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30 Children of Anti-Vaxxers Tell Us Their Stories | 22 Words

At this point, it’s common knowledge that vaccines haven’t been linked with autism. Doctors have checked and checked again, but nothing credible has ever come up. Still, there are people who identify as ‘anti-vaxxers’ and decline to vaccinate their children. Now, in a packed Reddit thread, those peoples’ children have a few things to say about it. […]

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Eric Garner Case: Matt Taibbi on Lessons Learned From Police Killing – Rolling Stone

Eric Garner’s ‘I can’t breathe’ death stirred outrage in 2014. Since then, official reactions have been alarming and sobering Source: Eric Garner Case: Matt Taibbi on Lessons Learned From Police Killing – Rolling Stone

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Taibbi: Why You Should Care About the Julian Assange, Wikileaks Case – Rolling Stone

If you’re worried about Trump’s assault on the press, news of a Wikileaks indictment is the real scare story Source: Taibbi: Why You Should Care About the Julian Assange, Wikileaks Case – Rolling Stone

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South London – My Autistic Dance

I sit on high, People drift like snow Against the stage, Covering the silence With the murmur Of myriad voices Source: South London – My Autistic Dance

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Quotes That Helped Me | Finding Hope

Knowing me and my affinity for words, it should come as no great surprise that the quotes of other people have always played a big part in my life. I’ve collected them, filled notebooks and blogs, … Source: Quotes That Helped Me | Finding Hope

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The Solar System Quilt: In 1876, a Teacher Creates a Handcrafted Quilt to Use as a Teaching Aid in Her Astronomy Class | Open Culture

Dedicated teachers often go well beyond the call of duty, sacrificing large amounts of free time for the betterment of their classrooms and their pupils. Source: The Solar System Quilt: In 1876, a Teacher Creates a Handcrafted Quilt to Use as a Teaching Aid in Her Astronomy Class | Open Culture

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Edge Of Tomorrow – DeveReaux’s Newfound Words

This is it The edge of tomorrow I told you how much I loved you How much I cared You nodded, but left me by the wayside I nodded, but kneeled on the inside My watches stopped, my heart nearly crept Into the shell of my soul and passed out They told me it would end […]