The world’s oldest profession isn’t typically the safest.
The suburbs omnipresent in movies like American Beauty and television shows like Weeds don’t exist anymore.
There was a lot to read on the subject of social issues this week.
We need to move away from seeing someone’s size and assuming that we know absolutely anything about their health or lifestyle.
Called Highmark Charter School, the K-9 school is supposed to teach students how to budget, supply and demand, and financial literacy in general.
Here are some of the best articles that we found this week.
Roma kids are often taught in separate classrooms, corralled to play in a separate recess facility and are refused from eating hot lunch with the Slovakian kids in at least one school.
Instead of making it easier, it’s often made more difficult for women to access contraception and sexual health information
People are always trying to find things to pinpoint the blame on when discussing the country’s failing schools, some more politically correct than others.
All of the links that we thought were worthy of notice last week (or, more honestly, that we noticed last week).
Yale University recently joined the list of 36 other universities that cover sex-reassignment surgeries.
Girls with an interest in programming will be able to see themselves and be encouraged to pursue this field.
Did you just say the word “Screech” out loud because you’re confused by this mission? I thought you might’ve.
After the tear-flowing experience that was The God of Small Things, we were ready for a less heart-wrenching read this month.
Though we are constantly hammered over the head by proclamations of students’ ineptitude compared to other countries, it seems that the picture is not nearly as clear as proponents of charter schools would like us to think.
As many as 100,000 drug dealers recently roamed the streets of Rio de Janeiro.
The government’s official policy is that immigrants have no right to a taxpayer-funded lawyer if they face deportation.
We don’t have the time to cover everything in social issues during the week, but here are the best of what we found that was already written.
Without an explanation for poverty’s creation, there’s no clear identifiable way to fix it – or maybe even a will to fix it.
Called Live NF, the plan is to entice people to live in Niagara Falls by paying off their student loans.
LinkedIn doesn’t need to be cool or even to look cool, for that matter, even if the site’s recent facelift is pretty sweet – because the alternatives don’t fix the underlying problem.
By viewing the distortion in sizes, there can be made a claim at racism, western preference and a whole host of other accusations.
A recent study found that, when looking at the effect of one program on children in Bolivia, Guatemala, India, Kenya, the Philippines and Uganda, children were 27 to 40 percent more likely to graduate from secondary school.
Here you’ll find some of our favorite blog posts that we discovered this week, posts that were so elegantly, wittily and brilliantly put that we just wanted to commend them.
BSA cannot claim to build character while discriminating against an entire group of people.