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About eslkevin

I am a peace educator who has taken time to teach and work in countries such as the USA, Germany, Japan, Nicaragua, Mexico, the UAE, Kuwait, Oman over the past 4 decades.

Kearney, Missouri—‘This is a white town’– KC area family sues school district after racism


BIG PICTURE : A Black male student at Kearney High School was regularly subjected to white classmates hurling racial slurs, making monkey sounds and sending him threatening messages, according to a lawsuit filed against the school district this month. : The Kansas … Continue reading

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National Parks and Great Quotes


In 1872, the U.S. Congress established Yellowstone National Park, and in doing so created the first national park in America — and the world. Protected areas had existed before Yellowstone; in Europe, for example, wealthy landowners developed preservation areas to … Continue reading

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Too many developing countries lack access to vaccines, treatments and medical equipment to fight the coronavirus


Blog the Debt Biden, G7, G20 Host Second COVID Summit Posted: 13 May 2022 01:53 PM PDTLeaders Pledge Vaccines, Treatments and Health InvestmentBy Mizraim BelmanPresident Biden hosted heads of state and philanthropy and private sector leaders for a second summit on … Continue reading

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And It’s Planetary, Too as Well as Personal


The Personal Is Still Political And It’s Planetary, Too By Rebecca Gordon I have never said this publicly before, but in December 1974 I had an abortion. I was 22 years old, living in a cold, dark house in Portland, … Continue reading

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Why did the Baby Formula Weaken the Bacteria Safety Standards


BABY FORMULA INDUSTRY SUCCESSFULLY LOBBIED TO WEAKEN BACTERIA SAFETY TESTING STANDARDS The current formula shortage is traced in part to a contamination-induced shutdown at a key manufacturing plant. Lee Fang May 13 2022, 1:38 p.m. THE ABBOTT NUTRITION facility in Sturgis, Michigan, which … Continue reading

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Jesus Gets Us


Read Acceptance Anger Anxiety Arrested Broken relationships Bullied Enemies Isolation Judgment Loneliness Refugee Rejection Sex Workers Struggled financially Troublemakers Women’s equality

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These Schools improved P.E. to prioritize student interests and motivation


Six ways schools improved P.E. to prioritize student interests and motivation Linda Flanagan May 2022 Facebook Twitter Email Copy Link  (brown54486/iStock) Gym class can’t get a break. A highly unscientific sampling of the conventional wisdom on physical education reveals a … Continue reading

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Social-Media Disrupters–and Us


Social-Media Disrupters This past week, Elon Musk declared that he would allow Donald Trump back on Twitter, then wavered over his planned purchase of the social-media behemoth. As billionaire tech magnates dominate the public square and transform how we consume … Continue reading

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How The Pandemic May Be Fueling ‘Deaths Of Despair’ while Dealers are spiking drugs with fentanyl, and killing even more 


How The Pandemic May Be Fueling ‘Deaths Of Despair’ – NPR https://www.npr.org › 2021/01/26 › deaths-of-despair-ho… Jan 26, 2021 — As drug overdose deaths rise during the pandemic, a former White House economist says social isolation could be partly to blame. U.S. Sees Deadly Drug Overdose Spike During … Continue reading

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The Horror They Are Putting Our Non-Partisan Election Workers Through


Kevin, Imagine waking up in the middle of the night to a phone call from an unknown number. You answer it thinking it must be urgent, only to hear someone on the other end threatening to kill you.This isn’t a … Continue reading

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