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Portraits of Courage in Iraq

You will have to register to read this story by Karl Vick in The Washington Post, but don't miss it. I love stories about people who 'bounce back' when faced with adversity.

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Nawar Khadim Ahmed had gone home after seeing the man explode as he raised his arms. By 3 p.m., he was back to vote, carrying his 2-year-old daughter, Noor. "We have to bury this chaos now and form a government," he said. "This is the time that we make a stand."