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Deliberately debilitating the nation's habits of the heart will not contribute to better fiscal health for future generations. Our national commitment to charity must prevail as the best possible witness of this nation's moral commitment to ensure justice for all.
Humility plus chutzpah equals the kind of citizens democracy needs, and there is no reason -- at least no good reason -- why our number cannot be legion. Religious communities can help multiply that number.