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Reader feedback: A worthy tribute to a creative idea

I view this article ["Roma responding to gifts of farm land" by Martina Pisárová Vol. 7 No. 31 August 20 - 26] as a tribute to a creative idea...an idea that holds promise of making a practical difference in lands where Roma presently live.

The challenge for us "outsiders" comes in having the patience and faith for this process to take hold...and this bold idea strikes me as worthy of much patience and faith.

Jerry Machalek

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