ACLU of Michigan: Whether you count by hours, days, months, or years it still adds up the same: WAY TOO LONG. 3 years of the #FlintWaterCrisis
Social Justice Solutions 04/29/2017
To succeed at making real change on the federal, state, local and grassroots levels, Green For All needs your help in creating an inclusive green economy strong enough to lift people out of poverty.
Social Justice Solutions 04/29/2017

Green For All

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As the Flint water crisis has unfolded, many of our community members have asked for information about how they might become engaged. We are establishing this page as an information source for people interested in learning about the crisis, those needing services, and those interested in opportuniti...
Social Justice Solutions 04/29/2017

Flint Water Crisis | the MSU School of Social Work

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Chrissie Kelly
National data suggests that the growing rate of dangerous drug use is fueling a growing reliance on foster care in America. #DrugUse, #FosterCare, #Opioids, #Policy
National data suggests that the growing rate of dangerous drug use is

Western States Face Spikes in Drug Use, Foster Care • SJS

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One possibility is that that higher levels of gender equality leads to more women reporting violence from their partners, while countries with less equality underreport.
#DomesticViolence, #EU, #GenderEquality, #IntimatePartnerViolence
One possibility is that that higher levels of gender equality leads to

The Relationship Between Gender Equality and Domestic Violence • SJS

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Maybe like Polaris they seem distant but when you look for them they can always be trusted to be steadfast right where you’d expect them to be and that stability is comforting to you and from that you draw self-confidence and can then go on your way.
#Guidance, #NorthStar, #Support
Maybe like Polaris they seem distant but when you look for them

Your Own Northern Star • SJS

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A scan done in March by the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL), through StateNet, of bills introduced in 2017 that specifically include adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) in the text produced a surprising number of bills — close to 40 — in a 18 states.
#Aces, #AdverseChildhoodExperience, #Policy, #Research
A scan done in March by the National Conference of State Legislatures

States produce a bumper crop of ACEs bills in 2017—nearly 40 bills in 18 states • SJS

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Social Justice Solutions 04/27/2017

Register Now for the July 9-12, 2017 Political Boot Camp • CRISP

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Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez (D-IL) issued a statement in response to the news that Juan Manuel Montes, a DREAMer with DACA, had been deported by agents from the Department of Homeland Security in February. " If you came to this country when you were a young child and have DACA, then the United Sta...
Social Justice Solutions 04/27/2017

Gutiérrez On Reports Of Deported DREAMer With DACA

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Honesty is the best policy but that doesn’t mean the interview is a confessional.
#Interview, #JobInterview, #Lying
Honesty is the best policy but that doesn’t mean the interview is a confessional

Lying In Job Interviews? Oh, Oh… • SJS

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April the Giraffe, and Animal Adventure Park, never knew they would be instigating a social experiment. However, with the time that passed and the number of people involved, the opportunity to learn about each other and to acknowledge the benefit of a shared experience cannot be overlooked.
#AceStudy, #AprilTheGiraffe, #Neurobiology, #Trauma
April the Giraffe and Animal Adventure Park never knew they would be

April the Giraffe: An unplanned social experiment and what we can learn from it • SJS

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Join the team! The UN Women HeForShe team is looking for an awesome creative social media intern! ???? [ Bit.ly Link ] #HeForShe
Social Justice Solutions 04/26/2017
We got your back Wednesday!
#doctorwho #semester
We got your back Wednesday
doctorwho semester
That’s a wonderful thing about doing things yourself; you can point to what you’ve done and feel good about what you’ve achieved.
#CareerAdvice, #Decisions, #Opinion
Thats a wonderful thing about doing things yourself you can point to

Reliance and Empowerment • SJS

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The idea that there is racial bias in policing is now so accepted that the president of the International Association of Chiefs of Police issued a public apology.
#ChildAbuse, #PoliceShootings, #Racism
The idea that there is racial bias in policing is now so

Race, Journalism and Child Welfare: The Double Standards Run Deep • SJS

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We are so proud of you CRISP Advisory Board member #CharlynStanberry! Growing up I always thought I would be behind a news desk. Thank you @FOX5Vegas for fulfilling this little girl's dream. #NABShow
Social Justice Solutions 04/25/2017
Courtney Kidd
So ask yourself the honest and courageous question. How are you resisting life?
#DefenseMechanisms, #Trauma, #TheResistance
So ask yourself the honest and courageous question How are you resisting life

Embracing the Resistance • SJS

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While here is a bit chilly and rainy, just a reminder that today is the perfect date!
While here is a bit chilly and rainy just a reminder that today is the perfect date