Category Archives: Public Health

Infanticide as a tactic to increase dominant males’ opportunity for sex

by Olivia LaRosa, November 20, 2014 “The study confirms that infanticide isn’t some curious thing caused by humans encroaching on animal territory, it is a male tactic to improve their mating opportunities,” said Kit Opie, from the University College London. … Continue reading

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No one cares about Joni Ernst – not even the Koch Bros.

by Olivia LaRosa, October 28,2014 Since the candidacy of Joni Ernst for the office of US Senator came to my attention, I started sampling coverage of her campaign through news media feeds. Here are the things I have learned: Joni … Continue reading

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Viewpoints: Indefinite solitary confinement violates human rights

  http://www.s         Guards look in on teen prisoners in solitary confinement and mark logs. By Angela Y. Davis Special to The Bee Published: Monday, Aug. 12, 2013 – 12:00 am | Page 9A California prisoners are now … Continue reading

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Why the Romney/Ryan ticket must be defeated

Aggreggated by Olivia LaRosa, September 8, 2012 http://kurteichenwald.com/2012/09/the-five-reasons-why-romneyryan-must-be-defeated-in-2012-and-why-conservatives-should-hope-they-are/ The GOP must be stopped in 2012. The future of America’s ideals of democracy – and of the Republican Party itself – could well be at stake. Contrary to how it might … Continue reading

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When I think of optimists…

Noam Chomsky heads my list of rational optimistic people Top Ten: Howard Richards, Nouriel Roubini, Vandana Shiva, Ward Churchill, Amy Goodman, Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, for the 2006 White House Correspondents Dinner Keynote, Bernie Sanders, Alan Grayson, Catherine Austin Fitts, … Continue reading

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