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    • When We Are Called to Part

    • Hope and Heartbreak in the Vanishing World of the Kalaupapa Leprosy Settlement
    • By: Brooke Jarvis
    • Narrated by: Brooke Jarvis
    • Length: 55 mins
    • Unabridged
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    It was known as the Living Grave: A remote Hawaiian peninsula called Kalaupapa, housing the largest settlement for leprosy patients in the United States. Once it had been a forbidding place of exile, inhabited by thousands of the disease's victims who had been removed from their families and confined against their will, far away from a society that feared and misunderstood their condition.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Short but good

    • By Just on 01-13-19

    Regular price: $3.95

    • The New Yorker, July 2nd 2018 (Nicola Twilley, Andrew Marantz, Brooke Jarvis)

    • By: Margaret Talbot, Nicola Twilley, Andrew Marantz, and others
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 2 hrs and 23 mins
    • Highlights
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    In this issue: "Family Values" by Margaret Talbot: The policy of separating children from their parents at the southern border was the purest distillation yet of what it means to be governed by a President with no moral center; "Seeing Pain" by Nicola Twilley: Using brain imaging to unravel the secrets of suffering; "Fighting Words" by Andrew Marantz: When far-right provocateurs descend on campus, how should a university respond; "Paper Tiger" by Brooke Jarvis: Could a global icon of extinction still be alive?

    Regular price: $5.95