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Antoinette Tuff: Meet the Woman Who Prevented a Mass School Shooting Yesterday

Incase you haven’t already heard this incredible story.

NYTimes: N.C.A.A. Restores Marine’s Eligibility to Play Football

Justice.

NYTimes: Crowdsourcing, for the Birds

Finally! One stop for all of your bird related trivia!

Portland passes citywide sick leave ordinance

NY1 New Yorker of the Week: Nadia Owens Shares Her Experience With Teen Moms

School Reform Program Targets Students at Risk of Falling Behind, Dropping Out | PBS NewsHour | March 11, 2013 | PBS

Submitted by: Jackie Hayes

3.11.2013 - Via Jackie Hayes and ADAC
“Por Ella” Mom’s who inspired women who are at the forefront of changing history… Undocumented stay at home mother Carmen Irene and her daughters,  space lover Asuzena Castro (left, 12) and engineering student Maria Castro (right, 19), are inspired by each other and dreaming of (and working for) a bright future for themselves, their family and their country.
Find out more at www.unitedwedream.org and www.theadc.org

Nobel Prize Economist Paul Krugman describes why we're not in as bad of economic shape as the "fearmongering" would imply.

NYC Deputy Mayor Linda Gibbs talks to PBS about alleviating poverty in NYC and beyond.

GOOD Lite: Inspiring Kids Tell TED Their Awesome Ideas About the Future of Learning

GOOD Lite: Inspiring Kids Tell TED Their Awesome Ideas About the Future of Learning. http://goo.gl/mag/yWxzOiI