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examiner.com
2016 NOLA Time Fest IV promises fandom genre delightsabout the disorder. *The 501st Legion Bast Alpha Garrison Storm Troopers’ Char
2016 NOLA Time Fest IV promises fandom genre delights
examiner.com / Posted 7 hours ago
about the disorder. *The 501st Legion Bast Alpha Garrison Storm Troopers’ Charity Booth will benefit the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research. *Versus Gaming will host a Super Smash Bros. Tournament and demonstrations of Lego... Read more
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Quartz
The US media has more reason than ever to be worried about FacebookFacebook (FB) has more power than ever over news in the US — Quartz NEWS FEEDS
The US media has more reason than ever to be worried about Facebook
Quartz / Posted 12 hours ago
Facebook (FB) has more power than ever over news in the US — Quartz NEWS FEEDS Facebook’s influential “trending” news feed has gone through the wringer lately. After being accused... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Aussie women’s most serious health threatEVERY hour, an Australian woman dies of heart disease. It kills three times as
Aussie women’s most serious health threat
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
EVERY hour, an Australian woman dies of heart disease. It kills three times as many women as breast cancer, yet research shows women are far more likely to get a mammogram than a heart health check. In fact, it kills more females every year in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Aussie women’s most serious health threathour, an Australian woman dies of heart disease. It kills three times as many w
Aussie women’s most serious health threat
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
hour, an Australian woman dies of heart disease. It kills three times as many women as breast cancer, yet research shows women are far more likely to get a mammogram than a heart health check. In fact, it kills more females every... Read more
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The Age
What do apes have in common with Kim Kardashian?When chimpanzees throw stones at trees, is this instinct or evidence of culture
What do apes have in common with Kim Kardashian?
The Age / Posted yesterday
When chimpanzees throw stones at trees, is this instinct or evidence of culture? At the Chimbo Foundation in Guinea Bissau, some impressive videos were recorded which confirmed the researchers' suspicion that chimpanzees were responsible for these... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Urgency of Now: Fighting the "Hysteria Factory"delve into the hysteria machine and hear from Voto Latino's Rosario Dawson, who
The Urgency of Now: Fighting the "Hysteria Factory"
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
delve into the hysteria machine and hear from Voto Latino's Rosario Dawson, who was at UCLA on May 10th with Greg and other media experts on a panel called The Urgency of Now. Please set this up for us, Greg, and give us a bit of history and... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Corrections & Clarificationsdigital assistants misspelled the title of the Austrian remote control firm for
Corrections & Clarifications
KING5 Seattle / Posted yesterday
digital assistants misspelled the title of the Austrian remote control firm for which Regina Bernhaupt is head of research. The company’s name is Ruwido. The story also incorrectly named the three devices sold by Amazon, which include its... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Corrections & Clarificationsdigital assistants misspelled the title of the Austrian remote control firm for
Corrections & Clarifications
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
digital assistants misspelled the title of the Austrian remote control firm for which Regina Bernhaupt is head of research. The company’s name is Ruwido. The story also incorrectly named the three devices sold by Amazon, which include its... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Corrections & Clarificationsdigital assistants misspelled the title of the Austrian remote control firm for
Corrections & Clarifications
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
digital assistants misspelled the title of the Austrian remote control firm for which Regina Bernhaupt is head of research. The company’s name is Ruwido. The story also incorrectly named the three devices sold by Amazon, which include its... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Corrections & Clarificationsdigital assistants misspelled the title of the Austrian remote control firm for
Corrections & Clarifications
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
digital assistants misspelled the title of the Austrian remote control firm for which Regina Bernhaupt is head of research. The company’s name is Ruwido. The story also incorrectly named the three devices sold by Amazon, which include its... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Health Briefs: Community suicide prevention seminar to be held TuesdayStreet. There will be refreshments and giveaways. Everyone is invited. For more
Health Briefs: Community suicide prevention seminar to be held Tuesday
Craig Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Street. There will be refreshments and giveaways. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 970-871-7609. Study: Social Media Use May Help Identify Students at Risk of Alcohol Problems Research from North Carolina State University and... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
For Cirque, Disney and others, does standing up for LGBT rights require ethical acrobatics?Carolina over the state’s controversial transgender bathroom law, the company r
For Cirque, Disney and others, does standing up for LGBT rights require ethical acrobatics?
