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Elizabeth Higgins Clark is an actress and writer. Her television credits include "Criminal Minds" and "All My Children." She has appeared on stage at The Williamstown Theatre Festival and La MaMa e.t.c.. Her writing has appeared on and The Huffington Post, with her article about Ann Coulter using the "R word" making the front page of the entire blog.

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My Brother Is My Human Barometer (VIDEO)

(0) Comments | Posted November 7, 2013 | 1:53 PM

Sometimes life's greatest gifts come from the most unexpected sources. With humor, insight and emotion, Elizabeth Higgins Clark reflects on what she has been given by her brother, David, who has Fragile X syndrome.

Fragile X is the most common form of genetically transferred intellectual disability. Clark gave the...

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Dear Mr. President

(29) Comments | Posted December 17, 2012 | 1:42 PM

Dear Mr. President,

Last month I punched the circle next to your name on a ballot and said a prayer that many others were doing the same. Last night I watched you comfort a community and said a prayer that this time really will be different. Today sir, I beg...

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Ann Coulter Just Doesn't Get It

(303) Comments | Posted October 24, 2012 | 6:09 PM

Ann Coulter is just one of many. Her use of the word "retard" in recent diatribes against President Obama only echoes a prevalent notion that comparing someone to the mentally handicapped is a clever put-down. Ten years ago in high school, I listened as an extremely intelligent teacher explained to...

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The Two Women Who Mean the Most To Me

(11) Comments | Posted September 9, 2012 | 10:21 AM

(Huff/Post50 is celebrating Grandparents Day, September 9, with a series of special stories and essays. Elizabeth Higgins Clark is an actress whose television credits include "All My Children" and "Ringer." She has appeared on stage at The Williamstown Theatre Festival and La MaMa e.t.c. Her grandmothers are Doris...

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