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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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Speaking Truth in Love

"Who is going to harm you if you are eager to do good? But even if you should suffer for what is right, you are blessed.
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My Experience of U.S. Health Care as a Recent Immigrant (Part I)

Regular readers will know that in the past year, I embarked on a genuinely life-altering journey. I emigrated to the United States, got married, and now make my home in North Carolina.
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Who Lit The Fire Under the Right-Wing 'Populists' Against Health-Care Reform?

By now, we've all seen the angry "regular Americans" who are rising up to resist health-care reform. They are demonstrating loudly at town hall meetings. They are holding rallies.
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