his life, Governor Dukakis has dedicated himself to public service, working tirelessly to promote social justice, protect the environment, and foster global cooperation. His leadership has inspired countless activists, policymakers, and citizens to strive for a better world.
To mark this special occasion, the Boston Global Forum is thrilled to announce the forthcoming publication of a Liber Amicorum Book titled “From the Massachusetts Miracle to the Age of Global Enlightenment.” This book is a tribute to Governor Dukakis’ remarkable legacy and features contributions from distinguished leaders, thinkers, innovators, and artists who reflect on his achievements and the impact of Boston Global Forum initiatives, including “Remaking the World – Toward an Age of Global Enlightenment,” AIWS, World Leaders for Peace and Security Award, World Leader in AIWS Award, and Global Enlightenment Mountain (GEM).
Governor Dukakis has been a tireless champion of the AIWS, the United Nations Centennial Initiative, and the Global Enlightenment Community, which is dedicated to supporting the mission of building the Age of Global Enlightenment. We invite leaders, thinkers, and innovators to contribute content to the book, with a submission deadline of August 31, 2023. The book will be published in late October 2023, and we look forward to sharing it with the world.
As we celebrate Governor Dukakis’ 90th birthday, we recognize the extraordinary contributions he has made to American and global politics as the Massachusetts Miracle. His visionary leadership and tireless commitment to public service have left an indelible mark on the world, and we are inspired to continue his work towards a more just, peaceful, and prosperous world.