Why I’m speaking out about Syria – conflict zone surgeon

Unsung Heroes: People Shining a Light in a Sometimes Dark World

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p0444yy5

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b07nch9f

“Few (of us) will have the greatness to bend history itself, but each of us can work to change a small portion of events. It is from numberless diverse acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped. Each time a man (or woman) stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, (she or) he
sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring those ripples build a current which can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance.”
— the powerful and greatly inspiring words of Robert F. Kennedy (with my little insertions in brackets)
from

RIPPLES OF HOPE: “FEW (OF US) WILL HAVE THE GREATNESS TO BEND HISTORY ITSELF, BUT EACH OF US CAN WORK TO CHANGE A SMALL PORTION OF…

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