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Poor Women, Kids Need Food Stamps Not Millionaires, Lottery Winners

The Trump Administration is right to close this loophole.

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Is Marriage Becoming a Luxury Item?

Fewer believe that they have the economic security to marry.

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Nearly Half U.S. Homeless Live in One State: California

Five U. S. cities with highest homelessness rates: San Francisco, Los Angeles, Santa Rosa, San Jose, and Seattle.

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Why Ilhan Omar is So Wrong to Compare Border Detention of Illegal Immigrants to Slavery

Border detainees are not slaves they are lawbreakers.

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What (Professional) Women Want: Two New Studies Show Disproportionate Percentage Prefer Part-time Work

The studies survey lawyers and doctors.

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Two Truths and a Lie: United Nations

Can you identify which of the following is NOT true about the United Nations?

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Apparently Scrambling for Cover, New York Times Kavanaugh Duo Blame Their Editors for Omission of Crucial Facts

Yep, the latest Kavanaugh "bombshell" detonated in the newsroom, but I doubt if mainstream journalists will be inspired to return to fact-based reporting.

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OpEd

No, Justice Ginsburg, we don't need a constitutional amendment to protect equal rights for women

Via The Hill

by Inez Feltscher Stepman

But Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is determined to lend her support to an amendment that could make it impossible for U.S. law to draw any distinction between the two sexes.

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A Vaping Ban Won’t Solve The Problem, It Will Only Make It Worse

Via Townhall

by Julie Gunlock

The usually quiet first lady spoke for millions of mothers when she expressed her concern about growing rates of teen vaping.

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The rape kit ‘backlog’ narrative lets police off the hook

Via The Boston Globe

by Jennifer C. Braceras

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Why is Marsha Lazareva still being held captive in Kuwait?

Via New York Post

by Elisha Maldonado

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Will It Be Game-Set-Match for Women's Sports?

by Jennifer C. Braceras

A U.S. Supreme Court transgender discrimination case could carry unintended consequences for female athletes, the authors argue.

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TV

Partisan Party Politics Turns American Voters Off • Lou Dobbs Tonight

UAW Strike Signals Uncertainty in Auto Industry • Making Money

Bashing Billionaires Dissuades Everyone from Trying to Reach the Top • Making Money

Radio

Should Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh Be Impeached? • WGBH • Listen >>>

China, a techno-repressive surveillance state: from 1989 to 2019, the Red Chinese have learned nothing • The John Batchelor Show • Listen >>>

Walmart to Stop Alaska Handgun Sales, End Sales of Short-Barrel Rifle and Handgun Ammo Nationwide • Steve Gruber Show • Listen >>>

Mentions

Independent Women’s Forum: Girls’ and Women’s Sports in Jeopardy

Via National Review

by Jennifer C. Braceras

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Location, location, huge mortgage, location

Via Joanne Jacobs

by Carrie L. Lukas

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By Executive Order, Michigan Becomes First State to Ban Flavored Electronic Cigarettes

Via The Federalist

by Julie Gunlock

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