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There was last week, and this week I came to work

Original post made by Lois Giovacchini, Another Palo Alto neighborhood, on Aug 8, 2006

Last week I came to work each day with the simple intention of doing my job.

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Posted by Martha B.
a resident of another community
on Aug 10, 2006 at 1:26 pm

I'm very proud to say this column was written by my sister, a brave and tireless worker for justice, mutual respect, and peace. May your courage inspire a thousand people to work for peace in the world.


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Posted by Richard
a resident of College Terrace
on Aug 11, 2006 at 10:31 am

I just don't understand the age old habit of hating someone based on their religious belief.
What is the possible effect on me if you believe that "Gods" name is Abraham or Mohamed or Buddha or Jesus or Zeus or even the Silver Surfer.
I just don't understand wishing harm to someone based on their idea of what God is.


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Posted by Jay
a resident of Professorville
on Aug 13, 2006 at 9:48 pm

Thank you for your words and your continuing great work Lois.