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• Earned a BA and two MAs in the last decade
• Transitioning to freelance #Journalist , focusing on underserved communities/social issues.
• Reading
• Music
• Cooking
• Nature
• 💜 my partner and two rescue #Cats , Jax and Simon.
• 💜 meeting other journalists, writers, and democracy defenders.
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The Superintendent said that "being an American requires conformity." 🤔

"[State Rep. Ron] Reynolds said he was disappointed by the ruling, and that he would file a bill for a new version of the CROWN Act that specifically mentions protections for hair length."
#racism #Texas #NaturalHair
06:35 PM - Feb 25, 2024
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“These are #dogs that the police cannot go near, or they can’t untie. And he ends up taking them. And the transformation of them is unbelievable. At first they’re petrified; they won’t go near him. And within an hour, they’re jumping up and licking his face.”

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#RescueDog #addiction
03:59 PM - Feb 25, 2024
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“In a report released Wednesday, advocates called on lawmakers to extend the spending deadline for another year. Once those funds expire, many will be scrambling to keep serving families in crisis.”
#homeless
09:29 AM - Feb 25, 2024
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“While comparably well-made and inexpensive, the cranes manufactured by ZPMC contain sophisticated sensors that can register and track the origin and destination of containers. They account for nearly 80% of ship-to-shore cranes in use at U.S. ports.”

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#infrastructure #China
02:51 PM - Feb 24, 2024
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It’s a bittersweet #Caturday . Our two foster kittens, Mozart (black) and Raphael are getting adopted together. They are 9 months and we’ve had them since 6 weeks. We’re happy that they’ll be together but we already miss them. So does our tuxedo Jax. He enjoyed playing with them.
#CatsOfSpoutible
12:53 PM - Feb 24, 2024
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“The Department of #Veterans Affairs … does not offer medical marijuana as a treatment for veterans or pay for medical #marijuana prescriptions from any source — even in the more than 40 states where #cannabis is legal in some form.”
#health
09:49 AM - Feb 24, 2024
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“Everywhere Is Queer is now available as a free app in the Apple Store and Google Play.”
#LGBTQ #business
05:49 PM - Feb 23, 2024
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01:20 PM - Feb 23, 2024
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“Rents shot up 23.9% between the beginning of 2020 and the start of of 2023 and home prices rose 37.5%. … The median sales price of a home sold in the U.S. is $417,700, according to the St. Louis Fed.”
#UnafforadableHousing #rent
11:57 AM - Feb 23, 2024
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#Pennsylvania has about 1,200 people sentenced to die in prison for a death they did not cause or intend. … 70% are Black, a number disproportionate to the population."
#PrisonReform #LWOP
04:49 PM - Feb 22, 2024
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“Tuesday marks the first time that such a case has ever been brought to trial. … Never before has a federal jury decided whether to convict and further punish someone for a crime based on the victim’s #GenderIdentity .”
#HateCrime #SouthCarolina #transgender
10:24 AM - Feb 22, 2024
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"The Oklahoma Supreme Court, which first began allowing livestreams in 2017, will livestream the oral arguments for the survivors and defendants. The videos will be made public by a link on the #Oklahoma State Courts Network."
#TulsaRaceMassacre #racism
06:29 PM - Feb 21, 2024
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"Atlantic humpback #dolphins are most threatened by entanglement in fishing nets, but also suffer from coastal development and noise from human activity."
#wildlife #EndangeredSpecies
05:05 PM - Feb 21, 2024
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"The new tool works by placing a saliva sample on a test strip, which is treated with specific antibodies that respond to cancer biomarkers."
#BreastCancer #health
12:05 PM - Feb 21, 2024
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"The reason they can't control being #homeless , Johnson says, is because Grants Pass — like so many cities around the U.S. — has a severe housing shortage and unaffordable rents."
03:34 PM - Feb 20, 2024
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12:28 PM - Feb 20, 2024
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“Reinforced through the manipulation of fear, the perversion of self-defense, and falsified statistics, the narrative that guns make society safer weakens the public’s ability to properly inform themselves on the risks associated with gun ownership.”
#GunViolence #FactsMatter
10:16 AM - Feb 20, 2024
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“[MethaneSAT’s software] will also use Google’s image detection algorithms to create the first comprehensive, global map of the oil and gas industry’s infrastructure, like pump jacks and storage tanks, where leaks most commonly occur.”
02:29 PM - Feb 19, 2024
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“Mexico claims that illegal gun trafficking isn’t just an unwanted byproduct of the industry’s design choices, marketing campaigns and distribution practices. Instead, according to the lawsuit, feeding demand for illegal weapons is central to the industry’s business model.”
#GunViolence #GunSense
10:51 AM - Feb 19, 2024
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“During the eight years of rule by the national conservative Law and Justice party, state media promoted the party’s line that #LGBTQ + people were threats to Polish families.”
#Poland #Equality
04:08 PM - Feb 18, 2024
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“Set up the first-ever national infrastructure to stop evictions, scaling up the ARP-funded Emergency Rental Assistance program in over 400 communities across the country, helping 8 million renters and their families stay in their homes.”
10:52 AM - Feb 18, 2024
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“The effort is part of a larger regional initiative that will see 120 new charging stations installed on tribal lands across North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota.”
#NativeAmerican #EV #CleanEnergy #StandingRockSioux
04:42 PM - Feb 17, 2024
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“[B]elief in #ClimateChange is highest along the West Coast and East Coast. [D]enialism is highest in the central and southern parts of the country, with more than 20% of the populations of Oklahoma, Mississippi, Alabama, and North Dakota consisting of people who do not believe in climate change.”
10:14 AM - Feb 17, 2024
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“As a scholar of history and international affairs, it is clear to me that Trump does not seem to understand the many advantages the U.S. gets from being part of #NATO . Here are three major benefits”
05:10 PM - Feb 16, 2024
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“[Rinderle] said she chose the book because of its ‘anti-bullying message, to highlight that there were gender nonconforming students and other students with diverse identities in her school whose needs for acceptance were not being recognized or addressed.’”
#Resist #Georgia #LGBTQ
09:40 AM - Feb 16, 2024
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"[S]ome 75% of Gaza’s population of 2.3 million people are now internally displaced, and UN human rights experts warn that 'every single person in #Gaza is hungry, a quarter of the population are starving and struggling to find food and drinkable water, and famine is imminent'".
#genocide
05:21 PM - Feb 15, 2024
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“Marriage equality is now recognized in 36 countries, not only in the West but also in Asia, including Taiwan, Thailand and Nepal, according to the Marriage for All #Japan , a civil group which Suda is a member of.”
#LGBTQ #equality
01:21 PM - Feb 15, 2024
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“Black Americans are more likely than other racial and ethnic groups to feel that the #news #media misunderstand them because of their race or some other demographic trait.”
12:41 PM - Feb 14, 2024
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