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How Do We Stop Another School Shooting?

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In the aftermath of the mass shooting at the Sandy Hook School in Newtown, Conn. people around the U.S. mourned the 20 children and 7…read more

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How Social Media Creates a Modern-Day “Scarlet Letter”

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Social media networks can be a great place for friends and classmates to post photos, share links and stay in touch. However, away from the…read more

Social Issues
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Lessons on Democracy from the Philippines

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On Election Day American voters checked a box with the name “Barack Obama”, “Mitt Romney” or a third part candidate, but they were not casting…read more

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Pakistanis Stand with Malala

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The Taliban, a militant group with roots in Pakistan and Afghanistan that seeks to implement its own strict interpretation of Islam, recently shot 14-year-old Malala…read more

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Microfinance Combines Charity and Business Savvy

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Instead of donating to charities, more people are choosing to give to needy families in poorer countries through microfinance — small loans to help entrepreneurs…read more

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