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Bill Gates Tacitly Admits His Common Core Experiment Was A Failure
Society & Culture  (tags: Bill Gates, common core, public education, K-12, taxpayers robbed again, failure )

- 1 day ago -
It looks like this is as close to an apology or admission of failure as we are going to get, folks. Sorry about that $4 trillion and mangled years of education for American K-12 kids and teachers.
Hard to Believe: Pennsylvania Cops Abuse Senior Couple Because They Think Hibiscus Is Marijuana
Society & Culture  (tags: law enforcement, cops, police brutality, abuse of power )

- 1 day ago -
Trained drug detection officers couldn't tell the difference between hibiscus plants and pot plants.
PETITION - Condemn Lack of Quality Education for Roma in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Hungary
Society & Culture  (tags: discrimination, roma children, Gypsies, education, Czech Republic, slovakia, hungary, abuse, culture, ethics, children, education, humans, rights, politics, society, world )

- 1 day ago -
The most insidious form of discrimination in recent years is the denial of Roma childrenâEUR(TM)s right to quality education. The worst offenders are the Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Hungary.
Email Congress Now! Urge Them to Pass the Dream Act of 2017 (S. 1615/H.R. 3440)
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, freedoms, children, culture, society, politics, safety )

- 19 hours ago -
Email Congress Now! Urge them to pass the Dream Act of 2017 (S.1615/H.R.3440
PETITION - Cancel the Semester
Society & Culture  (tags: semester, ontario colleges, students, strike culture, education, humans, rights, society )

- 4 hours ago -
Students are unhappy and unheard. We DON'T want half a semester. We want a fresh start and a refund.
Hard to Believe: Pennsylvania Cops Abuse Senior Couple Because They Think Hibiscus Is Marijuana @Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, dishonesty, violence, rights, safety, police, media, government, culture, crime, abuse, business, consumers, corporate, money )

- 20 hours ago -
Trained drug detection officers couldn't tell the difference between hibiscus plants and pot plants. A Buffalo Township, Pennsylvania couple has filed a lawsuit against township police and an insurance company in the wake of a misbegotten drug raid that n
10 African Americans Named Rhodes Scholars, Most Ever
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, education )

- 10 hours ago -
Let's hope for more next year.
An âEUR~Underground RailroadâEUR(TM) in New York Is Helping Refugees Flee the US - Wit a TAKE ACTION Tweet
Society & Culture  (tags: Underground Railroad, New York, buffalo, refugees, fleeing US, asylum, canada, safety, americans, abuse, corruption, environment, government, freedoms, society, world )

- 5 hours ago -
Above all, Vive embodies the paradox of asylum in North America âEUR" countries of safety that go to great lengths to deny safety to those who most need it, forcing refugees to evade the very judicial bodies that are supposed to protect them
Priest Is Building a Bridge Between Church and LGBT Community - The Boston Globe
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, gayrights )

- 10 hours ago -
The Catholic Church is changing for the better.
How Technology Is Leading Us Into the Imagination Age
Society & Culture  (tags: technology, tech, NewTechnology, Gizmos, computers, computer, media, internet )

- 19 hours ago -
The imagination age is a theoretical period beyond the information age where creativity and imagination will become the primary creators of economic value.

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