Jason Mangone

Jason Mangone

Jason Mangone is the Director of the Franklin Project at the Aspen Institute and a Marine veteran. He lives with his wife Kara in Brooklyn, New York.

Recent articles from Jason Mangone

Marines with 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, participate in a heavy helo raid during Weapons and Tactics Instructor Course 2-15 at K-9 Village, Yuma Proving Grounds, Arizona, April 8, 2015.
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How I Let Go Of The Embarrassment I Felt For Having Never Served In Combat
A former Marine infantry officer reflects on the expectation that service members should feel ashamed for not having seen combat.
AmeriCorps volunteers take a pledge as President Barack Obama and former President Bill Clinton mark the 20th anniversary of AmeriCorps, which promotes volunteerism and community service, on the South Lawn at the White House in Washington, Friday, Sept. 12, 2014.
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Why Every American Should Pledge One Year Of Public Service
A culture that expects public service would not make for a perfect America, but it would make for a country more aligned with our stated values and ideals.