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Thanks, Brendan: What Is…the School-to-Prison Pipeline? — Blind Injustice

What appears to be a photo of someone in a prison. In a post I made a couple of months ago about policing and schools with majority-minority populations, one of the replies to my post reminded me of how there was a connection between what I talked about and something called the “school-to-prison pipeline.” And, […]

What Is…the School-to-Prison Pipeline? — Blind Injustice

Thanks, Diane: How Students Pay for Corporate Tax Abatements — Diane Ravitch’s blog

Good Jobs First entered the national scene when it produced documentation that the CARES Act was being used to funnel billions of dollars to private schools and charter schools. The charter schools were double-dipping, first taking money allotted to public schools, then getting millions more from the Paycheck Protection Program, which excluded public schools. Now, […]

How Students Pay for Corporate Tax Abatements — Diane Ravitch’s blog

Thanks, Ned: A New Coronavirus Wave Hits Chile, Despite Vaccine Success – The New York Times — Ned Hamson’s Second Line View of the News

But experts say the country’s speedy and efficient vaccination drive — only Israel, the United Arab Emirates and Seychelles have vaccinated a larger share of their populations — gave Chileans a false sense of security and contributed to a sharp spike in new infections and deaths that is overloading the health care system. The surge in cases, […]

A New Coronavirus Wave Hits Chile, Despite Vaccine Success – The New York Times — Ned Hamson’s Second Line View of the News

Thanks, Patti!! Movie Review: The China Syndrome – Yes, Let’s Build More “Nucular” Power Plants Part II — Thoughts From the Mountain Top

Written by Mike Gray, T.S. Cook, and James BridgesDirected by James Bridges I’ve heard people lately – mainly those lobbying for us to start building atomic energy plants again – stating that Three Mile Island was proof that all of the safeguards at the plants worked. I say they were damn lucky. The China Syndrome […]

Movie Review: The China Syndrome – Yes, Let’s Build More “Nucular” Power Plants Part II — Thoughts From the Mountain Top

Cool!! Educational colouring book — Violet’s Vegan Comics

Here is a wonderful educational colouring book:  Colour By Nutrients. It is at once a resource for artistic indulgence and an educational tool.  Divided into chapters of different vitamins and minerals, the book illustrates which foods contain significant amounts of each.  The authors are happy for teachers and parents to photocopy the colouring pages for use […]

Educational colouring book — Violet’s Vegan Comics

Thanks, Violet! Colour By Nutrients: A Plant-Based Colouring Book — Violet’s Vegan Comics

Originally posted on Little Chicken: A colouring book for children or adults. Full of nutritious food, Colour By Nutrients is at once a resource for artistic indulgence and an educational tool. Divided into chapters of different vitamins and minerals, the book illustrates which foods contain significant amounts of each. The authors are happy for teachers…

Colour By Nutrients: A Plant-Based Colouring Book — Violet’s Vegan Comics

Thank you, Patti: Silkwood – Yes, Let’s Build More “Nucular” Power Plants Part I — Thoughts From the Mountain Top

Written by Nora Ephron and Alice ArlenDirected by Mike Nichols I have heard arguments lately for less regulations on corporations – that they will do the “right thing” and the regulations are often unnecessary and costly. Everyone who honestly believes that should view Silkwood. It’s based on actual events that took place, and highlights what […]

Silkwood – Yes, Let’s Build More “Nucular” Power Plants Part I — Thoughts From the Mountain Top

Thanks, Annie: WOULD YOU–WILL YOU–SUPPORT “THE DEMOCRACY PLEDGE”? — annieasksyou…

“Voters’ voices are loud, but for corporate America, consumers’ voices are louder. So, folks, let’s let them hear our voice.” The speaker is Glenn Kirschner, a former federal prosecutor and cofounder of a new effort called “The Democracy Pledge.” He’s describing this campaign on a podcast.

WOULD YOU–WILL YOU–SUPPORT “THE DEMOCRACY PLEDGE”? — annieasksyou…

Thanks, Ned: HPV vaccine has led to more than 80% drop in infections, CDC reports – UPI.com — Ned Hamson’s Second Line View of the News

Introduction of the human papillomavirus vaccine in the United States has led to a more than 80% decline in infections nationally since 2003, according to data released Thursday by the CDC. Source: HPV vaccine has led to more than 80% drop in infections, CDC reports – UPI.com

HPV vaccine has led to more than 80% drop in infections, CDC reports – UPI.com — Ned Hamson’s Second Line View of the News

Thanks, Miranda: Run for it! — Violet’s Vegan Comics

The Perils of Percy Peardrop continues from yesterday. To read the story from the beginning, click here Hurrah! The Flat-Capped Menace’s plans are foiled again! I think these guys are about to have a great day. Hope you are too! 😀 For more Marvellous Mildred, go to the Marvellous Mildred page! ************************** vegan, vegan children, vegan comic, […]

Run for it! — Violet’s Vegan Comics