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Naked Capitalism
Chinese Communists and Wacko U.S. Right Want to Save Us from Girlie MenYves here. On the one hand, it’s easy to take take the sudden seriousness about
Chinese Communists and Wacko U.S. Right Want to Save Us from Girlie Men
Naked Capitalism / Posted 16 hours ago
Yves here. On the one hand, it’s easy to take take the sudden seriousness about the need to promote more manly men as as desperate effort to shift attention from other failings of the leadership classes and blame them on bad teachers or bad home... Read more
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Connecticut Post
How This Second-Generation Franchisee Is Doing Things Her WayFranchise Players is Entrepreneur’s Q&A interview column that puts the spotligh
How This Second-Generation Franchisee Is Doing Things Her Way
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
Franchise Players is Entrepreneur’s Q&A interview column that puts the spotlight on franchisees. If you’re a franchisee with advice and tips to share, email franchiseplayers@entrepreneur.com. Alex Chambers used to work in her father’s UPS store as a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
How This Second-Generation Franchisee Is Doing Things Her WayFranchise Players is Entrepreneur’s Q&A interview column that puts the spotligh
How This Second-Generation Franchisee Is Doing Things Her Way
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
Franchise Players is Entrepreneur’s Q&A interview column that puts the spotlight on franchisees. If you’re a franchisee with advice and tips to share, email franchiseplayers@entrepreneur.com. Alex Chambers used to work in her father’s UPS store as a... Read more
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MedCity News
As nation celebrates Super Bowl, what role can healthcare innovators play in addressing CTE?I’m writing this after watching former NFL quarterbacks Boomer Esiason and Dan
As nation celebrates Super Bowl, what role can healthcare innovators play in addressing CTE?
MedCity News / Posted 2 days ago
I’m writing this after watching former NFL quarterbacks Boomer Esiason and Dan Marino talk on TV about the upcoming Super Bowl 50. My ambivalence is palpable. Normally, I would be excited about the game. I was friends with Carolina Panthers Head... Read more
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Entrpreneur
How This Second-Generation Franchisee Is Doing Things Her WayFranchise Players is Entrepreneur’s Q&A interview column that puts the spotligh
How This Second-Generation Franchisee Is Doing Things Her Way
Entrpreneur / Posted 2 days ago
Franchise Players is Entrepreneur’s Q&A interview column that puts the spotlight on franchisees. If you’re a franchisee with advice and tips to share, email franchiseplayers@entrepreneur.com. Alex Chambers used to work in her father’s UPS store as a... Read more
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The News-Times
How This Second-Generation Franchisee Is Doing Things Her WayFranchise Players is Entrepreneur’s Q&A interview column that puts the spotligh
How This Second-Generation Franchisee Is Doing Things Her Way
The News-Times / Posted 2 days ago
Franchise Players is Entrepreneur’s Q&A interview column that puts the spotlight on franchisees. If you’re a franchisee with advice and tips to share, email franchiseplayers@entrepreneur.com. Alex Chambers used to work in her father’s UPS store as a... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Sunday's letters: 'Education funding cuts'Education funding cuts To the editor: North Carolina continues to provide inad
Sunday's letters: 'Education funding cuts'
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
Education funding cuts To the editor: North Carolina continues to provide inadequate support for our K-12 public schools. It is disgraceful that our public school teacher salaries rank 42nd in the nation. Principals fare even worse. They rank 50th,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Ronnie Screwvala on why toilets are not a panacea for rural IndiaIndia's development agenda suffers from being predominantly driven topdown. Eve
Ronnie Screwvala on why toilets are not a panacea for rural India
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
India's development agenda suffers from being predominantly driven topdown. Even 68 years after Independence, the quest for replicable models of development has relegated us to a constant state of experimentation. The era of mass models needs to be... Read more
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The Morning Call
Matthew Brouillette: Smarter spending, not higher taxes, needed in Gov. Wolf's budgetWhen Bill Murray's world-weary weatherman character arrives in Punxsutawney in
Matthew Brouillette: Smarter spending, not higher taxes, needed in Gov. Wolf's budget
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
When Bill Murray's world-weary weatherman character arrives in Punxsutawney in the classic movie "Groundhog Day," little does he know the time loop that lies ahead. After endlessly reliving the same day, he asks, "What would you do if you were stuck... Read more
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The Seattle Times
