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Five Things Monsanto Doesn't Want You to Know About GMOs

Five Things Monsanto Doesn't Want You to Know About GMOs | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
The facts about GMOs are nothing like what the biotech industry would like you to think.
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Women's Organization | Volunteer Opportunities | Soroptimist | Live Your Dream

Women's Organization | Volunteer Opportunities | Soroptimist | Live Your Dream | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
Take action to end domestic violence. Learn about the facts, statistics and see sample policies to protect survivors in the workplace.
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Foreign Cars That Are Illegal in USA | Autofluence

Foreign Cars That Are Illegal in USA | Autofluence | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
1987 BMW M6 (auto-word.com)For those who simply can’t get their car fix in the American auto market, foreign markets offer a variety of vehicles unlike Unc
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Human Trafficking/Involuntary Servitude

Human Trafficking/Involuntary Servitude | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
Under its human trafficking program, the Bureau investigates matters where a person was induced to engage in commercial sex acts or perform any labor or service through force, fraud, or coercion.
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How Protecting Animals Benefits Us, Too - An Animal Rights Article from all-creatures.org

How Protecting Animals Benefits Us, Too - An Animal Rights Article from all-creatures.org | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
How Protecting Animals Benefits Us, Too - All of God's creatures have rights,
includes both human and non-human animals
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Gun control is not the answer: Opposing view

Gun control is not the answer: Opposing view | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
There will always be people who fall through the cracks, writes Robert Farago, publisher of thetruthaboutguns.com.
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The Gender Pay Gap - Myth vs. Fact | National Organization for Women

The Gender Pay Gap - Myth vs. Fact | National Organization for Women | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
In the United States, according to an estimate published by the Institute for Women's Policy Research, the wage gap will not close at this rate until 2058,
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Importing a Motor Vehicle | U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Importing a Motor Vehicle | U.S. Customs and Border Protection | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
WarningImported motor vehicles are subject to safety standards under the Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 1966, revised under the Imported Vehicle Safety Compliance Act of 1988; to bumper standards under the Motor Vehicle Information and Cost Savings Act of 1972, which became effective in 1978; and to air pollution control standards under the Clean Air Act of 1968, as amended in 1977, and 1990.
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Government Debt in the United States - Debt Clock

Government Debt in the United States - Debt Clock | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
Government Debt in the United States, total, federal, state, and local. Source: OMB, US Census Bureau.
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5 arguments against gun control — and why they are all wrong

5 arguments against gun control — and why they are all wrong | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
"No laws could have prevented the tragedy" and other gun myths, debunked
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Driving under the influence - Wikipedia

Driving under the influence - Wikipedia

The name of the offense varies from jurisdiction to jurisdiction and from legal to colloquial terminology. In the USA, the specific criminal offense is usually called driving under the influence (DUI), but in some states 'driving while intoxicated' (DWI), 'operating while impaired' (OWI), or 'operating a vehicle under the influence' (OVI).

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GMO Education - Institute for Responsible Technology

GMO Education - Institute for Responsible Technology | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
What is a GMO? A GMO (genetically modified organism) is the result of a laboratory process where genes from the DNA of one species are extracted and artificially forced into the genes of an unrelated plant or animal. The foreign genes may come from bacteria, viruses, insects, animals or even humans. Because this involves the… Read More GMO Education
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A Same-Sex Domestic Violence Epidemic Is Silent

A Same-Sex Domestic Violence Epidemic Is Silent | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
Typical framing of partner abuse as a heterosexual issue—with men abusing women—does a disservice to victims in abusive homosexual relationships.
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What is Animal Welfare and why is it important? | National Animal Interest Alliance

What is Animal Welfare and why is it important? | National Animal Interest Alliance | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
The difference between Animal Rights & Animal Welfare |
Some people use the terms animal welfare and animal rights interchangeably, suggesting that they represent the same concerns, principles and practices. But the differences between the tw
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US Gun Deaths, 1999-2014 - Gun Control - ProCon.org

US Gun Deaths, 1999-2014 - Gun Control - ProCon.org | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
Charts of US Gun Deaths, 1999-2014 - Suicides, Homicides, Unintentional Deaths, Legal Intervention Deaths, Deaths from Undetermined Consequences
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The Discovery of Global Warming - A History

The Discovery of Global Warming - A History | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
The history of research on climate change from the 19th century to the present, told in a set of hyperlinked essays
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Texas Gun Laws - Our Texas Gun Laws made Simple!

The Basics. Q: How long is the waiting period to buy a Handgun / Shotgun / Rifle in Texas? A: There is no waiting period for purchasing a firearm in the state
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Don't Buy Into The Gender Pay Gap Myth

Don't Buy Into The Gender Pay Gap Myth | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
But the White House and others who promote the myth are manipulating statistics in a way to convince women that they are the victims of systematic societal discrimination, and, therefore, stand to benefit from further government action.
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Illegal Imports: Keep Your Car From the Crusher | Autofluence

Illegal Imports: Keep Your Car From the Crusher | Autofluence | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
A Land Rover Defender met an unfortunate and premature demise in Baltimore earlier this year. Kevin Rector of The Baltimore Sun broke the story which insta
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Why Investors Shouldn't Want to Pay off the National Debt

Why Investors Shouldn't Want to Pay off the National Debt | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
James Grant peddled common misunderstandings in arguing that every American owes $42,998.12 thanks to Washington's free-spending ways.
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6-Year-Old Killed by Drunk Driver in Pennsylvania: Cops

6-Year-Old Killed by Drunk Driver in Pennsylvania: Cops | Taking a Stand | Scoop.it
20-year-old Travis Grayson allegedly told cops he drank 10 beers and smoked marijuana
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