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Montana Attorney General negotiates $1M settlement with 'Three Cups of Tea' author Greg Mortenson:


Montana Attorney General Steve Bullock announced Thursday that his office has negotiated a $1 million settlement from "Three Cups of Tea" http://www.threecupsoftea.com/ author Greg Mortenson as restitution ...


'3 Cups of Tea' author, Greg Mortenson turns down $100K award from university :


"Three Cups of Tea" author Greg Mortenson http://www.ikat.org/ has turned down a $100,000 award by the University of Louisville. Mortenson, in a statement Friday by the university, described the ...


Greg Mortenson: 'Three Cups of Tea' claims groundless:


Claims that Greg Mortenson committed fraud by fabricating events in his books "Three Cups of Tea" and "Stones Into Schools" are groundless, the author and humanitarian's attorneys said Friday. Attorneys ...


Supporters have questions, but keep faith in Greg Mortenson and his cause - "Three Cups of Tea":


Despite the recent lawsuits, criticisms and allegations that have embroiled "Three Cups of Tea" author Greg Mortenson, his main Missoula supporters have not given up on the Bozeman philanthropist or ...


Greg Mortenson (Three Cups of Tea) downplays critics, stresses future plans:


Greg Mortenson, the Bozeman philanthropist and author under fire from "60 Minutes" and investigative journalists, has responded to an avalanche of accusations by announcing that his Central Asia ...


Greg Mortenson's climbing partner defends him:


Scott Darsney, who was on the same 1993 expedition to K2 as Greg Mortenson, defended Mortenson in an email to Outside magazine. Darsney told Jon Krakauer that Mortenson didn't know Korphe -- the ...


Lessons for Donors from 'Three Cups of Tea' :


It isn't easy being a donor--as the latest controversy over a high-profile charity demonstrates. In addition to the allegations surrounding the accuracy of Greg Mortenson's best-seller "Three ...


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Pakistanis say Mortenson's story is filled with lies:


In Pakistan, the country where the American writer and philanthropist Greg Mortenson made his name, many angry people had long known that important parts of his story did not stack up. Mortenson, author ...


Greg Mortenson & Three Cups of Tea:


Hello, Please post these links on your website. Many thanks! Julia Bergman Please go to: http://www.ikat.org to read many formal and informal statements released to address the allegations ...


Three Cups of Tea: A teachable moment?:


Greg Mortenson's 'stumble': Three cups of trouble for other charities, too? A Reuters story suggests that cash-strapped US states are unable to keep a close-enough watch on charities like Mortenson's. By ...


Montana attorney general launches inquiry into 'Three Cups of Tea' charity. Mortenson enter hospital as controversy swirls:


Montana's attorney general launched an inquiry Tuesday into the charity run by "Three Cups of Tea" http://www.threecupsoftea.com/ co-author Greg Mortenson after reports questioned whether Mortenson ...


'Three Cups of Tea' Author, Greg Mortenson, Defends Book:


While the publishing industry waited to see whether it faced the embarrassment of yet another partly fabricated memoir, Greg Mortenson, the co-author of the best-selling "Three Cups of Tea," a book popular ...


"60 Minutes": Questions over Greg Mortenson's stories. "Three Cups of Tea" - Bozeman philanthropist denies allegations:


"I hope these allegations and attacks, the people doing these things, know this could be devastating for tens of thousands of girls, for the sake of Nielsen ratings and Emmys," Mortenson told the Chronicle ...


Montana students learn world lessons from Pakistani teacher - "Three Cups of Tea":


The last thing kids want to be told is that going to school is a privilege. But when Fozia Naseer stood to speak to students at Elysian School on Friday, that was just the message they got. And it ...


Greg Mortenson "Three Cups of Tea" Donates 1,000 books to Montana Schools of Promise:


Greg Mortenson, co-founder of nonprofit Central Asia Institute, founder of Pennies for Peace and co-author of the number one New York Times bestseller Three Cups of Tea http://www.threecupsoftea.com ...