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
Carolina over the state’s controversial transgender bathroom law, the company received effusive praise from activists on social media. But it also attracted criticism from those who detected a double standard: Why is the company canceling shows... Read more
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DW
India's Modi enters third year in office facing tough challenges |over the past two years has been marked by high-decibel events, smart branding
India's Modi enters third year in office facing tough challenges |
DW / Posted yesterday
over the past two years has been marked by high-decibel events, smart branding of government schemes and programs, growing social tensions, and a dynamic foreign policy. The nation's economy, meanwhile, is expanding at an annual rate of around 7.6... Read more
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PhysOrg
Finding solitude in an era of perpetual contactbenefits mentioned above, but the latter may be heading toward the endangered s
Finding solitude in an era of perpetual contact
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
benefits mentioned above, but the latter may be heading toward the endangered species list, at least for some folks. In social psychology, solitude has traditionally been defined and measured as being physically alone, or in some cases not... Read more
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CTV News
G7 key issues: Global economy, terrorism, womencivilians pose serious challenges to peace, security and humanity. They express
G7 key issues: Global economy, terrorism, women
CTV News / Posted yesterday
civilians pose serious challenges to peace, security and humanity. They expressed "grave concern" over growing use of social media in recruiting and financing extremism and called for efforts to combat them. The leaders said ransom payments to... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Mount Vernon
Mercy College Named A 2016 STEM Jobs Approved CollegeDOBBS FERRY, N.Y. -- Mercy College has been designated a 2016 STEM Jobs Approve
Mercy College Named A 2016 STEM Jobs Approved College
The Daily Voice - Mount Vernon / Posted yesterday
DOBBS FERRY, N.Y. -- Mercy College has been designated a 2016 STEM Jobs Approved College by Victory Media, a leader in connecting young professionals with career opportunities in science, technology, engineering and math. The 2016 STEM Jobs Approved... Read more
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Island Packet
Key issues at G-7: Global economy, terrorism, womencivilians pose serious challenges to peace, security and humanity. They express
Key issues at G-7: Global economy, terrorism, women
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
civilians pose serious challenges to peace, security and humanity. They expressed "grave concern" over growing use of social media in recruiting and financing extremism and called for efforts to combat them. The leaders said ransom payments to... Read more
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Daily Herald
Key issues at G-7: Global economy, terrorism, womencivilians pose serious challenges to peace, security and humanity. They express
Key issues at G-7: Global economy, terrorism, women
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
civilians pose serious challenges to peace, security and humanity. They expressed "grave concern" over growing use of social media in recruiting and financing extremism and called for efforts to combat them. The leaders said ransom payments to... Read more
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Football365
Football people on TV: Jermaine Jenasever to appear on Match of the Day and seems to have gone from being a perma-cr
Football people on TV: Jermaine Jenas
Football365 / Posted yesterday
ever to appear on Match of the Day and seems to have gone from being a perma-crocked player to high-profile, well-respected media bod in no time at all. The nice thing about the BBC is, if you show some aptitude, they will give you time to grow and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Social networks key for news; Facebook leadingThe Pew Research Center survey showed 62% of US adults get news on social media
Social networks key for news; Facebook leading
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
The Pew Research Center survey showed 62% of US adults get news on social media, and 18% do so often. That shows a growing role for social media as a news source. In 2012, based on a slightly different question, 49% of American adults reported... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Facebook extends lead as news gateway: studyan important news source for close to half of American adults, a study showed T
Facebook extends lead as news gateway: study
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
an important news source for close to half of American adults, a study showed Thursday amid increased scrutiny over the social network’s gateway role. The Pew Research Center survey showed 62 percent of US adults get news on social media, and... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Shorten's rhetorical rampage fails to convinceproblem. Kevin Rudd saw this and framed legislation on the resoureses with a su
