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This response seems so relevant in any situation where someone incredibly ignorant on a subject begins preaching on it.

People love to talk about social issues and they love to put their two cents in on how worthless and evil women are or about how ghetto and lazy black people are. 358 more words

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Cincinnati - Here is a fun chance to help rescued cats!

Since September 2015, I have been blessed to volunteer for a wonderful animal welfare nonprofit, a cat rescue called Ohio Alleycat Resource. At the moment, my “service” (aka hanging out with cats and saving cats) has revolved around adoption hosting and fundraising. 148 more words

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The idea behind this blog is not to begin new conversations, reaffirm ideologies or arguments. Our intent is not to defend an idea and elevate it above others or to discredit viewpoints that do not align with our own preconceptions. 59 more words

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Will more states ban nonmedical exemptions for childhood vaccination? Vaccination coverage in Mississippi and West Virginia are the highest in the country -- ScienceDaily

Will more states ban nonmedical exemptions for childhood vaccination? Vaccination coverage in Mississippi and West Virginia are the highest in the country — ScienceDaily

While all 50 states allow exemptions for children who have a valid medical reason, and almost all states allow nonmedical exemptions for parents with either religious or philosophical objections, the political climate has recently shifted in favor of making exemptions more difficult to obtain. 184 more words

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Homeless advocacy group calls for social profiling study

MONTREAL – Advocates for the city’s homeless are calling attention to social profiling in Montreal.

RAPSIM is a coalition of 100 community groups that work with the homeless. 200 more words

Crime

On Liberty and Oppression....

“Call to mind the sentiments which nature has engraved in the heart of every citizen, and which take a new force when they are solemnly recognized by all: For a nation to love liberty, it is sufficient that she knows it; and to be free, it is sufficient that she wills it.” 11 more words

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