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Family drama reveals detention contortions - Eureka Street

Family drama reveals detention contortions - Eureka Street | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Ranjini turned up for a routine catch-up with her caseworker only to be told she was deemed a security risk and that she and her young sons would be detained indefinitely. Days later she found out she was pregnant.
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Why do ambitious women have flat heads?

Why do ambitious women have flat heads? | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Dame Stephanie Shirley is the most successful tech entrepreneur you never heard of. In the 1960s, she founded a pioneering all-woman software company in the UK, which was ultimately valued at $3 billion, making millionaires of 70 of her team members. In this frank and often hilarious talk, she explains why she went by “Steve,” how she upended the expectations of the time, and shares some sure-fire ways to identify ambitious women …
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Guilty/not guilty: feds want them treated the same - InDaily | Adelaide News

Guilty/not guilty: feds want them treated the same - InDaily | Adelaide News | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Legal, mental health and disability experts are lining up across the country to condemn a little-known Federal Government move to treat people found not guilty of a crime the same as convicted criminals, InDaily can reveal.
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Integrated care: the end of the hospital as we know it?

Integrated care: the end of the hospital as we know it? | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
While integrated care clearly means change for hospital-based professionals, it is not by definition opposed to the institutional interests of hospital providers, says Chris Naylor. Hospitals are often seen as an impediment to integrated care. The concern frequently voiced is that their dominant role in the health system makes it harder for commissioners to shift resources into the community and to develop more co-ordinated services that cross organisational boundaries.
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The Trans-Pacific Partnership: it might be about trade, but it’s far from free • Inside Story

The Trans-Pacific Partnership: it might be about trade, but it’s far from free • Inside Story | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
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Modelling the mob: How computers can predict violence

Modelling the mob: How computers can predict violence | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Researchers are increasingly using computer models to predict violence in developing nations. Andy Extance reports.
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White House Issues Saturday Night Iran Deal Warning To The Senate

White House Issues Saturday Night Iran Deal Warning To The Senate | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- In an effort to reassert control over the domestic political debate surrounding sensitive negotiations on Iran’s nuclear program, the White House penned a letter Saturday night warning senators to hold back on legislation that wou...
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Green Climate Fund confirms Australia has no direct say in contribution spending

Green Climate Fund confirms Australia has no direct say in contribution spending | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Executive director Héla Cheikhrouhou says governments cannot stipulate how money is spent, contradicting earlier claim by environment minster Greg Hunt
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Will The Supreme Court Kill Obamacare?

Will The Supreme Court Kill Obamacare? | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
The future of Obamacare was likely decided last week by the Supreme Court in the case known simply as King v. Burwell. A first poll of opinions is already known to the nine justices ‒ who met privately (no clerks) on Friday to discuss the case and cast a kind [...]
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Vladimir Putin reveals giving secret order to seize Crimea

Vladimir Putin reveals giving secret order to seize Crimea | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Vladimir Putin has revealed the moment he says he gave the secret order for Russia's annexation of Crimea.
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France's Front National party expected to make sweeping gains in this month's local elections

France's Front National party expected to make sweeping gains in this month's local elections | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
The rise of the French far right continues apace. And, despite a wave of revelations that it has fielded racist, bizarre and geriatric candidates, the Front National could make sweeping gains in important elections this month.
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The Fallout of Workers’ Comp ‘Reforms’: 5 Tales of Harm

Injured workers share their stories, revealing the real-life impact of rollbacks that have been spreading across the country.
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Domestic violence in Australia: interim report

Domestic violence in Australia: interim report | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Concerned about government funding cuts to a broad range of services essential to supporting victims of domestic violence, this report recommends the Commonwealth Government restore funding cuts from legal services, housing and homelessness services and the Department of Social Services grants program, and guarantee funding under the National Partnership Agreement on Homelessness for at least four years.
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Lynton Crosby: can the ‘Lizard of Oz’ win the election for the Tories?

Lynton Crosby: can the ‘Lizard of Oz’ win the election for the Tories? | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
The blunt-speaking political strategist helped Australia’s Liberal party to four victories in a row. Will his hard-right message reach the voters that Old Etonians cannot?
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The business of child detention: charitable co-option, migrant advocacy and activist outrage

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14 Million Children Suffering as Result of War in Syria and Iraq, Unicef Says

14 Million Children Suffering as Result of War in Syria and Iraq, Unicef Says | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
The report was one of a slew of statements by international relief agencies detailing the plight of Syrian civilians in a conflict that has killed more than 200,000 people.
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Fortress Australia: Asylum Seeker and Migrant Death Statistics - Abolish Foreignness

Fortress Australia: Asylum Seeker and Migrant Death Statistics - Abolish Foreignness | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
This page collects and publishes information on deaths (including those missing at sea and presumed dead) connected with Australian border controls, Australia’s migrant prisons, or irregular travel to Australia by asylum seekers and migrants. If you are aware of corrections or data that should be reflected on this page, please submit a comment. The toll…Read more →
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Indonesian Minister Threatens A 'Human Tsunami' Of Refugees Over Bali Nine

Indonesian Minister Threatens A 'Human Tsunami' Of Refugees Over Bali Nine | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Indonesian Minister Threatens A 'Human Tsunami' Of Refugees Over Bali Nine
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The terrible loneliness of growing up poor in Robert Putnam’s America

The terrible loneliness of growing up poor in Robert Putnam’s America | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
The Harvard political scientist wants to change how Americans view poor kids — and what we talk about in the 2016 election.
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Pentagon's $11 Billion Healthcare Record System Will Be Obsolete Before It's Even Built

Pentagon's $11 Billion Healthcare Record System Will Be Obsolete Before It's Even Built | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Americans, it is said, are living in the midst of an information revolution.  Every facet of commerce and culture is being transformed by internet-driven technologies that greatly increase the speed of transactions while affording users unprecedented insight and options.  But revolutions aren't tidy affairs -- some sectors of the economy such as the [...]
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Avijit Roy was hacked to death for his secular views. Let’s share his story | Alom Shaha

Avijit Roy was hacked to death for his secular views. Let’s share his story | Alom Shaha | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Those who challenge religion challenge power. Exercising free speech puts some people in grave danger, and the least we can do is back them up
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