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Student debt is a racial justice issue

Source: Washington Center for Equitable Growth Student debt delinquency mirrors geography of minority populations across U.S The Washington Center for Equitable Growth released the second installment
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My Latest Archaeology Blog Posts: Israel, Neanderthals, etc.

Israel Genetic testing proves Bene Israel community in India has Jewish roots A new study from Tel Aviv University, Cornell University and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine reveals genetic proof
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Latest Health Research

Cognitive Impairment Yoga and meditation can help minimize cognitive impairment Inner peace and a flexible body may not be the most valuable benefits that yoga and meditation have to offer, suggests
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The proposed budget is a fiscally irresponsible and mean-spirited farce

by Jonathan Pelto from Wait, What There are times when an elected official is faced with a choice between doing what is right and doing what is politically expedient in an effort to get along to go
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Large reductions in prison population can be made without endangering public safety

Source: INDIANA UNIVERSITY A paper published in the journal Criminology & Public Policy addresses one of the most important crime policy questions in America: Can prison populations be reduced without
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Bisphenol A (BPA) harms embryos during implantation and pregnancy for couples seeking in vitro fertilization (IVF)

Source:University of Missouri-Columbia Bisphenol A (BPA) is an industrial chemical that is used in a variety of consumer products, such as water bottles, metal food and beverage containers, and
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Doctors call for sweeping single-payer reform with detailed proposal signed by over 2,200 doctors nationwide

Source: PHYSICIANS FOR A NATIONAL HEALTH PROGRAM In a dramatic show of physician support for deeper health reform – and for making a decisive break with the private insurance model of financing
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My reactions to Senator Chris Murphy set of recommendations for improvement of Bridgeport’s transportation system

Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) today released his Bridgeport-focused “Fed Up” report. The report identifies the specific trouble areas for Bridgeport’s commuters and proposes a set of recommendations
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