Tuesday, November 07, 2017

NYTimes: What Explains U.S. Mass Shootings? International Comparisons Suggest an Answer

What Explains U.S. Mass Shootings? International Comparisons Suggest an Answer https://nyti.ms/2hODjP5


""In retrospect Sandy Hook marked the end of the US gun control debate," Dan Hodges, a British journalist, wrote in a post on Twitter two years ago, referring to the 2012 attack that killed 20 young students at an elementary school in Connecticut. "Once America decided killing children was bearable, it was over.""

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Republicans Release Tax Plan, Cutting Corporate and Middle-Class Taxes

Republicans Release Tax Plan, Cutting Corporate and Middle-Class Taxes https://nyti.ms/2z6w7oP


Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Where the STEM Jobs Are (and Where They Aren’t)



Where the STEM Jobs Are (and Where They Aren't)https://nyti.ms/2iOmyGZ

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Saturday, August 19, 2017

NYTimes: Counterprotesters Surge Into Boston, Overshadowing Rally

Counterprotesters Surge Into Boston, Overshadowing Rally https://nyti.ms/2vM2FEs

""This city has a history of fighting back against oppression, whether it's dumping tea in the harbor or a bunch of dudes standing around with bandannas screaming at neo-Nazis," said a 21-year-old protester in Boston who would identify himself only as "Frosty" and wore an American flag to obscure much of his face."

Friday, July 28, 2017

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Why Instagram Is the Worst Social Media for Mental Health | Time.com

http://time.com/4793331/instagram-social-media-mental-health/

"Instagram is the worst social media network for mental health and wellbeing, according to a recent survey of almost 1,500 teens and young adults. While the photo-based platform got points for self-expression and self-identity, it was also associated with high levels of anxiety, depression, bullying and FOMO, or the "fear of missing out.""