How Grassroots Organizing and Popular Protest Defeated NC’s Bathroom Governor I really appreciated this data-based analysis from Tom Jensen of Public Policy Polling on how North Carolina Governor lost his re-election effort (the first to do so in NC history). First, polls show that McCrory's policies were widely unpopular, and that was before the anti-transgender [...]
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As the Holiday season approaches, it is the perfect time to explore other cultures and traditions with your child. How? We’ve got you covered! Below are some book suggestions and fun activities that will help strengthen your child’s social awareness skills. Social awareness is one of the five social-emotional development skills as listed by experts [...]
Taken together, President-Elect Trump’s appointments to date present a significant threat to our democracy, to the people of our country, and to our economy: · Rep. Tom Price, nominated for Secretary of Health and Human Services, has made dismantling the Affordable Care Act a landmark goal of his political career. Price’s stated goal is to kick nearly [...]
We’re really not that different, promise. Not a week goes by that there isn’t a new blog post or online article talking about the ways military spouses and military families are different from others. (For the sake of this piece, let’s call non-military families ‘civilian families.’) The military community spends so much time playing up [...]