PBS: ‘Giving Traumatized Kids a Head Start in Healing’

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Via PBS Newshour – “Every year, thousands of children in this country are expelled from school before they reach kindergarten. In fact, studies show that preschool More...

The U.S. Deportation System’s Human Toll

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Written By Walter Ewing via Immigration Impact The injustice of the U.S. deportation machine is apparent in many ways. There are the senseless deportations of people whose More...

Operation Refocus: Female Veterans Find A Place To Heal Together

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Via CBS News - Operation Refocus in Birmingham, Ala, is on one of America’s few outreach programs that caters exclusively to injured female veterans. <center><embed More...

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NYC, the Civil War, Slavery: NY Historical Society Exhibit on Governors Island

Via the New York Historical Society – NYC & the Civil War, is presented by the New-York Historical Society in commemoration of the sesquicentennial of the war that divided More...

Swaziland music festival strikes controversial note

Swaziland music festival strikes controversial note (via AFP) Swaziland’s eclectic Bushfire Festival attracts around 20,000 music lovers each year and, because it takes More...

Credit Repair Myth: Creditors Will Definitely Read My 100-Word Statement Disputing Credit Bureau Information


Definitely NOT.  In fact, most creditors routinely ignore such statements. Plus, the bureaus may consider them as verification More...

Los Angeles Sues JPMorgan Over ‘Predatory Loans’


Los Angeles sues JPMorgan over ‘predatory loans’ (via AFP) Los Angeles filed suit against JP Morgan More...

Hanan Ashrawi, Executive Committee Member, Palestine Liberation Organiation (PLO) Hanan Ashrawi: ‘These Are War Crimes Happening Right Before the World’

Via ABC News – Hanan Ashrawi, Executive Committee Member of the Palestine Liberation Organization.   The...

repost-us-image-14655242 Brazilian police crack down on pre-World Cup protest

Brazilian police crack down on pre-World Cup protest (via AFP) Police in Sao Paulo fired tear...

repost-us-image-14088878 Qatar Denies World Cup 2022 Bid Corruption claims

Qatar denies World Cup bid corruption claims (via AFP) Qatar’s 2022 football World Cup organisers vehemently...

M. Bloomberg: Gun control will only happen when citizens start demanding it from their reps

Richard Martinez's son, Christopher, was killed in the recent mass shooting that took place in California.  "Not One More," is his call to hold elected officials accountable for the failure to pass gun control laws.

Via NYDN - The former New York mayor, an outspoken advocate for gun control reform, said that ‘people that More...

Newark Mayor’s Race: Candidates Outline Positions

Newark mayor’s race: Candidates outline positions (via NJ.com) NEWARK — How do Newark mayoral candidates Shavar Jeffries and Ras Baraka stand..

Study: NJ Has Highest Rate of Autism

Study: NJ Has Highest Rate of Autism (via NJTV News with Mike Schneider) By Christie Duffy Correspondent Of the 11 states..

BBN On Hiatus for the Final Weeks of Summer 2014. See Photos

Bethany Beach on the Delaware Shore. A must visit beach community on the Eastern Seaboard.

Greetings BBN Readers, We hope you have enjoyed the 2014 summer months. We are taking advantage of the slow More...

A Rant on the Downward Spiral

A brilliant friend of mine recently posted an article on Facebook about Josh Marks, Master Chef contestant who committed suicide on..

BBC: How to Make a Human Heart

Via BBC - In the United States, someone has a heart attack every 34 second. While stents, transplants, angioplasty, by-pass operations, drugs and..

Ocala County, FL Passes Saggy Pants Ordinance

Image via 95.3 Radio, Orlando, Florida. Via the Orlando Sentinel - “Several Florida cities are cracking down on a saggy pants problem. This week, Ocala voted unanimously to..
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