Huffingtonpost.com 6/18/2015"... John Legend has launched a campaign to end mass incarceration. The Grammy-winning singer announced the multiyear initiative, FREE AMERICA, on Monday. He will visit and perform at a correctional facility on Thursday in Austin, Texas, where he also will be part of a press conference with state legislators to discuss Texas' criminal justice system. ..."
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Ed.gov 6/17/2015"... The U.S. Department of Education announced today the award of more than $12.8 million in grants to help improve services and results for students with disabilities. "We must ensure that students with disabilities receive a world-class education and that their teachers are equipped to help them be successful," said U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. "These grants support important projects in schools across the country to help students with disabilities reach their full academic potential." ..."
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Usatoday.com 6/17/2015"... Despite these differences, each sport claims to believe in consistent fairness in their respective fields of play. But the overall apathy toward Solo — in contrast with the passionate fury against Rice and Hardy — presents to the nation and the world at large that the ethical standards of one do not apply to the other. ..."
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Youtube.com 6/17/2015"... Expelled under new policy, ex-Amherst College student files suit Amherst accused of ignoring evidence in alleged sexual assault. ..."
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Affirmativeconsent.com 6/17/2015"... Affirmative Consent laws and policies are making their way through the states - We will be tracking the "Yes Means Yes" movement through the world. Below is a listing of state by state campus and legislative policy making it's way across the US. ..."
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Yahoo.com 6/16/2015"... It’s a no-brainer: Eating a balanced diet helps you to look and feel good. And now researchers say that eating well may even help fight depression. A new scientific review published in the journal the Lancet Psychiatry that involved 18 researchers from around the world stresses the role that good nutrition plays in mental health. ..."
Read the entire article: https://www.yahoo.com/health/the-growing-link-between-nutrition-and-mental-121200182097.html