Troops see the value of ‘three cups of tea’ :


“So, did you have your three cups of tea?” http://matr.net/news.phtml?cat_id=106&catlabel=Three+Cups+of+Tea+-+The+Central+Asia+Institute a U.S. infantryman, bulky in body armor, asked another soldier ...


Bozeman, Montana humanitarian Greg "Three Cups of Tea" Mortenson to appear on Sunday morning talk shows:


Bozeman humanitarian Greg Mortenson will appear on C-SPAN's "Washington Journal" Sunday morning to discuss the flood disaster in Pakistan and the stability of the region. He is also scheduled to appear ...


Unlikely Tutor from Montana Giving Military Afghan Advice - The books that changed the way people think about changing the world: Peace Through Education:


In the frantic last hours of Gen. Stanley A. McChrystal’s command in Afghanistan, when the world wondered what was racing through the general’s mind, he reached out to an unlikely corner of his life: ...
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Tickets available to free talk by author Greg Mortenson (Three Cups of Tea), June 5 in Helena, Montana :


Greg Mortenson, founder of the Central Asia Institute and author of the New York Times best seller, “Three Cups of Tea,” is speaking in Helena at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 5, in the Helena Middle School ...


Central Asia Institute’s Operations Director, 4/6, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana:


Jennifer Sipes, operations director for the nonprofit, Central Asia Institute https://www.ikat.org/ (CAI) and College of Business (CoB) alumna, will be the keynote speaker for the sixth annual ...


The Second Annual Missoula Peace Fair, 5/6, Missoula, Montana:


Missoula Peace Fair May 6 The second annual Missoula Peace Fair takes place on Thursday, May 6, from 5-7 p.m. under the Caras Park Pavilion. The event features vendors, entertainment and a silent ...


They know yak: Carousel for Missoula carvers helping out Pennies for Peace:


With an aim of piling up pennies for peace, a group of carvers at the Carousel for Missoula have ponied up a yak. She stands about 18 inches tall at the tip of her blunted horns, a bundle of hand tools ...


Bozeman-based Central Asia Institute run by Greg Mortenson deserving of Nobel Peace Prize Money from President Obama:


All this time, we assumed President Barack Obama was not paying attention to what the Missoulian’s editorial board has to say. There are, after all, hundreds of newspapers in the United States, ...
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The Central Asia Institute of Bozeman, Montana receives $100,000 of President Obama's $1.4 million Nobel Prize money :


Ten charities will split the $1.4 million awarded to President Obama as part of the Nobel Peace Prize, the White House announced today. "These organizations do extraordinary work in the United States ...


Bozeman, Montana based Greg Mortenson (“Three Cups of Tea”) shows U.S. better path to peace:


Readers often ask me if I’ve read “Three Cups of Tea,”http://matr.net/click.php?id=1383&url=https://www.ikat.org/ the best-seller by a self-styled “crazy American” named Greg Mortenson, who lives ...


Bozeman's Greg Mortenson Honored by Outside Magazine For His Story of Mountain Climbing as One of the Top 10 Adventure Stories of the Decade:


“Never has the failure to climb a mountain led to such success.” Outside magazine has selected humanitarian Greg Mortenson, of Bozeman, and the story of his work promoting education in remote mountain ...


Key to Afghan crisis: tea and education:


Greg Mortenson, author of 'Three Cups of Tea,' https://www.ikat.org/ says success lies in building trust and schools in rural Afghanistan. Greg Mortenson doesn't need to rely on think tanks or arcane ...


“Stones into Schools: Promoting Peace with Books, Not Bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan,” -- Greg Mortenson’s new book a tale of adventure, heroes:


Millions of people read Greg Mortenson’s first book, “Three Cups of Tea,” and many probably closed the covers thinking “and he lived happily ever after.” After all, the tale of Mortenson’s ...


In war-ravaged Afghanistan, Greg Mortensen, the author of the best-selling book 'Three Cups of Tea' is... Fighting Terrorism With Schools:


In 1993, after my youngest SISTER died of cerebral epilepsy, I made a pledge to travel to Pakistan and place her favorite necklace atop K2, the world’s second-highest mountain. Sadly, I broke that promise. ...

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