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There's Hope in Arapahoe

After my interview with Crystal (see previous blog post), she connected me with two other gun violence survivors based in the outlying suburbs of Denver. The first was Kirk Bast, head counselor at Arapahoe High School for nearly 20 years. 706 more words

School Shootings

Very informative article on school shootings from FOX NEWS….

What liberal media won’t tell you: School shooting deaths down, not up, across America

Is there an epidemic of school shootings? 747 more words

Just For Women

Points About the US and UK

Going back to the last time the USA beat Europe at the Ryder Cup, I think it was 2008, some British journalist for The Sun thought it would be rather amusing to write an article on the things that British supposedly did better than Americans. 896 more words

"We Are Columbine - Part 2"

I have a lot to catch up on since my time in Denver! I’m 32 days into my trip and I’ve covered nearly 5,000 miles since it all began. 428 more words

Mockingbird

From Andrea Kalinowski

Author:  Kathryn  Erskine

Title:  Mockingbird

Just this past year, I have been reading some of the titles my nephew has been reading and, boy, was I pleasantly surprised by the advanced themes they tackled. 210 more words

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Psych Meds and the Nation's Youth

by Traci Knight

President Obama, with his March, 2014 budget announcement has allotted 750 million dollars over five years, to address the problem of over-prescriptions of psychotropic medications in our nation’s foster care youth. 569 more words

Unlock the lockdowns

When I was in elementary school we used to practice two emergency drills:  one for fire which was an evacuation, and another for a nuclear bomb, commonly known as a duck and cover.  444 more words

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