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When the old fear being ‘put down’

Obama-care is alarming to those who would gain most from it, says Harriet Baber

MY FUTURE husband being British, I flew to the UK to be married, in Christ Church, Swindon.

We were poor students; so we flew on a charter flight that landed somewhere in Continental Europe, and then popped across the Channel to an airstrip in East Anglia. From there, a bus would take us to London, where we could get the train to the West.

I had fallen asleep on the plane in my hard contact lenses, and by the time the bus set off I knew I was in trouble. I had ...

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The advocacy and the ecstasy

The advocacy and the ecstasy

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Lessons from history can teach us how to live

The long shadow of the past can not only illuminate the present but also point to a more hopeful future, writes David Monteith  Subscribe to read more

Fri 27 Mar 15 @ 18:30
The Bishop of Europe prays for the victims of the Germanwings crash http://t.co/7gJJyxZywH http://t.co/6SxBmSpIvH

Fri 27 Mar 15 @ 17:46
Churches back MPs’ call for review of benefits sanctions #rethinksanctions http://t.co/haJlZB4LZk http://t.co/Jym9x0YDBz