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After The Folded Flag: Memorial Day and Gold Star Families

A stoic widow graciously accepting the folded flag makes a dramatic end to a movie, but what comes after? For the thousands of family members of Americans killed in Iraq and Afghanistan, and thousands more from previous wars, Memorial Day … Continue reading

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This Is My Country: Women’s March 1/21/17

Human lava flow graceful arc around the world push back hates shadow. Graceful

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What Now?

By now we all have seen the results of the 2016 presidential election. Without a clear mandate, and with less than half of the popular vote, Donald Trump has taken the presidency. What that means for the country, that I … Continue reading

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