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  •  There are many (2+ / 0-)
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    reasons I hope there is something to the "karma" concept.  You certainly added to my hopes with that - I am horribly sorry you had to deal with that and may we all work together to make sure others that come after us do not have to also.

    Justice For Will Will spent his brief, courageous life fighting for the rights we all take for granted. Please share his story to support the fight!

    by KibbutzAmiad on Wed Aug 08, 2012 at 02:08:28 PM PDT

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    •  Thank you ! I too hope there is something (2+ / 0-)
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      to Karma.  My wife's cancer came back after a six-year remission but she fought back and beat it again---she is now on her second six-year of remission and doing very well.  

      Rethugs just seem to hate our country, they have no compassion, no tolerance, and yet most proclaim to be Christian---I don't get it.  

      When my wife lost her job I had to start driving a cab in San Francisco to make ends meet.  The kindest and most peaceful people I met were Sikh cab drivers who worked alongside me. They, and Quakers are the most Christian people I've ever met.... I was deeply shocked and saddened when the Sikh Temple was recently attacked.  

      "It took us a couple of days because I like to know what I'm talking about before I speak." President Barack Obama 3/24/09

      by sfcouple on Wed Aug 08, 2012 at 02:27:00 PM PDT

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      •  sfcouple, I (1+ / 0-)
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        lost a good friend to ovarian cancer.  She did not get timely treatment due to not having health insurance.  I wrote a diary about it here.  She had a young son and a husband who are still devastated.  I do NOT understand how some people can believe that it is acceptable to deny health care to those without means to pay.  I agree with your assessment.

        Justice For Will Will spent his brief, courageous life fighting for the rights we all take for granted. Please share his story to support the fight!

        by KibbutzAmiad on Wed Aug 08, 2012 at 02:48:54 PM PDT

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        •  KibbutzAmiad: I am very sorry to hear about (0+ / 0-)

          your friend.  I know the pain she and her family went through and it didn't need to happen with health care for all.  I too am not able to understand how anyone would want to deny health care to a fellow human sharing this small little planet.  

          Health Care is a human right not some privilege reserved to a select few.  I have actually developed a visceral dislike of rMoney-----and hoping he gets humiliated this November.  

          "It took us a couple of days because I like to know what I'm talking about before I speak." President Barack Obama 3/24/09

          by sfcouple on Wed Aug 08, 2012 at 03:02:00 PM PDT

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