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We Must Act on Health Care

As a nation, we are engaged in making decisions about our health care that will impact our families and communities for generations to come.
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Weaving Networks from Iowa to Zimbabwe

There is an African proverb from Ethiopia that says, "When spider webs unite they can tie up a lion." What a graphic illustration of power that emerges as an outcome of networking, partnership, and
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To Whom Much is Given

We learned the story in Sunday school:
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My Experience of U.S. Health Care as a Recent Immigrant (Part II)

I have friends in the UK who are doctors, men and women who work in intense, busy careers. Like many salaried positions, things get exponentially better the longer you're in the system.
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A Place at the Table

I recently celebrated the ninth annual Hatch family reunion on Cape Cod, my favorite family gathering.
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President Obama to Participate in Nationwide Call-in on Health Care

Jim Wallis and other faith leaders from across America kicked off "40 Days for Health Reform"
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Palin Bad for Dialogue

Last Thursday, I wrote about truth-
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Now that a Wise Latina is a Supreme Court Justice ...

Early next Saturday morning I will board a plane with my daughter to spend a week in Honduras.
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