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Lamees El-sadek
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Lamees El-sadek is a public health Master student in Social Factors in Health at the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health. She focuses on the social and economic structures that contribute to ethnic health disparities. She aspires to serve in an avenue that integrates the influences of policy, education, and healthcare to preserve human dignity.

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Conversations with William Winter: on education, racism, millennials' obligation to social justice, and Mississippi's place in America

(2) Comments | Posted November 25, 2015 | 12:16 AM


He gave me a list of friends around the state whose work and values align with mine. Then, he asked me to call each one of them and begin the conversation by saying, "hi, this is Lamees, William Winter's friend."

That may...

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Women for Men Just as Much as They Are for Obama

(28) Comments | Posted November 3, 2012 | 8:18 PM

Irresponsible media and certain government leaders have framed women's health as though those who support preventive care also support blasphemy, idolatry, sexual looseness, individual unaccountabilityws and fiscal wastefulness.

The Women's Amendment of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) mandates insurance companies to provide FDA approved contraceptives free of co-pay to...

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Egypt Continues to Make History: Continued Engaged Citizenship to Carry Her Revolution

(0) Comments | Posted June 28, 2012 | 11:31 AM

The 48.3 percent of Egyptians who voted for presidential nominee and former Air Force Commander Ahmed Shafiq are certainly disappointed with Shafiq's election loss, but 100 percent of Egyptians should have fierce pride for what the world witnessed on June 24, 2012.

In only 16 months, Egyptians...

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Empowering Our Black Boys

(12) Comments | Posted April 15, 2012 | 4:09 PM

We need to put fire to the idea that the best way to ensure the health and safety of our black boys is to throw them in prison. Despite Masters degree candidacy at our nation's highest ranked public health graduate school, one of the most well informed, eloquent and effective...

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