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18
Dec

International Migrants Day

December 18th is International Migrants Day. Created by the United Nations, the day is observed “with the aim of creating more dialogues and interactions within countries and regions, as well as propelling …

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17
Dec

Reflections on Rewriting the Sentence

The current issue of the Federal Sentencing Reporter explores recent developments in sentencing reform, including a set of commentaries emerging from Columbia University and the Aleph Institute’s June 2019 ‘‘Rewriting the Sentence’’ …

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11
Dec

Common Spiders in the Wild

by Richard A. Bradley, author of Common Spiders of North America I grew up chasing lizards and snakes in the barley and garbanzo bean fields, and sage-filled canyons, around my boyhood home …

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10
Dec

The Human Rights of Youth

Human Rights Day is observed every year on December 10th—the day the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948. A milestone document, it proclaimed the inalienable human rights …

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05
Dec

Working for SNAP

by Maggie Dickinson, author of Feeding the Crisis: Care and Abandonment in America’s Food Safety Net The Trump Administration just approved a new rule that will cut an estimated 700,000 unemployed and …

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