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U.S. judge blocks Obama transgender school bathroom policy | Reuters

A U.S. judge blocked an Obama administration policy that public schools should allow transgender students to use the bathrooms of their choice, granting a nationwide injunction sought by 13 dissenting states just in time for the new school year.While a setback for transgender advocates, the ruling is only the latest salvo in a larger legal and cultural battle over transgender rights that could be headed toward the U.S. 157 more words

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Study Ranks Michigan Worst in U S for Bullying / Public News Service

Michigan law requires that schools adopt policies to prohibit bullying behaviors and have procedures in place so they can respond. (M. Kukhlman)LANSING, Mich. – Homework isn’t the only thing some Michigan kids dread as they head back to school, as a new nationwide analysis ranks Michigan worst for bullying. 119 more words

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Almost Legal

My child is almost an official adult! How crazy is that? It seems like just the other day I was changing his nappies,tying him on my back and swaying him to sleep! 94 more words

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punch brothers

We local Macys and one Williams had an adventure last night. It was a month-early celebration for Mauri’s 70th birthday. Sometimes you need to name a celebration to rationalize spending more than you would normally spend to do something you really, really want to do.  370 more words

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Bergsteigen mit Kindern: Steinernes Meer oder „Warum der ‚Große Hundstod‘, ‚Großer Hundstod‘ heißt“

Das Steinerne Meer übt mit seiner kargen, schroffen Felslandschaft einen ganz besonderen, fast magischen Reiz aus. Allerdings ist es gar nicht so einfach dort hin zu kommen. 2,749 more words

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Answers to my Interview...

Someone interviewed me about my moving to the US when I was a kid and leaving my home country of Guatemala. Here are my answers… PS… Its all in Spanish, so good luck to my English speaking friends! 1,233 more words

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When should you travel for Labor Day?

A lot of people are going to be traveling for Labor Day weekend. In case you don’t know, that is two weekends from. Do you have your travel plans in place? 233 more words

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