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Economic refugees flee Sydney for NYC

Brigid Delaney Sydney Morning Herald I finish my delicious, very large chicken and salad sandwich ($5), before taking the train ($2.25) home to my massive apartment ($400 a week), stopping off on the way at a bar to meet some … Continue reading

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Empathy doesn’t extend across the political aisle

Lucy Hyde EurekAlert When we try to put ourselves in someone else’s shoes, we usually go all the way, assuming that they feel the same way we do. But a new study published in Psychological Science, a journal of the … Continue reading

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People & Power: The Cancer Sell

Sarah MacDonald Al Jazeera People & Power goes undercover to investigate the alternative therapy clinics offering cancer patients little but false hope. One reader’s comment: Very biased piece. I was on that bus tour Sarah was not. When her crew … Continue reading

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Mom Says Prickly School Cop Killed Her Son

Source: CN A 14-year-old boy got into a fight at a school bus stop and the school district’s police officer responded by shooting him to death, the boy’s mother says. She says the cop had been reprimanded 16 times in … Continue reading

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Cyber bullying spiralling out of control in NSW schools

Source: Daily Telegraph ONLINE spats between school children are spiralling out of control, leading to hate messages, violence and even death threats. Experts say 10 per cent of all children now claim to have been cyber-bullied. The enraged father of … Continue reading

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