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Elizabeth Warren tells her Bloomberg Television audience this weekend that, "It isn’t meaningful to talk about profits and a growing economy until American families are stabilized," as she ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 283 comments on Sun Dec 12, 2010 at 01:13 PM PST with 484 Recommends
by media girl
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by melvin
Comment Count 42 comments on Mon Dec 19, 2005 at 05:31 AM PST with 90 Recommends
Paul Ryan thinks the second-highest child ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 43 comments on Thu Apr 18, 2013 at 12:51 PM PDT with 77 Recommends
The world has become so inured to mass death, perhaps the following will merit little comment or outrage among our political punditry, even if the story did make the back pages of ...
by Valtin
Comment Count 63 comments on Sun Jan 18, 2009 at 01:20 PM PST with 75 Recommends
Probably a bit weak to blog a blogger bloging a study, but this deserves attention! Scott Santens in Science reports on preliminary results from the "Social Cash Transfer Programme (SCT)" , a study ...
by Dood Abides
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Apr 02, 2015 at 04:54 AM PDT with 73 Recommends
That's the situation in Pakistan right now - at least 1/5 of the country is underwater. Will we come through for Pakistan the way we did for Haiti? Not comparing disasters here, but ...
by tubacat
Comment Count 53 comments on Tue Aug 17, 2010 at 01:48 PM PDT with 57 Recommends
You can do something to help the children and their loved ones. It's really quite simple. Donate to Shelter Boxes and help give Syrian children driven from their homes shelter and the knowledge ...
by Onomastic
Comment Count 35 comments on Thu Aug 29, 2013 at 10:02 AM PDT with 56 Recommends
Photo Updated On the paradise island of Maldives, where tourists delight in beaches, sex, and rose petal bungalow beds with breathtaking views, a 15 year-old girl was arrested after years ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 94 comments on Mon Apr 08, 2013 at 05:55 PM PDT with 54 Recommends
This story has been updated and redirected to this link: http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/03/10/1193031/-Five-Alarming-Facts-About-Existing-Crimes-Against-Women-Our-Bodies-And-Our-Human-Rights?...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 25 comments on Sun Mar 10, 2013 at 03:30 AM PDT with 52 Recommends
That is the opening sentence of The Kids Are (Not) All Right , the column in today's New York Times by Charles M. Blow. He looks at comparative statistics from UNICEF , and US specific statistics ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Apr 17, 2013 at 10:01 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
Voice of America is appealing for aid for the millions of Somalians, Kenyan, and Ethiopians who are starving, due to the worst drought in the Cape Horn African region in 60 years.
by HoundDog
Comment Count 45 comments on Fri Jul 22, 2011 at 09:37 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
At Salon, Katie McDonough writes U.S. ranks near bottom of UNICEF report on child well-being —26th out of 29 countries (all of them European except for Canada), ahead of Lithuania, Latvia and ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 75 comments on Fri Apr 12, 2013 at 08:30 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
by Steven Payne
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by RenaRF
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Dec 02, 2005 at 10:43 AM PST with 32 Recommends
The first time I heard Rachel Lloyd speak was in 2005, the year of the 70th Annual Academy Awards. “It’s Hard Out Here for a Pimp” had won for the best song of the year. Whenever I complained ...
by Marcia G Yerman
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Mar 03, 2012 at 10:33 AM PST with 30 Recommends
As the tragic famine and drought escalates in Somalia, Kenya, and Ethiopia, a militant group, connected to Al Qaeda announced this morning that it will not allow humanitarian aid from the west to ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 44 comments on Sat Jul 23, 2011 at 04:11 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
As a retired teacher, this really got my attention. On his trip there last summer, Lawrence O'Donnell learned that what the teachers said the schools need the most is chairs. The country is so ...
by loblolly
Comment Count 26 comments on Fri Dec 17, 2010 at 07:30 AM PST with 25 Recommends
Unicef is noticing an alarming trend in Africa--more and more children are being accused of witchcraft . A new Unicef report ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 34 comments on Sun Jul 18, 2010 at 01:59 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
469 Gaza children killed, over 370,000 need ‘psychosocial aid’ – UNICEF, reports Mahammed Salem in Reuters. Over 3,000 children have been ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 38 comments on Fri Aug 22, 2014 at 11:30 AM PDT with 24 Recommends