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Diaries published: 5 (757 days since last diary on Wed May 01, 2013 at 03:20 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 330 (408 days since last comment on Mon Apr 14, 2014 at 11:54 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 100

Total Comment Ratings: 629

Most Recommended Diary: How We Can Help President Obama Fulfill His Pledge to Close Guantanamo, 110 comments, 68 recommends

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eglantine's Most Recent Diaries:

In a welcome development, President Obama has reaffirmed his pledge to close Guantanamo. Let's encourage him to take swift and decisive action. The current situation is extremely dire. A majority ...
by eglantine
Comment Count 110 comments on Wed May 01, 2013 at 03:20 AM PDT with 68 Recommends
It’s important to know that the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) is still wreaking havoc in central Africa, specifically in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Central African Republic, and South Sudan.
by eglantine
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Mar 18, 2012 at 06:29 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
A friend of mine is angry about the health care bill. She owns a small business and leans Democratic, but does not follow political news closely. She is upset that, since the reform was enacted, ...
by eglantine
Comment Count 64 comments on Sat Oct 09, 2010 at 01:32 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Today is “Restore Habeas Corpus Day.” Human rights lawyers are visiting Capitol Hill to demand legislation that fully restores the habeas corpus rights gutted in the Military ...
by eglantine
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue May 01, 2007 at 06:07 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
The New York Times reported last Saturday that hundreds of thousands of children in Zambia are at risk of starvation because Congress won't permit US aid agencies to purchase plentiful food stocks ...
by eglantine
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Apr 10, 2007 at 07:16 AM PDT with 4 Recommends

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