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For 50, a special day to become an American

The story of her journey from Uganda to the United States is too long to tell — and she would probably break down crying if she tried — so Stella Ndibuuza lets her “Czechoslovakian sister” tell it.

Ndibuuza fought to get here 14 years ago and then fought to stay, Linda Poulin said. She worked countless hours as a home health aide for Poulin’s mother while fighting to get her five children here with her, lifting them up one by one toward success.

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