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Now that everyone's vented about Lieberman, go read and recommend this diary about the humanitarian crisis in Postville, Iowa. JeremiahRosemont has done a heartbreaking job showing how the economic crisis has made an already horrible situation stunningly worse (cutting off the heat to guest workers from Palau?!?).

This diary needs the visibility for two reasons: the immediate humanitarian crisis in Postville calls to us as much as wild fires or hurricanes would, and because it is a warning sign for how the economic crisis can provoke a cascade of human suffering.

The diary includes action links, so everyone can do what they can to help without having to research it first. And help is needed!

You could also remove your recommends from Lieberman diaries to make the Postville diary more visible, sooner.

Originally posted to Wee Thoughts on Wed Nov 19, 2008 at 05:19 AM PST.

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