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A Symbol of the People

By Deborah Z. Altschuler, NPA President You may or may not think Rush Limbaugh is a louse.  But I was struck by one of his positions, namely that he believes we need a new national symbol.  He devotes an entire … Continue reading

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The Hazards of Treating Head Lice

By Deborah Z. Altschuler My family had just sat down to the dinner table a few weeks ago when the doorbell rang. These days the early evening doorbell means that someone from Mass. Pirg, Fair Share or, in this case, … Continue reading

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Activist in Public Health

ACTIVISTS IN PUBLIC HEALTH By Deborah Z. Altschuler “With the exception of an occasional accolade for all the hard work that goes into being an activist, I generally find myself resenting the term.” To paraphrase an old proverb, Citizen Activists … Continue reading

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