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TEPCO Handling Fukushima Water Leaks ‘Like Whack-a-Mole’ | InsideClimate News

TEPCO’s handling of radioactive water at Fukushima has been like “whack-a-mole”, a minister said Monday after visiting the battered plant, pledging Japan’s government would step up its involvement at the site.

TEPCO Handling Fukushima Water Leaks ‘Like Whack-a-Mole’ | InsideClimate News.

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August 29, 2013 at 1:51 am

Posted in Sustainability

Miley Cyrus’ “Sluttiness” Is The Least of Our Problems

Sadly, we live in a world where the sexuality of young women is more threatening (and more terrifying) than anything else.

Miley Cyrus’ “Sluttiness” Is The Least of Our Problems.

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August 29, 2013 at 1:41 am

Posted in Sexism

Why it’s different for girls: slut-shaming in the digital age

A culture that hates women for having sex is one that simply hates women

Why it’s different for girls: slut-shaming in the digital age.

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August 21, 2013 at 10:37 am

Posted in Sexism

“Indescribably insane”: A public school system from hell – Salon.com

The governor has no trouble coming up with money to build new prisons, which will serve as future homes for all too many children of Philadelphia who are being failed and tossed aside by adult leadership, if you can call it that.

The pattern has become clear: defund the schools, precipitate a crisis and use that as an excuse to further attack the schools, pushing them closer and closer to a point of no return. The $50 million to open the schools this year is just the latest and most immediate example of three years of brinkmanship.

“Indescribably insane”: A public school system from hell – Salon.com.

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August 20, 2013 at 12:32 pm

Posted in Education

Twitter / UltraViolet: Believe it or not, lots of …

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August 17, 2013 at 3:41 pm

Posted in Safety, Violence