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California's Tax on Millionaires Benefits People With Mental Illness, Study Says
Health & Wellness  (tags: mental health, homelessness, California, taxes, public health )

- 3 days ago -
A statewide tax on the wealthy has significantly boosted mental health programs in California's largest county, helping to reduce homelessness, incarceration and hospitalization, according to a report released Tuesday.
Five Questions for Rosalyn LaPier on Native Americans in Science
Science & Tech  (tags: Native Americans in Science, Roslyn LaPierre, STEM, US universities, the Willow Allianceresearch )

- 1 day ago -
Mentoring is central to the Willow Alliance. Why is that? And what is missing for indigenous people in STEM at universities?
This Supreme Court Case Could Make Corporate Giants Even More Powerful
Business  (tags: corporations, credit card companies, monopoly power, Ohio v. American Express, Supreme Court, "two-sided market" )

- 11 hours ago -
A decision in Ohio v. American Express could undermine our ability to curtail monopoly power.
The Real Irish American History Not Taught in Schools
World  (tags: Irish American history, famine, corporate textbooks, schools, British landlords )

- 1 day ago -
Corporate textbook-producers are no more interested in feeding student curiosity about the poverty and inequality that drove the famine than were British landlords interested in feeding Irish peasants
VIDEO: Rachel Corrie Tribute   video
World  (tags: Gaza Strip, Gaza siege, Israeli blockade-occupation of Palestine, LetsRemainHuman, usa, BDS, oPT, humanitarian crisis, END U.S. AID TO ISRAEL, world, Refugees&Relief, media, middle-east, news, palestine, violence, HumanRights, children, death, crime )

- 1 day ago -
From a young age, she was an advocate for human rights. When she became a young woman, she was a volunteer for a human rights organization that journeyed to Gaza.
SUPREMACY - Trio Joubran & Roger Waters   video
Offbeat  (tags: Music, Trio Joubran, oud, Roger Waters, Supremacy, Mahmoud Darwish, poet, the Penultimate speech of the 'Red India )

- 1 day ago -
Darwish's poem: "On the surface it narrates the last speech of The Native American to The White Man but it speaks also to Darwish's beloved Palestine, &its indigenous people, in fact to all victims of settler colonialism everywhere, always." Thanks Jess
Tell Chuck Schumer: Stop Letting Wall Street Win
Business  (tags: banks, banking big business, greed, financial disasters, petitions )

- 4 days ago -
17 Senate Democrats voted to advance legislation that the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office predicts will raise the chances of future taxpayer-funded bank bailouts.
Dog Dies During United Flight After Being Stowed in Overhead Bin
Animals  (tags: sadness, suffering, humans )

- 4 days ago -
Inexcuseable.Dog dies during United flight after being stowed in the overhead bin.
The Artwork of Palestinian Cartoonist Mohammad Sabaaneh
World  (tags: Palestinian, Mohammad Sabaaneh, artist, Israel, political artwork )

- 4 days ago -
His incisive artwork has earned him a barrage of antagonism from Israel and Palestinian political factions.
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