Shorten's rhetorical rampage fails to convince
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
problem. Kevin Rudd saw this and framed legislation on the resoureses with a super profits tax. However with a concerted media blitz by the mining comapnies, with the blessing of the tories, it became so unpopular it had to scrapped. In the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Polls don't mean a thing if Labor ain't got that swingget a reasonable read on likely outcomes you need to see polling in marginal se
Polls don't mean a thing if Labor ain't got that swing
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
get a reasonable read on likely outcomes you need to see polling in marginal seats and the major parties keep that research under lock and key - unless of course it suits them to do otherwise. The next best thing then is to look at state... Read more
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The Advocate
Business Honors for Feb. 7, 2016finance. Both groups presented a strategy to acknowledge Target’s support of t
Business Honors for Feb. 7, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
finance. Both groups presented a strategy to acknowledge Target’s support of the LGBT community.The Baton Rouge Social Media Association presented SoMe Awards to recognize 2015’s best campaigns, tweets, blogs and posts. Categories and... Read more
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CTV News
Social networks key for news; Facebook leadingSocial networks are an increasingly important news source for many Americans, w
Social networks key for news; Facebook leading
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
Social networks are an increasingly important news source for many Americans, with Facebook leading the pack, a study showed Thursday. The Pew Research Center survey showed 62 per cent of US adults get news on social media, and 18 percent do so... Read more
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The Financial Express
Social networks key for news; Facebook leadingof Facebook users get news on the site, as did 59 per cent of Twitter users and
Social networks key for news; Facebook leading
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
of Facebook users get news on the site, as did 59 per cent of Twitter users and seven of 10 users of Reddit. (Reuters) Social networks are an increasingly important news source for many Americans, with Facebook leading the pack, a study showed... Read more
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The Star
Social networks key for news; Facebook leading - studyAccording to the Pew survey, 66% of US Facebook users get news on the site. - A
Social networks key for news; Facebook leading - study
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
According to the Pew survey, 66% of US Facebook users get news on the site. - AFP pic WASHINGTON: Social networks are an increasingly important news source for many Americans, with Facebook leading the pack, a study showed Thursday. The Pew... Read more
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PhysOrg
Social networks key for news; Facebook leadingAccording to the Pew Research Center 66 percent of Facebook users get news on t
Social networks key for news; Facebook leading
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
According to the Pew Research Center 66 percent of Facebook users get news on the site Social networks are an increasingly important news source for many Americans, with Facebook leading the pack, a study showed Thursday. That shows a growing role... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Verizon’s Multi-Billion-Dollar Play To Take On Netflix, Amazon, Google & Facebooktrack to do over 800 live audience events like the Mirchoff interview in its ma
Verizon’s Multi-Billion-Dollar Play To Take On Netflix, Amazon, Google & Facebook
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
track to do over 800 live audience events like the Mirchoff interview in its main studio. The BUILD videos stream on AOL’s media platforms, such as the Huffington Post, before being repackaged as Facebook posts, iTunes podcasts, Snap stories, and... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Social networks key for news; Facebook leadingWASHINGTON - Social networks are an increasingly important news source for many
Social networks key for news; Facebook leading
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON - Social networks are an increasingly important news source for many Americans, with Facebook leading the pack, a study showed Thursday. According to the Pew Research Center 66 percent of Facebook users get news on the site The Pew... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Legal highs send 11 to hospital in a fortnight as ban comes into forcealcohol, foods, and medicines are excluded and there are exemptions covering he
Legal highs send 11 to hospital in a fortnight as ban comes into force
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
