The Legacies of Apollo 11

A personal perspective on Apollo 11, and restoring the American Dream

Aldrin Gazes at Tranquility Base. Source: NASA

MyMy grandfather Abe Gussowski was born in a shtetl near what is now the Poland-Lithuania border, a couple of years after the Wright brothers flew their first powered aircraft. He survived more than a decade after the Apollo 11 moon landing in 1969. Struggling from immigrant child, to the Merchant Marines…