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Teachers can influence policy 

In July twitter was a buzz about pending legislative action mandating social media policies in all school districts. As a connected educator, I felt I needed to share how it could possibly impact state educators on my… 368 more words

Educational Reform

Svelte model says agencies have been rejecting her because she's "too big"

A Swedish model says she’s been unable to land any work because agencies say her measurements are “too big.” Agnes Hedengard, 19, posted a video to YouTube to illustrate precisely what body type, according to her allegations, the model agencies are finding not thin enough. 140 more words

Arts And Culture

Survivors raise awareness for Canada’s missing and murdered Indigenous women

Highlighting the rate with which Canada’s Indigenous girls and women face violence and abuse, 13 women shared their stories with Macleans. The women are politicians, business owners, nurses and accountants and all share the trauma of being Indigenous survivors of physical, sexual and emotional abuse. 117 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Gun reform, not gun control

With the increasing crime rates as a result of a gun and with public deaths including Charleston, Newton and more recently involving the two journalists in Virginia – it comes as common sense that something must be done. 296 more words

American Politics