alcohol, foods, and medicines are excluded and there are exemptions covering healthcare activities and approved scientific research. But the ban was temporarily delayed from April 6 amid fears it would not be enforceable by the police. Jeremy... Read more
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examiner.com
The N-Word: When Good Teachers Say Bad Wordsreporting on controversial topics. She will provide her statement as well as th
The N-Word: When Good Teachers Say Bad Words
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
reporting on controversial topics. She will provide her statement as well as this article and an excerpt of her doctoral research on the topic in question. The topic is the N-Word. The reason the teacher feels compelled to do this is because of... Read more
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The Tyee
'Virtual Reality' Reporting Seductive -- Also Clunky, Costlythough, and while there are cheap alternatives to experience VR, there's no che
'Virtual Reality' Reporting Seductive -- Also Clunky, Costly
The Tyee / Posted 2 days ago
though, and while there are cheap alternatives to experience VR, there's no cheap way to produce it. Taylor Owen, a senior research fellow at the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at the Columbia School of Journalism and executive producer on... Read more
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Business Wire
VTT Info: A New Treatment Room Design Model for Future HospitalsIn the EVICURES project a design model for future intensive and intermediate ca
VTT Info: A New Treatment Room Design Model for Future Hospitals
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
In the EVICURES project a design model for future intensive and intermediate care facilities was developed at Seinäjoki Central Hospital. The results of research conducted by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd on evidence-based design (EBD)... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
Cubs to host Phillies, Dodgers and Diamondbacks May 27-June 5a Distressed Cubs Cap, Bud Fridays Tank Top, Cubs Fedora and Joe Maddon Sunglas
Cubs to host Phillies, Dodgers and Diamondbacks May 27-June 5
Chicago Cubs / Posted 3 days ago
a Distressed Cubs Cap, Bud Fridays Tank Top, Cubs Fedora and Joe Maddon Sunglasses. Fans are encouraged to share photos on social media using #BudFridays. Guests can view the Bud Fridays promotional schedule and purchase tickets at... Read more
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Daily Mail
I'm proof Donald Trump isn't a bigot, says African-American Trump execpresidential candidate and his family with racist and hate mongering groups Pa
I'm proof Donald Trump isn't a bigot, says African-American Trump exec
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
presidential candidate and his family with racist and hate mongering groups Patton, vice president of the Eric Trump Foundation and senior assistant to the Trump family, has grown particularly close with Eric Trump and his wife Lara... Read more
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Scotsman
Killer whales from Iceland spotted in Moray Firthindividuals known to conservationists. The unexpected appearance occurred duri
Killer whales from Iceland spotted in Moray Firth
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
individuals known to conservationists. The unexpected appearance occurred during the annual Orca Watch organised by the research charity Sea Watch Foundation (SWF). The operation is carefully planned to coincide with the arrival of killer... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UON Launches Centre of Excellence in Media, CommunicationsThe University Of Nairobi School Of Journalism has launched the centre of excel
UON Launches Centre of Excellence in Media, Communications
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The University Of Nairobi School Of Journalism has launched the centre of excellence in media and communications in partnership with several partners, these being; The Ford Foundation, Kenya Institute of Mass Communication, Media Council of Kenya and... Read more
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Canberra Times
Joanne Ratcliffe's sister Suzie Ratcliffe speaks about her lost sisterto promote International Missing Children's Day on Wednesday, which has the the
Joanne Ratcliffe's sister Suzie Ratcliffe speaks about her lost sister
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
to promote International Missing Children's Day on Wednesday, which has the theme Forget Me Not, and her own non-profit foundation, Leave a Light On, which helps the families of missing children and other loved ones. From a young age, she lived... Read more
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DMNews
Why the Pendulum Is Swinging Back to Outbound Marketingoften elusive objective. “While account-based marketing is a hot topic, it isn'
Why the Pendulum Is Swinging Back to Outbound Marketing
DMNews / Posted 4 days ago
