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High rates of child poverty found even in state's most prosperous regions (www.centralvalleybusinesstimes.com)
2 days ago by tvgnus
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Strategies that vary with geography might more effectively reach poor families •  One-quarter of Californias young children, or about 754,000, live in poverty Its not just the Central Valley....
When you think of all the unemployed PhDs in Chem, Physics, etc. (www.tandfonline.com)
1 week ago by WaPoIsHitler Lipsovitch (41/41 = 100% civil)
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Think of this. This paper is interested in thinking more about sexuality education at school. As such, it is concerned with a mundane and unacknowledged feature of the sexuality classroom...
Best of the DNC Chairmanship Debate
1 month ago by WaPoIsHitler Lipsovitch (41/41 = 100% civil)
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I mean "Chairperson." We need to school the other White People, Feel the Vibrations Man, Intersectionality, Your Voices are the reason the Earth is Tilted, Sound can change the Geography...
Geography Porn: Why Cities Are Where They Are
1 month ago by Dan8267 (270/273 = 98% civil) in #history
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#history
Every country in the world (www.businessinsider.com)
1 month ago by Dan8267 (270/273 = 98% civil) in #geography
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A correction to the second video: Mount Everest is NOT the tallest mountain on Earth. If you stand on a chair, you might be higher than Shaquille O'Neal, but...
U.S. overdue to raise taxes on the rich (www.theatlantic.com)
7 months ago by tovarichpeter
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Americans of modest means. Early in the Obama era, the ennobling language of campaign pundits prevailed. There was much discussion of white working-class voters, with whom the Democrats, and...
You'll need time to read this. (www.theatlantic.com)
7 months ago by HEY YOU (3/3 = 100% civil)
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Americans of modest means. Early in the Obama era, the ennobling language of campaign pundits prevailed. There was much discussion of white working-class voters, with whom the Democrats, and...
Experimental Geography (experimental-geography.blogspot.com)
10 months ago by indigenous (149/149 = 100% civil) in #housing
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Saturday, May 14, 2016 Employment, construction, and the cost of San Francisco apartments Everyone agrees that housing in San Francisco is expensive, and that the high costs are hurting the...
Feds Paid $709,000 To Academic Who Studies How Glaciers Are Sexist (dailycaller.com)
1 year ago by indigenous (149/149 = 100% civil)
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Academics at the University of Oregon have determined that glaciers and the science that studies them are deeply sexist. “Merging feminist postcolonial science studies and feminist political ecology, the feminist...
U.S. housing winners and losers (www.washingtonpost.com)
10 months ago by tovarichpeter
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The overall U.S. housing market has recovered from the crisis that plunged the country into recession. But a new analysis by The Washington Post shows that the recovery has...
Awkward Poll Results - Republicans To Bomb Agrabah? (www.ibtimes.com)
1 year ago by BayAreaObserver
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Thirty percent of Republicans say they would support bombing Agrabah, and 13 percent say they would oppose that measure. Most, about 57 percent, were simply unsure. If you’re unclear about...
They are off the rails (edition.cnn.com)
1 year ago by Tenpoundbass (125/125 = 100% civil)
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Officials had been "receiving voluminous phone calls and electronic mail locally and from outside the area," the school system said. According to CNN, the "tone and content" were nasty...
Heart disease by geography in Europe (hbdchick.files.wordpress.com)
1 year ago by Patrick (371/371 = 100% civil)
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sure, there are many possible explanations, but damn, it corresponds really well to wine, beer, and hard liquor. the french drink wine the germans drink beer the eastern europeans...
What If We Redrew State Boundaries? (www.nationaljournal.com)
1 year ago by Dan8267 (270/273 = 98% civil) in #politics
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Unfortunately, Americans would never go for anything that involves learning new geography.#politics...
Sunday 10 August 2008 19.01 EDT (www.theguardian.com)
1 year ago by HEY YOU (3/3 = 100% civil) in #environment
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All the world's coastal plains would be lost, complete with ports, cities, transport and industrial infrastructure, and much of the world's most productive farmland. The world's geography would be...
The FBI Was Responsible for the 9 Church Deaths in Charleston (news.yahoo.com)
1 year ago by Ironman (156/168 = 92% civil)
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After the killing of nine churchgoers in Charleston, S.C., President Obama urged a ‘greater sense of urgency’ on gun control. But an FBI mistake – not weak laws – allowed...
Chiles Growing Desert Is Closing In on the Countrys Capital
1 year ago by indigenous (149/149 = 100% civil) in #environment
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The world’s driest desert is expanding south and sitting in its path is Chile’s capital. Santiago, a city of 7 million people 1,000 kilometers (622 miles) from the Atacama desert,...
The March of Reason against Superstition (news.yahoo.com)
2 years ago by WaPoIsHitler Lipsovitch (41/41 = 100% civil)
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. Jerusalem (AFP) - They were already in their 20s the first time they ever heard about dinosaurs, learned algebra or even began understanding basic English. Now a group...
Republicans Unlearning Facts Learned in Third Grade to Compete in Primary (www.newyorker.com)
2 years ago by BayAreaObserver in #politics
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In the hopes of appealing to Republican primary voters, candidates for the 2016 Presidential nomination are working around the clock to unlearn everything that they have learned since the...
Barron Hilton will leave estate to charity (www.theguardian.com)
2 years ago by tovarichpeter
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The hotel magnate Barron Hilton has announced plans to donate almost all his fortune to charity, slashing at a stroke his granddaughter Paris Hilton's inheritance, not to mention her...
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