As Marshawn Lynch’s career winds down, his days as a businessman heat up with grand openingOAKLAND, Calif. — Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf was in the midst of enthusiastical
As Marshawn Lynch’s career winds down, his days as a businessman heat up with grand opening
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
OAKLAND, Calif. — Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf was in the midst of enthusiastically reading a proclamation for “Beast Mode Day” on Friday when the Beast himself couldn’t help but roar. As the mayor got to the “whereas” part about Marshawn Lynch being... Read more
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Salon.com
Fighting “corporate control of education”: A millennial education wonk goes to war against neoliberal reformWhen it comes to the world of elite education reform — the land dominated by th
Fighting “corporate control of education”: A millennial education wonk goes to war against neoliberal reform
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
When it comes to the world of elite education reform — the land dominated by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Broad Foundation; your Arne Duncans and Michelle Rhees — there is no shortage of young and optimistic millennials, eager to... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Stanford develops more accurate test for cystic fibrosisSTANFORD -- Stanford University scientists say they've devised a more accurate
Stanford develops more accurate test for cystic fibrosis
Inside Bay Area / Posted 4 days ago
STANFORD -- Stanford University scientists say they've devised a more accurate and comprehensive DNA test to screen newborns for cystic fibrosis, the most common fatal genetic disease in the United States. Affecting about one in 3,900 babies born in... Read more
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The Mercury News
Stanford develops more accurate test for cystic fibrosisSTANFORD -- Stanford University scientists say they've devised a more accurate
Stanford develops more accurate test for cystic fibrosis
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
STANFORD -- Stanford University scientists say they've devised a more accurate and comprehensive DNA test to screen newborns for cystic fibrosis, the most common fatal genetic disease in the United States. Affecting about one in 3,900 babies born in... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Stanford develops more accurate test for cystic fibrosisSTANFORD -- Stanford University scientists say they've devised a more accurate
Stanford develops more accurate test for cystic fibrosis
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 4 days ago
STANFORD -- Stanford University scientists say they've devised a more accurate and comprehensive DNA test to screen newborns for cystic fibrosis, the most common fatal genetic disease in the United States. Affecting about one in 3,900 babies born in... Read more
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Daily Press
House panel endorses transgender bathroom billLegislation that would require students to use bathrooms based on their biologi
House panel endorses transgender bathroom bill
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
Legislation that would require students to use bathrooms based on their biological sex, which gained some notierity this year as the "genital check" bill, cleared a House subcommittee Thursday. House Bill 781 would require school systems and state... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Demands Mount to Prosecute RacistsJohannesburg — AMID the prospects of eliminating racial bigotry looking bleak,
Demands Mount to Prosecute Racists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Johannesburg — AMID the prospects of eliminating racial bigotry looking bleak, calls are intensifying to criminalise racism and bring offenders to book. Analysts interviewed by CAJ News Africa were unanimous in that call after weeks of racial... Read more
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Daily Mail
MARTIN SAMUEL: Terry is the greatest centre-half of the PL eraJohn Terry is the greatest centre half of the Premier League era... but it's as
MARTIN SAMUEL: Terry is the greatest centre-half of the PL era
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
John Terry is the greatest centre half of the Premier League era... but it's as if Chelsea cannot wait to boot their iconic players out, the more unceremoniously the better Chelsea have decided not to renew John Terry's contract The Blues captain... Read more
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New America Media
Pets Can Boost Health of LGBT SeniorsPhoto:Rebecca Lockhart shares a moment with Ernie at the Muttville senior dog m
Pets Can Boost Health of LGBT Seniors
New America Media / Posted 5 days ago
Photo:Rebecca Lockhart shares a moment with Ernie at the Muttville senior dog meet-up that is organized by Openhouse. (Kelly Sullivan/B.A.R.) SAN FRANCISCO--Up to five times a day Gary Allen can be found walking his dog, Mickey, around his San... Read more
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TribLIVE
Baldwin senior honors memory of friend, travel teammate by aiding fight against depression | TribLIVE Neighborhoods • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline —...
