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New York City Murder Rate Drops To Historic Low

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huffingtonpost.com - New York City saw a significant drop in major crimes in the first quarter of 2016 with the fewest murders and shootings in its recorded history, Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) announced during a Monday p...

Borderline Personality Disorder - A Diagnosis Of Invalidation

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huffingtonpost.co.uk - Last year, a woman, Helen Millard, died after being found hanging in a psychiatric ward bathroom. An inquest this week reported that when she had first been admitted, she was under constant observa...

In Their Own Words: Why Voters Support – and Have Concerns About – Clinton and Trump

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people-press.org - Major factor in candidate support: Disliking the opponent Voters who support Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump offer a variety of reasons why they do so, ranging from the candidates’ issue positions...

Donald Trump claims New York’s stop-and-frisk policy reduced crime. The data disagree.

Shared by Ira Socol

washingtonpost.com - Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump says he favors "stop-and-frisk." Here's what that means and why the policy is so controversial. (Victoria Walker/The Washington Post) In an interview wi...

Women's mental health needs 'not considered adequately' - BBC News

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bbc.co.uk - Women's mental health needs are not being considered adequately despite the rising rate of female suicide, campaigners have warned. Agenda, an alliance of more than 60 groups for females at risk, s...

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Occupational Therapy to the bone; Music to feed the soul; Beer to the senses; MacUser since 1987; Sporting CP as my cross; Father as religion.

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Why Not to Vote for Trump, From A to Z

Shared by Ira Socol

rollingstone.com - For millions of Americans, there's no denying that Donald Trump has a certain appeal. He's brash. He's rich. He's unapologetic. He projects himself as a champion of the working stiff. From the gend...

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Disability and the 'new normal': why Australia needs to ramp up access to stage and screen

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theguardian.com - In the old courthouse in Geelong, 75km south-west of Melbourne, the Back to Back theatre troupe is rehearsing their new play, Lady Eats Apple. Mark Deans begins the read-through of act three. “Blue...

The Re-Imagining of Black Girls – The Future of School

medium.com - Invisible, that’s often how I felt as a middle school student. Not invisible in the sense that my presence wasn’t acknowledged but that my identity didn’t matter and when it did it wasn’t to celebr...

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Kids in poverty don’t come to school knowing less… – The Synapse

Shared by Ira Socol

medium.com - …they come to school knowing different. And so it is time to acknowledge that we’ve all been in the service of a system which is cruel and colonial, and that we need to build something different. T...

More Tips for Transitioning Back into the School Routine | Brain Balance Achievement Centers

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My Exclusive, Candid Interview with Doc Gooden

prosportsrundown.com - Dwight “Doc” Gooden – A Tragic Hero of Gotham City. By Danielle McCartan (@CoachMcCartan) YANKEE STADIUM, NY- Hundreds of fans, clutching sentimental memorabilia anxiously awaited Dwight Gooden’s a...

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