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Meta Post: Interrupting the Threat of Violence

                This week, we focused on the problem of gang violence, particularly in cities like Chicago where it runs rampant, in regards to the Interrupters, a group of former gang members who work to decrease this epidemic through their good … Continue reading

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Launch Post: Wal-Mart: Save Money, Live Better? Not so much.

           104 degree factories. Seventeen cents an hour. Thirteen-year-old kids slaving away in a sweatshop somewhere in Bangladesh or China.  All for companies like Nike, Wal-Mart, or Disney (which ironically has the slogan “The Happiest Place on Earth.”). The shocking … Continue reading

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