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Jad’s Day in the Park

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I’m trans­form­ing my room into an office, and over the past month have been unearthing books, pho­tos, and oth­er bits and pieces of the past. My favorite so far is an essay my then ten-year-old broth­er Jad pre­sent­ed in English class.

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Children of a Lesser God

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From my car win­dow I watch them with a mix­ture of relief and guilt, pity and dis­gust, anger and despair.

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