Baldwin senior honors memory of friend, travel teammate by aiding fight against depression
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
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Channel 8 San Diego
Lowest gas prices since February 2015 across San Diego The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego Cou
Lowest gas prices since February 2015 across San Diego
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County dropped Tuesday to its lowest amount since Feb. 10, 2015,... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Raising special dogs, only to give them upSan Diego Unified School District trustee Marne Foster pleads guilty, resignsSa
Raising special dogs, only to give them up
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
San Diego Unified School District trustee Marne Foster pleads guilty, resignsSan Diego Unified School District trustee Marne Foster pleads guilty, resigns San Diego Unified School District Trustee Marne Foster pleaded guilty Tuesday to accepting... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Predicting the damage the next time aroundLowest gas prices since February 2015 across San DiegoLowest gas prices since F
Predicting the damage the next time around
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
Lowest gas prices since February 2015 across San DiegoLowest gas prices since February 2015 across San Diego The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County dropped Tuesday to its lowest amount since Feb. 10, 2015,... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
County Supervisor declares today CBS Adopt 8 DaySan Diego Unified School District trustee Marne Foster pleads guilty, resignsSa
County Supervisor declares today CBS Adopt 8 Day
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
San Diego Unified School District trustee Marne Foster pleads guilty, resignsSan Diego Unified School District trustee Marne Foster pleads guilty, resigns San Diego Unified School District Trustee Marne Foster pleaded guilty Tuesday to accepting... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Speech to the Digital Leaders Annual LectureThe word “journey” implies a known destination.And while no one can predict whe
Speech to the Digital Leaders Annual Lecture
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
The word “journey” implies a known destination.And while no one can predict where the current technological, social and global changes will take us in 50 years, we do know where we need to be in the next five years to meet our citizens’... Read more
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The Daily Review
Around Alamo: Local moms start Boys Team Charity chapterBeing involved with National Charity League, the mother-daughter philanthropic
Around Alamo: Local moms start Boys Team Charity chapter
The Daily Review / Posted 7 days ago
Being involved with National Charity League, the mother-daughter philanthropic organization, local moms Valerie Magalhaes, of Alamo, and Bridgit Pelley, of Danville, felt the pull to also share this type of experience with their middle-school-age... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The Top 6 Small-Business Trends on the Rise2016 is a promising year for small business owners and entrepreneurs. The devel
The Top 6 Small-Business Trends on the Rise
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
2016 is a promising year for small business owners and entrepreneurs. The development of modern business technology gives small businesses the opportunity to develop low-cost, enterprise-quality products and services. Social media, Internet... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The Top 6 Small-Business Trends on the Rise2016 is a promising year for small business owners and entrepreneurs. The devel
The Top 6 Small-Business Trends on the Rise
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
2016 is a promising year for small business owners and entrepreneurs. The development of modern business technology gives small businesses the opportunity to develop low-cost, enterprise-quality products and services. Social media, Internet... Read more
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Greenwich Time
The Top 6 Small-Business Trends on the Rise2016 is a promising year for small business owners and entrepreneurs. The devel
The Top 6 Small-Business Trends on the Rise
Greenwich Time / Posted 7 days ago
2016 is a promising year for small business owners and entrepreneurs. The development of modern business technology gives small businesses the opportunity to develop low-cost, enterprise-quality products and services. Social media, Internet... Read more
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The News-Times
The Top 6 Small-Business Trends on the Rise2016 is a promising year for small business owners and entrepreneurs. The devel
The Top 6 Small-Business Trends on the Rise
The News-Times / Posted 7 days ago
2016 is a promising year for small business owners and entrepreneurs. The development of modern business technology gives small businesses the opportunity to develop low-cost, enterprise-quality products and services. Social media, Internet... Read more
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Entrpreneur
The Top 6 Small-Business Trends on the Rise2016 is a promising year for small business owners and entrepreneurs. The devel
The Top 6 Small-Business Trends on the Rise
Entrpreneur / Posted 7 days ago
