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Schools Increase Awareness Of Trauma’s Impact On Learning

The Jennings School District is on the forefront of work to create trauma-informed schools, places where teachers move away from suspending students for disruptive behavior, and toward looking for the root cause of the actions.

August 5, 2015
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Tom Brady Should Sue Goodell’s Pants Off

Is Deflategate the NFL’s scapegoat for problems with safety standards and child and spousal abuse by players?

May 19, 2015

Rice Will Appeal Indefinite Suspension: Reports

Baltimore (AFP) — Ray Rice, the National Football League star banned indefinitely after video of him knocking out his then-fiancee surfaced, will appeal the suspension, according to multiple reports. NBC, the Baltimore Sun and ESPN on Sunday reported that Rice, a star running back who helped the Baltimore Ravens win last year’s Super Bowl, would […]

September 15, 2014

U.S. Denounces Thai Coup, Warns On Relations

Washington (AFP) – The United States warned Thursday it was reconsidering cooperation with ally Thailand after a military coup, which Secretary of State John Kerry denounced as having “no justification.” Kerry urged the restoration of a civilian government, respect for press freedom and “early elections that reflect the will of the people.” “I am disappointed […]

May 22, 2014

Top Beltway Pundit Suspended For Calling President A “Dick”

Mark Halperin, editor-at-large of Time and keeper of what is perhaps the most insidery blog on politics and D.C. in existence, also contributes to MSNBC, but was suspended this morning for jokingly characterizing the president as having been “kind of a dick” at his press conference yesterday (watch the video below): Attempts to delay/censor the […]

June 30, 2011