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Summertime Covid Blues?

Summertime Covid Blues?

FAV Fans, The virus has returned with a vengeance after most states relaxed restrictions, causing the case numbers and death toll to spike. We will get through this. It reminds me of dark times amidst sectarian violence in Baghdad. The hits kept coming, for...

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Break the Monotony: Become an FAV Member

Break the Monotony: Become an FAV Member

FAV Colleagues, Are you going stir crazy in your home, sheltering in place? When I was in combat, which seems to be the terminology that politicians on the left and right are using to speak about the pandemic, soldiers found it hard to see daily progress. Each day...

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April 2020 Newsletter: Virtual Symposium Announced!

April 2020 Newsletter: Virtual Symposium Announced!

Dear FAV members & supporters, Covid-19 has stressed the country and continues to expose divisions within our society, where even public health issues become politicized. Elected officials should attempt to balance civic liberties while ensuring the public good...

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