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Let's Take a Stand Nationwide

Before this year, if a woman was impregnated by her rapist during his attack, he would have equal legal rights to the child growing inside her. 402 more words

Sexual Violence Prevention

Policy Memo on Nuclear Waste Management

 

Executive Summary

The absence of permanent nuclear repository poses financial and environmental threat to the United States. To address the two main challenges of siting and designing of the repository, this memo proposes two policy recommendations. 2,487 more words

Academia

Why Israel is a Sacred Cow for America

Professor Noam Chomsky has been educating Americans about Israel-Palestine for many years, most recently in his talk in Oakland in March 2018.

Thanks to my friend, Mohammed Awad, I met… 108 more words

People

Korea – a book by Michael Pembroke

I’d like to recommend Michael Pembroke’s Korea: Where the American Century Began (Richmond, Victoria, Australia: Hardie Grant Books, 2018). Despite the title, it is less of a book about Korea than the United States and the evolution of its policies vis-à-vis North and South Korea and China and East Asia more generally. 289 more words

General Interest

Opinion: Changing Americans' Attitudes on Drug Policy

Amanda Alling, Staff Writer

The problem to be discussed here is one that requires a radical shift in not only foreign and domestic policy, but more specifically a deviation in perception of substance abuse. 452 more words

Wingate University

The Artful Dodge in Politics

A brave Congresswoman from Minnesota (Betty McCollum) has introduced a bill to end the Israeli military detention of Palestinian children.  I wrote about H.R. 547 more words

People

3 Global Health Stories You Should Definitely Be Following as an American

When we moved to Nashville at the beginning of the year, Craig and I decided to forgo any traditional cable service. 10 year old me would be SCREAMING about not having access to Nickelodeon and Disney Channel but current me kind of loves it. 1,344 more words

Global Health