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President Obama and Daniel Hernandez remind us that we are one nation

Daniel Hernandez Daniel Hernandez humbly said he doesn’t want to be called a hero. “Although I appreciate the sentiment, I must humbly reject the use of the word hero, because I am not one,”  the University of Arizona student and intern who helped save Rep. Gabrielle Giffords‘ life said at the Wednesday night vigil for... Read more »

Latino intern, Daniel Hernandez, helped save Rep. Giffords' life

A young Latino man is being hailed as a hero who helped saved Rep. Gabrielle Giffords‘ life. Daniel Hernandez, photo from http://joemygod.blogspot.com Daniel Hernandez Jr., 20, a political science student from the University of Arizona, was a new intern in her office. He rushed towards Giffords and the gunshots, held her hand and applied pressure... Read more »