2016 is a promising year for small business owners and entrepreneurs. The development of modern business technology gives small businesses the opportunity to develop low-cost, enterprise-quality products and services. Social media, Internet... Read more
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Business Standard India
Why India needs a sex positive approachAt 1.8 billion adolescents and youth form a significant part of the world’s pop
Why India needs a sex positive approach
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
At 1.8 billion adolescents and youth form a significant part of the world’s population; the numbers are expected to grow even faster in the developing world. Which makes it critical that we invest in their education and health, and that includes... Read more
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BruDirect.com
New European Plans To Boost The Impact Of Research And InnovationAMSTERDAM, FEB 2: Meeting recently in Amsterdam, EU ministers with research in
New European Plans To Boost The Impact Of Research And Innovation
BruDirect.com / Posted 8 days ago
AMSTERDAM, FEB 2: Meeting recently in Amsterdam, EU ministers with research in their portfolio discussed a number of key issues, including the innovation principle, European innovation deals, a start-up visa and open access. All participating... Read more
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The New Yorker
Hillary Clinton, Senator“I made a lot of mistakes,” Clinton said of her years in the White House. “I le
Hillary Clinton, Senator
The New Yorker / Posted 8 days ago
“I made a lot of mistakes,” Clinton said of her years in the White House. “I learned from those mistakes. At least, I hope I did”Credit Photograph by Richard Avedon On January 26, 1993, six days after becoming First Lady, Hillary Rodham Clinton paid... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma's school districts are eager to implement academic standardsSchool district administrators eager to start work on new math and English lang
Oklahoma's school districts are eager to implement academic standards
The Oklahoman / Posted 8 days ago
School district administrators eager to start work on new math and English language arts standards are urging lawmakers to move quickly to adopt them. Norman Public Schools Superintendent Joe Siano encouraged the Oklahoma Legislature to act as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nasarawa Lawmaker Gives N7 Million Scholarship to 600 StudentsThe member representing Akwanga South in the Nasarawa State House of Assembly,
Nasarawa Lawmaker Gives N7 Million Scholarship to 600 Students
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The member representing Akwanga South in the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Hon. Kassim M. Kassim, yesterday, gave scholarship worth N7 million to 600 students of tertiary institutions in his constituency. The event which took place at the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Children Services program brings support for older foster kidsButler County Children Services has rolled out another program to improve its s
Children Services program brings support for older foster kids
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 days ago
Butler County Children Services has rolled out another program to improve its services to children and families, by implementing a Permanency Roundtable program to boost support for older children in foster care. The Permanency Roundtable concept... Read more
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Air Force Times
Lab-grown testicles give new hope to wounded vetsWhen Marine Lance Cpl. Mark Fidler stepped on an IED in Afghanistan in 2011, hi
Lab-grown testicles give new hope to wounded vets
Air Force Times / Posted 9 days ago
When Marine Lance Cpl. Mark Fidler stepped on an IED in Afghanistan in 2011, his mother, Stacy, was vaulted into the world of combat trauma recovery — of amputations, soft tissue injury and countless surgeries — as she supported her son during... Read more
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OJornal News
Life at Zika epicenter a struggle for afflicted family Daniele Ferreira dos Santos holds her son Juan Pedro as he undergoes visual e
Life at Zika epicenter a struggle for afflicted family
OJornal News / Posted 11 days ago
Daniele Ferreira dos Santos holds her son Juan Pedro as he undergoes visual exams at the Altino Ventura foundation in Recife, Pernambuco state, Brazil, Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016. Santos was never... Read more
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Daily Mail
Life at Zika epicenter a struggle for afflicted familyLife in the Zika epicenter: Mothers terrified children will be deformed. Babies
Life at Zika epicenter a struggle for afflicted family
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Life in the Zika epicenter: Mothers terrified children will be deformed. Babies who never stop crying. Families torn apart. How thousands of Brazil's poorest have been hit by the virus Zika causes flu-like symptoms in adults, but is believed to be... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sir Brian ToveyPrime’s treachery only came to light when police investigating an assault on a
Sir Brian Tovey
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
