Daily Archives: December 16, 2008

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A modern Ruth?

NPR ran a piece this morning about an Iraqi woman, a single mother, who came to the US last year and is making a new life for herself. In listening to the piece I was struck by the similarities in the story as told by NPR and the biblical story of Ruth. The story was introduced as follows. Last year, we introduced NPR audiences to a single mother of three who heads one of the […]