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Helping abuse victims for 40 years

By: Ben Schmitt

Pittsburgh Action Against Rape celebrates its 40th anniversary this weekend

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Why you should be thrilled our government invests in “losers.”

By: Scott Karlo

Thoughts regarding a reevaluation of the benefit the US Government brings society as a whole through it's routine investment in progress and not profit. This often includes the investment into "losers."

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Women are...

By: Stephanie Wahome

...often the target of violence, love, hate, injustice, beauty, happiness and...   Why is this the case?  Share good thoughts of what your sister, aunt, mother, grandmother, neighbor, wife, female politician, teacher,...

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Temperamental Milk

By: Tunde Wey

This is a very informal exploration into food issues; growth hormones, organic food and more. It should also be at least mildly humorous.

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Truth in politics? Yeah, right.

By: Daryl Rowland

Now that we’ve developed a fact-checking industry on the web to counter-balance the false equivalency that has plagued the 24-hour cable news cycle, political operatives on both sides of aisle would be wise to build their case...

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