Mara P.

La Mesa, CA

What the president's reelection meant to me is that my nine-year-old, autistic son, Max, will never… Read More


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Ardmore, PA

My story began in 2001, at the age of 14. I arrived in North Carolina. My mom worked odd, often demeaning jobs to pay the rent and put food on the tab… Read More


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Edgewater, OH

My Great-great grandfather came to this country as part of the great wave of Irish Immigrants in the 1840's. In their own country the were treated li… Read More


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Anderson, IN

In 2011, I was diagnosed with Vulvar Vestibulitis, Endometriosis, and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorde… Read More


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East Haven, CT

I am a fourth generation Italian-American who grew up on both of our great coasts. My great-grandparents came to the East Coast from Italy with the d… Read More

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Chantal D.

Glendale, AZ

Mr. Obama's presidency has meant so much to me in his first four years. I voted for him in 2008 in m… Read More


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Middletown, PA

I'm Hamza Sial, an eighteen year old freshman at The Pennsylvania State University majoring in petroleum engineering. I was born and raised in Walling… Read More

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Malcolm H.

Saint Louis, MO

While I had devoted much of my life working in public service, it was not until disaster struck my f… Read More


Juan G.

Bridgeport, CT

I am Juan Gonzalez <br /><br />And here's my story <br /> I am a 17 year old… Read More


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Cleveland, OH

The passage of Health Care for Women was a valuable asset for preventive care for females. It was time for my annual mammogram screening. I started… Read More

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Elizabeth G.

Athens, GA

My name is Elizabeth. I came to the United States when I was five. Like most immigrants, my parents… Read More


Danielle M.

Lansing, MI

On August 4th, 2012 I married my best friend and the love of my life. He is the most amazing man I h… Read More

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Margaret M.

Oceanport, NJ

In June 2011, just a month after my 23rd birthday, I was diagnosed with Non-Hogkins Lymphoma Large B… Read More


Markus R.

Washington, DC

My family moved to the United States when I was 10 years old, because my father found greater career opportunities here. As a scientist, he was offere… Read More


S M.

Iowa City, IA

First and foremost, my family and I feel indebted to the USA for everything that we have, which is why we'd like to continue to make useful contributi… Read More