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(VIDEO) Gabby Giffords: A Stateswoman Steps Down

By Diane Vacca
By Diane Vacca

On the first anniversary of the shooting, Giffords decided to resign her seat, announcing her intention in a video she posted on Facebook. Most reactions included admiration for her tenacity, praise for her as a person and encouragement for her continued recovery.

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Poetry

Poetry Friday: Mary Jo Bang

By Women's Voices For Change
The facts are these: Mary Jo Bang has published five books of poetry, including Louise in Love, The Eye Like a Strange Balloon and Elegy. Her abecedarius The Bride of E will be issued by Graywolf Press at the end of September.  She lives in St. Louis, Mo., where she is director of the creative writing program at Washington University.…
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