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Jewish World Watch Works to Relieve Suffering of Victims of Genocide

July 12, 2013
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Co-founder of Civic Duty Michael Omidi discusses the work of local hero Janice Kamenir-Reznik, a Southern California attorney who cofounded the Jewish World Watch, a nonprofit that works to relieve the suffering of genocide victims in the conflict areas of the Sudan and Democratic Republic of […]

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Quantity vs Quality in Performing Civic Duty

July 10, 2013
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There are things in life that you can’t have too much of. This is quantity. Then there are things in life that you long for, such as quality time. What can you do to make better use of your time? Think about it. It is your civic […]

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Stem Cell Therapy Holds Promise for Sickle Cell Patients

July 3, 2013
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An exciting new advancement in the treatment of sickle cell anemia was announced July 1, 2013 by researchers at UCLA’s Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research.

In a study to be published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation, lab results demonstrate […]

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Run, Hide, Fight

June 27, 2013
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Last June of 2012, a young lone gunman killed 12 and wounded 58 at a movie theater in Colorado.  Six months later in December, 2012, a young lone gunman prowled through the halls of an elementary school in Sandy Hook, Connecticut, and executed 26 people, 20 of them […]

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