often elusive objective. “While account-based marketing is a hot topic, it isn't a new strategy,” says Emily Sue Tomac, research manager and lead analyst for research firm TrustRadius. “Rather, it's a swing of the pendulum back to outbound... Read more
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Deseret News
South Jordan mother appointed as a Dole Fellowabout being a military caregiver, Tallerico was recently appointed to be a Dole
South Jordan mother appointed as a Dole Fellow
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
about being a military caregiver, Tallerico was recently appointed to be a Dole Caregiver Fellow with the Elizabeth Dole Foundation. “When you spend your days advocating for someone you love, it surely becomes a passion,” she said. Founded by... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Editorial Comment : Gordon Campbellwhat can be done and/or set in train, given our resources. However, the PledgeM
Editorial Comment : Gordon Campbell
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
what can be done and/or set in train, given our resources. However, the PledgeMe campaign currently being run by the Scoop Foundation does provide a useful opportunity to update you on what gets done with your money. Further down the track, other... Read more
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The Hill
On data privacy, Congress and agencies are both baffledat all. And then there is the view that the FCC's claimed jurisdiction in consu
On data privacy, Congress and agencies are both baffled
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
at all. And then there is the view that the FCC's claimed jurisdiction in consumer privacy is based on a dubious statutory foundation, namely that provided by Title II net neutrality authority. Plus, there is ample research to suggest that the... Read more
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PhysOrg
We need to know the algorithms the government uses to make important decisions about usIn criminal justice systems, credit markets, employment arenas, higher educatio
We need to know the algorithms the government uses to make important decisions about us
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
In criminal justice systems, credit markets, employment arenas, higher education admissions processes and even social media networks, data-driven algorithms now drive decision-making in ways that touch our economic, social and civic... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Charm your American and European Millennial Audience: Digital Branding Tactics For Travel AgenciesDigital Branding Tactics For Travel Agencies Who doesn't like traveling? I kn
Charm your American and European Millennial Audience: Digital Branding Tactics For Travel Agencies
Hospitality Net / Posted 4 days ago
Digital Branding Tactics For Travel Agencies Who doesn't like traveling? I know I do. We're human beings, and we love to socialize and explore. During the holiday season, such as in summer, both international and domestic travelers buzz across... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Role of the Bar and Benchthe anti-corruption war." Prof. Adamu Kyuka Usman, Senior Special Assistant to
The Role of the Bar and Bench
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the anti-corruption war." Prof. Adamu Kyuka Usman, Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on legal matters, research and documentation The professor of Law and story teller was the keynote speaker at the NBA Kaduna Branch Law Week... Read more
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Evening Standard
Artist Nicola Green on painting Obama, Elle Macpherson & her new worktheir life requires serious juggling, but says her husband is “amazing” at runn
Artist Nicola Green on painting Obama, Elle Macpherson & her new work
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
their life requires serious juggling, but says her husband is “amazing” at running the family while she is away doing research, despite his own work commitments. “I wouldn’t be able to do my work if I wasn’t able to exit my family life from... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
The 7 Biggest Myths and Lies About Social Securityit’s a good piece to circulate to friends, family and colleagues who have or ar
The 7 Biggest Myths and Lies About Social Security
Naked Capitalism / Posted 4 days ago
it’s a good piece to circulate to friends, family and colleagues who have or are in danger of swilling the Peterson Foundation anti-Social Security Kool Aid. By Steven Hill, a senior fellow with the New America Foundation. Excerpted from... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
University president wants you to know he attempted suicidethe proper counseling and support, it's really possible for you to move past th
University president wants you to know he attempted suicide
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
the proper counseling and support, it's really possible for you to move past that and move back into functioning life." Immediately after student Brogan Dulle’s May 2014 death, Ono was instrumental in finding the resources for the university to... Read more
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