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Bookclub: February 2018

This month we have been reading Invisible No More: Police Violence Against Black Women and Women of Color by Andrea J. Ritchie

I am not alone in finding the material emotionally challenging. 178 more words

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GW WonkCast S3E4-1: Below the Fold

Protests and law suits are abound in this week’s Below the Fold. Gay rights groups are pressuring Amazon not to build its second headquarters in a state that does not protect its residents from discrimination for their sexual orientation or gender identity. 127 more words

Domestic Policy

US Policy in South Asia and Southeast Asia (Postwar Period)

  • US Policy in South Asia during the Postwar Period
    • Pattern: US tilts back and forth between India and Pakistan
    • Trap for the giant? Maybe there’s no way to satisfy everyone…
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Academia

Hawaii's Testing Error May Help Save Lives

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Suzanne Coleman, MD

Based on the information provided in a report by the “Washington Post” last week, the emergency services employee in Hawaii who sent out a false alert about incoming missiles might have actually done the state and its people a big service in the long run. 372 more words

POP News

District Court slaps anti-boycott state law

A big day for Americans who believe in peaceful, non-violent protest such as the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement.

A teacher from Kansas is standing up for her right to boycott Israeli products, and taking the State of Kansas to federal court. 682 more words

People

Book Club: January 2018

This month we are reading Daring Democracy: Igniting Power, Meaning, and Connection for the America We Want by Frances Moore Lappe and Adam Eichen.

https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/34002224-daring-democracy?ac=1&from_search=true… 51 more words

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