Prime’s treachery only came to light when police investigating an assault on a 14-year-old girl raided his home. He had been able to take 500 copies of sensitive documents with him when he left GCHQ, passing them on to the KGB. Crucially, these... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Women changing livesIn the 21st century we live in, we see more and more leading women, more inspir
Women changing lives
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
In the 21st century we live in, we see more and more leading women, more inspiring women. They are more empowered and they have more control of their destinies. They have triumphed over challenges. They help themselves and they also help empower... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Rebate check update: 1 million delivered to NY homeownersALBANY -- Did you get your rebate check yet? About half of the more than 2 mil
Rebate check update: 1 million delivered to NY homeowners
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
ALBANY -- Did you get your rebate check yet? About half of the more than 2 million property-tax rebate checks have been sent out to homeowners who qualify for the program, the state tax department said this week. "More than 1 million credits have... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Congress makes teachers’ poll duty optional, hikes allowanceMANILA, Philippines – Congress has approved a measure that will make election d
Congress makes teachers’ poll duty optional, hikes allowance
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Congress has approved a measure that will make election duties voluntary for public school teachers in the country. With the House of Representatives deciding to adopt the version of the bill approved by the Senate, the measure... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Annual Message On the State of the RepublicTo the Fifth Session of the 53rd National Legislature of the Republic of Liberi
Annual Message On the State of the Republic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
To the Fifth Session of the 53rd National Legislature of the Republic of Liberia Delivering on the Promises By: Her Excellency Ellen Johnson Sirleaf President of the Republic of Liberia Delivered on Monday, January 25, 2016 Capitol Hill,... Read more
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The Christian Post
Marco Rubio Answers 12 Christian Post Questions for Every Presidential CandidateRepublican presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) speaks at an American
Marco Rubio Answers 12 Christian Post Questions for Every Presidential Candidate
The Christian Post / Posted 13 days ago
Republican presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) speaks at an American Legion Hall in Oskaloosa, Iowa January 26, 2016. The Christian Post invited all the presidential candidates of both major parties to answer the same set of 12 questions.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Charting the Digital Gender GapEditor's Note New research from the World Wide Web Foundation reveals new deta
Charting the Digital Gender Gap
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Editor's Note New research from the World Wide Web Foundation reveals new details about the enduring digital gender gap in Africa's urban cities, despite the unprecedented expansion of access to mobile phones among women as well as men. In poor... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Liberia Is Safe and Secure' Full Text of Ejs's Annual MessageANNUAL MESSAGE ON THE STATE OF THE REPUBLIC To the Fifth Session of the 53rd Na
'Liberia Is Safe and Secure' Full Text of Ejs's Annual Message
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
ANNUAL MESSAGE ON THE STATE OF THE REPUBLIC To the Fifth Session of the 53rd National Legislature of the Republic of Liberia Delivering on the Promises - Your Honor the Chief Justice and Associate Justices of the Supreme Court and - The Dean and... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
GOP’s State of the Town: Focus on curbing spending, taxes, health-care costsEditor’s note: Following is the response by Republican majority on the Represen
GOP’s State of the Town: Focus on curbing spending, taxes, health-care costs
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 14 days ago
Editor’s note: Following is the response by Republican majority on the Representative Town Meeting to this week’s State of the Town address deliver by First Selectman Michael Tetreau, a Democrat: We would like thank Mr. Tetreau for sharing his... Read more
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The New Yorker
Why Can’t We Stop Child Abuse?“Remember me?”: three months passed before the body of Bella Bond, discovered i
Why Can’t We Stop Child Abuse?
The New Yorker / Posted 14 days ago
“Remember me?”: three months passed before the body of Bella Bond, discovered in a trash bag in Boston Harbor, was identified.Credit Illustration by Oliver Munday; Source: Pat Greenhouse / The Boston Globe / Getty (Bottom-Right) Last June, a woman... Read more
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The Star
School reform takes big stridesAlmost exactly 15 years ago, I wrote an education reform plan for the John Lock
School reform takes big strides
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
Almost exactly 15 years ago, I wrote an education reform plan for the John Locke Foundation entitled “Reach for the STARS.” Now, 15 years later, I am pleased to report that North Carolina policymakers have moved in the right direction in four of... Read more
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