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My husband, Dan, was a Vietnam vet who survived torture. Five years ago, Dan had a fatal heart attack & left me a mission, to stop torture as the law, policy & practice of the US, & to fight for accountability, For Dan.

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Cher Kossacks ! As some of you know, I spent last week in Washington, DC, lobbying on Capital Hill against long term solitary confinement, and in support of Albert Woodfox, the still imprisoned ...
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Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 11:21 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
EDIT: A lovely and talented Kossack and her husband, who both work at the Library of Congress, have offered to host me :) I am thrilled and grateful. Thank you, everyone ! Love and Hugs, H My Dear ...
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Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2015 at 07:59 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
Hello Dear Friends and Fellow Kossacks, As many of you know, my husband, Dan, a US Vietnam vet who survived being tortured, left me with a mission when he had a fatal heart attack on June 12th, ...
by Chacounne
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Mar 18, 2015 at 11:42 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Hello Friends :) The Daily Kos community, you Kossacks, have done it again, you have helped make life better for one of us going through a challenging time. Thank you ! Many of you know ...
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Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Jan 14, 2015 at 12:47 PM PST with 21 Recommends
Many of you know ramara, from This Week in the War on Women, D'Var Torah, and many, many other groups and diaries. Many of us have had the privilege to meet her at Netroots Nation, and to spend time ...
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Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Dec 29, 2014 at 01:05 PM PST with 36 Recommends
As some of you know, I was able to attend a conference in Washington, DC, at the end of March, thanks to some Kossacks and other wonderful and generous family and friends. The conference, Ecumenical ...
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Comment Count 25 comments on Mon Apr 14, 2014 at 12:36 PM PDT with 27 Recommends

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