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Memes and Mental Illness

Trigger warning: This article contains discussion about mental illness.

What is a meme? Imagine your grandfather asking you this. I mean the word “meme” is even funny to pronounce. 858 more words


"Annie Shapiro."

One hundred years ago Hannah Shapiro, known as “Annie” among her fellow workers, sewed pants pockets at one of the Hart, Shaffner, and Marx men’s clothing factories in Chicago. 196 more words

The Decomposition of Healthcare - Part 4 Discharge

My experience in the NRGH just re-enforces my resolve to push the federal Minister of Health’s position that “transformational change” is needed.  Our current system is broken beyond repair.   1,435 more words

Terry Wiens

Sarah van Gelder | White People: Stop Saying We Need Dialogue

Newsome is an artist and musician best known for climbing the flagpole at the South Carolina Statehouse to take down the Confederate battle flag, days after nine people were gunned down at a Charleston church in June 2015. 899 more words

Human Rights

Libertarian Party Making Gains at the State and Local Level

Although it’s still dwarfed by the Republican and Democratic parties, the Libertarian Party has seen a 28 percent increase in voter registrations since the state’s May primary.

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Thousands of Voters Get Back the Right to Vote in Ohio*

Thousands of Voters Get Back the Right to Vote in Ohio*

Let’s hope they’re the live ones!

By Kate Wheeling

On Wednesday night, a United States District Court… 425 more words


Stephan A. Schwartz | The 8 Laws of Social Change

 If change comes down to 8 laws, could you employ them to make real change? A science-based strategy for achieving enduring wellness-oriented change on a personal, societal, and global Level, these 8 laws of behavior enable any person or small group – even ordinary people without great wealth, official position, or physical power – to bend the arc of history to create successful lasting life-affirming transformation. 226 more words