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YOLO=Carpe Diem for Dummies

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A Love Note to Emma Watson

Emma Watson’s now viral speech to the United Nations is drawing a lot of attention–both positive and negative. Personally, I’d like to thank Ms. Watson for stepping into the highly charged fray that is today’s feminist movement. Ms. Watson is now facing the same kind of shaming that other young women who advocate on behalf of women’s issues have been facing in recent years. Sandra Fluke’s testify…

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Filed under ACA Emma Watson Sandra Fluke United Nations Good Will Ambassador

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Taylor Mali performs “Undivided Attention”

I love Taylor Mali and his spoken word poetry. Talk about turn a whole new generation onto the power of poems!

(Source: youtube.com)

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As The Koch Brothers Lobby for Vouchers in Tennessee, a Parent Joins the Honor Roll

As The Koch Brothers Lobby for Vouchers in Tennessee, a Parent Joins the Honor Roll

ohyesjulesdid:

We need more parents like T.C. Weber!

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch’s blog:

The Koch brothers arranged a panel discussionabout vouchers and why they are beyond wonderful. It wasn’t a debate. All four members of the panel supported vouchers. No one was there to say that voucher schools have never outperformed public schools, that voucher schools promote segregation, and that…

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Why can’t women just use the other 16 contraception methods not mentioned in Hobby Lobby ruling?

Why can’t women just use the other 16 contraception methods not mentioned in Hobby Lobby ruling?

ohyesjulesdid:

Thanks to the Good Doctor for explaining in layman’s terms what many of us have been saying all along about the IUD’s , Plan B, and Ella contraceptives mentioned in the Hobby Lobby case.

Originally posted on Dr. Jen Gunter:

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I get asked this question a lot.

It gets tweeted, posted on my blog, and I am asked in person.

Sometimes people are really genuine. I understand everyone…

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What Became of the 56 Signers of Declaration Of Independence?

What Became of the 56 Signers of Declaration Of Independence?

Originally posted on Contra:

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As the 4th of July approaches, and the current climate of politics in these United States, I think it is important to remind all American citizens of the price that was paid by these men for putting their beliefs and actions into practice.  The price that they paid was very expensive.

I am of the opinion that politicians today cannot hold a candle to these men,…

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