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Liberation in Action: Hero Lily BakerLiberation in Action: Hero Lily Baker

Liberation in Action: Hero Lily Baker

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Usually, men are celebrated as heroes, so chances are 18-year-old Lily Baker had never imagined that word describing her. But when she noticed a…

Sat, 02/24/2024
Montana Supreme Court backs teens, foils governorMontana Supreme Court backs teens, foils governor

Montana Supreme Court backs teens, foils governor

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In August 2023, sixteen young Montanans sued their state over climate change and emerged victorious as a judge ruled in a first-of-its-kind…

Tue, 02/20/2024
Beware Of Scammers Posing As Deputies!Beware Of Scammers Posing As Deputies!

Beware Of Scammers Posing As Deputies!

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People fall for scams every day. That’s why the trend is growing and becoming more malicious.

Recently, a technology reporter who was well-…

Mon, 02/19/2024
Should You Stay Home If You Have Covid?Should You Stay Home If You Have Covid?

Should You Stay Home If You Have Covid?

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Several days ago, a 63-year-old man died aboard an international Lufthansa flight from Hong Kong to Munich. According to witnesses, the man…

Sun, 02/18/2024
Alexei Navalny Liberator, Freedom Champion Alexei Navalny Liberator, Freedom Champion

Alexei Navalny Liberator, Freedom Champion

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It takes courage to speak out against any powerful leader these days, but it takes a true liberator to challenge Russia’s Putin.

Alexei…

Sat, 02/17/2024
Five Quotes To Love on Valentine's DayFive Quotes To Love on Valentine's Day

Five Quotes To Love on Valentine's Day

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Being Valentine’s Day, love is on everyone’s mind. But what exactly is love? How do you know if you are loved? And have you ever wondered how well…

Wed, 02/14/2024
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58 Cheese, Dairy Products Recalled Nationwide

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News alert:

The FDA is recalling several products linked to a deadly listeria outbreak nationwide. The products are potentially…

Wed, 02/07/2024
No Brain Is Required When It Comes To ThinkingNo Brain Is Required When It Comes To Thinking

No Brain Is Required When It Comes To Thinking

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We’ve probably all been told at least once, “use your head!” The brain, of course, is presumed to be analytical and thoughtful, the be-all end-all…

Thu, 02/01/2024
Finding Beauty Here, There, and EverywhereFinding Beauty Here, There, and Everywhere

Finding Beauty Here, There, and Everywhere

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Sometimes, we forget to see humanity’s collective beauty. Sometimes we judge that which appears to be different, out of the norm, or not connected…

Wed, 01/31/2024
Have We Finally Won The War On Poverty?Have We Finally Won The War On Poverty?

Have We Finally Won The War On Poverty?

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In his State of the Union speech on January 8, 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson declared a “war on poverty” at the urging of Martin Luther King…

Sun, 01/28/2024
Will Arctic Zombie viruses spark another pandemic?Will Arctic Zombie viruses spark another pandemic?

Will Arctic Zombie viruses spark another pandemic?

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In 2014, scientists showed that live viruses in Siberia buried in permafrost for thousands of years could still  infect single-cell organisms…

Sun, 01/28/2024
MLK Day: Five Other Men We Should Also Talk AboutMLK Day: Five Other Men We Should Also Talk About

MLK Day: Five Other Men We Should Also Talk About

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Martin Luther King, Jr. dreamed of ending injustice and poverty in America, not just for the Black man, but for all Americans. As we celebrate him…

Mon, 01/15/2024
The Times They Are A-Changin!The Times They Are A-Changin!

The Times They Are A-Changin!

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Despite those who fight it, the arc of history continues to bend toward justice.

Across the country, nearly 70% of all municipal offices…

Sun, 01/14/2024
You can't resist...You can't resist...

You can't resist...

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These wildlife photos are some of the cutest ever. You just can't help but smile and say, aww. Take a break from your busy, stressful day and lift…

Sat, 01/13/2024
Ban Baby Ban...Ban Baby Ban...

Ban Baby Ban...

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One of my favorite authors, Ann Patchett, recently announced that two of her books, The Patron Saint of Liars and Bel Canto, were banned by the…

Thu, 01/11/2024
News Flash

Our President Has Spoken

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Today, in an unprecedented speech given at Valley Forge, President Joe Biden warned his fellow citizens of the peril American democracy faces in…

Fri, 01/05/2024
Renewed Hope For Democracy? Both Parties Say Yes!Renewed Hope For Democracy? Both Parties Say Yes!

Renewed Hope For Democracy? Both Parties Say Yes!

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With U.S. democracy plagued by extremism, polarization and a growing disconnect between voters and lawmakers, a set of reforms that could…

Thu, 12/28/2023
A Beautiful Message From NASA's Expedition 70 CrewA Beautiful Message From NASA's Expedition 70 Crew

A Beautiful Message From NASA's Expedition 70 Crew

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In this video, NASA's International Space Station crew members each share their heartfelt holiday message and deepest wishes to us earthlings…

Mon, 12/25/2023
California: Get Ready To Drink Toilet To Tap WaterCalifornia: Get Ready To Drink Toilet To Tap Water

California: Get Ready To Drink Toilet To Tap Water

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It’s not exactly something to celebrate. But, yes, soon California’s largest cities will be taking residential sewage and converting it into “…

Fri, 12/22/2023
Robocall law with no teeth…Robocall law with no teeth…

Robocall law with no teeth…

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There are very few things that people agree on these days, but there is one thing we all hate — robocalls. They are annoying, intrusive, and…

Fri, 12/22/2023
Does wearing a suit make a difference?Does wearing a suit make a difference?

Does wearing a suit make a difference?

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That was the question Bennett Callaghan wanted to answer. As a postdoc at the Stone Center on Socio-Economic Inequality at the City University of…

Wed, 12/20/2023
Mortgages denied to over half of Black applicantsMortgages denied to over half of Black applicants

Mortgages denied to over half of Black applicants

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A report from CNN has revealed that a Virginia-based credit union that offers mortgage lending to servicemembers and veterans rejects far fewer…

Mon, 12/18/2023
Quick may be enticing, but you might be sorry...Quick may be enticing, but you might be sorry...

Quick may be enticing, but you might be sorry...

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You’re online and a new gadget catches your eye. You grab your phone and get all the specs from the supplied QR code. Quick and easy, right? What…

Sat, 12/09/2023
Sleeper malware exposed at UK nuclear siteSleeper malware exposed at UK nuclear site

Sleeper malware exposed at UK nuclear site

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A newly released Guardian investigation revealed that the UK’s most hazardous nuclear site was hacked with malware planted by groups associated…

Wed, 12/06/2023
The 1% vs Our PlanetThe 1% vs Our Planet

The 1% vs Our Planet

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There’s no dispute that the top 1% receive perks from the government that regular folks don’t. They pay far fewer taxes relative to their income—…

Sat, 12/02/2023

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