Factober

As I have said all along, for any trade promotion authority bill to gain my support, it must require strong, enforceable environmental and labor protections.

Posted 3 months ago

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When I look at my daughter, who's 24, she is much more confident than I eve

When I look at my daughter, who's 24, she is much more confident than I ever was and her expectations are higher. But I worry that there is a backlash brewing against progress on equality.
Posted 3 months ago

Last year, Yoshino,I walked away bending branchesTo point me to blossoms--W

Last year, Yoshino,I walked away bending branchesTo point me to blossoms--Which now are everywhere and I canGo where I've never been before.
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In cricket- be fit, be alert and be Sachin.

In cricket- be fit, be alert and be Sachin.
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What I try to do is write. I may write for two weeks ‘the cat sat on the ma

What I try to do is write. I may write for two weeks ‘the cat sat on the mat, that is that, not a rat,’.... And it might be just the most boring and awful stuff. But I try. When I’m writing, I write. And then it’s as if the muse is convinced that I’m seri
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The dancing sickness took place during the latter part of the fifteenth cen

The dancing sickness took place during the latter part of the fifteenth century. Bubonic plague--the black death--decimated Europe near the end of the fourteenth. Whooping cough near the end of the seventeenth, and the first known outbreaks of influenza n
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I wanted to pursue things, to know things, but I could not match the means

I wanted to pursue things, to know things, but I could not match the means of knowing that came naturally to me with the expectations of professors. The pursuit of knowing was freedom to me, the right to declare your own curiosities and follow them throug
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People who might normally have to travel hours to a distant city to see a c

People who might normally have to travel hours to a distant city to see a cardiologist can now do so virtually, through Cisco technology, at their local hospital or health clinic. Clinicians use technology to share patient reports and diagnostic images an
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I believe theology should be about one's way of life, a kind of gaze into o

I believe theology should be about one's way of life, a kind of gaze into onesself and others, and a mode of one's profound existence in the world.
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What it means to be authentic:- to be more concerned with truth than opinio

What it means to be authentic:- to be more concerned with truth than opinions- to be sincere and not pretend- to be free from hypocrisy: "walk your talk"- to know who you are and to be that person- to not fear others seeing your vulnerabilities- being con
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Sometimes I feel that life has passed me by... Do you ever feel that way, C

Sometimes I feel that life has passed me by... Do you ever feel that way, Charlie Brown?""I feel that it has knocked me down and walked all over me!
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Over done forgotten gone now my troubles will move on.

Over done forgotten gone now my troubles will move on.
Posted 3 months ago