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V.25 No.39 | 09/29/2016

The Daily Word in Syria, Stereotypes and Living Fully

The Daily Word

Just because it's not happening to your kids doesn't mean it's not happening.

Which Vice Presidential candidate has been described as a “human sweater vest?” Test your knowledge.

Hurricane Matthew swept through Cuba and has been ranked as the strongest hurricane in 52 years, hitting Haiti with powerful 145 mph winds. Floridians are on high alert, as Matthew is expected to make its way up the Southeastern coast toward the Mid-Atlantic.

Spunky 91-year-old Norma Bauerschmidt of Michigan died a full and happy woman, after deciding against cancer treatment and living a very full life instead, complete with her first hot air balloon ride, visits to National Parks and her first pedicure.

Women in Poland crowded the city's streets for “Black Monday” in protest of a proposed absolute ban on abortion that would put women and their doctors in jail for up to five years no matter the circumstance of the abortion. Miscarriages would also result in three years jail time if the woman could not prove it was not induced.

Even at eight-years-old, kids are already socially conditioned to sexism and racism. One teacher tackles stereotypes in her classroom and takes a step towards shaping socially aware adults in her third-grade classroom.

Read an interview with astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson about his perspective on science and how pop-culture references are sometimes the most helpful analogies when talking about cosmic phenomena.

V.25 No.9 | 03/03/2016

The Daily Word in White Privilege, North Korea and Erin Andrews

The Daily Word

Is there an emotional difference between the North Korean government and the “Oregon Occupiers”? Because I can’t tell.

China’s first ever anti-domestic abuse law has already helped some women feel safe enough to come forward with their stories and sue their husbands.

To Toms or not to Toms; is there a question?

Just when you thought racial tensions in Montgomery couldn’t get thicker…

Google’s given a $1 million dollar grant to help UNICEF to help fight the Zika virus.

Why people need to stFu about how Erin Andrews is using her trauma for personal gain.

I hate when people say they’ll move to Canada if Donald Drumpf becomes president. Here’s why.

The new Ghostbusters trailer is here, I repeat: THE NEW GHOSTBUSTERS TRAILER IS HERE.

Victory for indigenous women who were abused during the Guatemalan civil war happened over the weekend.

Tina Fey is brilliant (in case you didn’t know).