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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy addresses a joint meeting of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Simon Says

Opinion: The light of Hanukkah shines in Ukraine

NPR's Scott Simon recounts Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy's words to a joint session of Congress this week, and how his country has managed to survive, so far, against Russian aggression.

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Opinion: The light of Hanukkah shines in Ukraine

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Opinion: The light of Hanukkah shines in Ukraine

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Books

Books We Love: Cookbook edition

3 min

Books We Love: Cookbook edition

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A kidney donor Michael Wingard is being prepared by medical professionals for kidney extraction surgery in an operation room in Houston Methodist Hospital on March 1, 2022 in Houston, Texas. Go Nakamura for NPR hide caption

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Medical Treatments

10 strangers come together for a life-changing kidney swap

9 min

10 strangers come together for a life-changing kidney swap

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