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  1. For wildfire safety, only particular masks guard against toxic particulate matterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 18 | Salon

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Toby Lewsadder stepped outside an Ace Hardware store wearing a simple one-strap dust mask.

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  2. Race, class and justice: After the midterms, a new way forward for DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | Salon

    We offer a 1-Hour Ad Free time pass, which lets you Read Now, and Pay Later No upfront registration for payment needed; cost is $0.50 per hour, pay only once you owe $5.00 7-Day Access and Monthly Subscriptions are also available This week's midterm elections are likely the most important in recent American history, a referendum on the present and future of the country's multiracial democracy. On one side there is Donald Trump and a Republican Party which has fully embraced white backlash politics and the lie that white Americans are under siege in "their own country."

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  3. Charlottesville's other Jim Crow legacy: separate and unequal educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2018 | Salon.com

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  4. Our fertilizer is killing us. Here's a fixRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | Salon

    It was January 15, 1881, and the U.S. envoy to Peru had to duck for cover. Bullets whizzed through a suburb of Lima, "pattering thick and fast upon the buildings around us," he later wrote back to Washington, D.C. Christiancy fled, throwing himself over walls and wading through ditches over an eight-mile run as shells from Chilean gunboats exploded around him, until he stumbled into his offices.

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  5. We can change politics - and ourselves - by canceling student debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2018 | Salon

    It began with a story. It wasn't an unusual one. In fact, 44 million Americans with student debt can tell their own versions of it.

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  6. Are polygraph tests reliable?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2018 | Salon

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  7. My nuclear family: The legacy of the Manhattan ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2018 | Salon

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  8. What's fueling the global rise in stimulant use? Experts have some theoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | Salon

    In the international community, the United States is often recognized for having one of the highest rates of non-prescription stimulant usage. Yet according to recent data, stimulant usage has risen globally in the past two years, especially in European countries.

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  9. Children with disabilities endure long waits for life-changing medical equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | Salon

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  10. Coping with heat waves: 5 essential readsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | Salon

    July is the hottest time of the year, so be well equipped for how to deal with the heat with these 5 helpful tips Oppressive heat across much of North America since the end of June has buckled roads and driven Major League Baseball players off the field . July is the warmest time of year for much of the nation, so more heat waves could develop in the coming weeks.

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  11. Wireless industry using First Amendment as a cudgel in its battle against safety warningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2018 | Salon.com

    Few people know that there are federal safety limits for exposure to the weak radiation emitted by cellphones and other wireless devices. There often is language about this embedded right in our phones, but finding it requires knowing where to look, wading through sometimes five or more steps and then making sense of the technical jargon.

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  12. Charlottesville white extremist identified as UCLA student, Northrop Grumman employeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Salon

    Michael Miselis took part in the Unite the Right rally. That hasn't damaged his U.S. government security clearance There likely isn't such a thing as a "typical" violent white extremist in America in 2018.

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  13. A liberal parenting paradox: Meticulously raising our kids while migrant families are torn apartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | Salon

    I remember the one time my son, aged two, was pulled from my arms. He screamed. He clung to my hair, the strands twined between his little fingers.

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  14. The West Coast soda wars threaten to engulf the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2018 | Salon

    A new frontier in the soda tax war is emerging along the west coast. Industry-funded committees have drawn up ballot measures to preempt voters' local soda tax initiatives in California, Oregon, and Washington state.

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  15. Fathers forgotten when it comes to services to help them be good parents, new study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | Salon

    Fathers have a significant impact on their children's well-being - an impact that begins even before the child is born. In fact, studies have shown that fathers who are involved during pregnancy have healthier children .

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  16. Suspension of California's aid-in-dying law leaves terminally ill patients in limboRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2018 | Salon

    Dozens of sick patients who counted on using state's medical aid-in-dying law may be in limbo for a month Dozens of terminally ill patients in California who counted on using the state's medical aid-in-dying law may be in limbo for a month after a court ruling that suspended the 2016 measure. A judge who ruled in May that the law was improperly enacted refused to vacate that decision at the request of advocates last week.

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  17. America's megalomaniacRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | Salon

    I spent last week at a conference in South Korea, during which time Trump went from seeking a meeting with Kim Jong Un to cancelling it, then suggesting it might be back on. "What does Trump want?" South Korean officials at the conference kept asking me.

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  18. When is insurance not really insurance? When you need pricey dental careRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | Salon

    I'm 61 years old and a San Francisco homeowner with an academic position at the University of California-Berkeley, which provides me with comprehensive health insurance. Yet, to afford the more than $50,000 in out-of-pocket expenses required for the restorative dental work I've needed in the past 20 years, I've had to rely on handouts - from my mom.

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  19. Thinking beyond Trump: Why we need a federal jobs guaranteeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | Salon

    We must not forget the economic frustrations that helped fuel Trump's election. For too long, too many Americans have faced lousy jobs or no jobs.

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  20. Do you know what's in your nail polish?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2018 | Salon

    Scott Pruitt's EPA is said to be sitting on a study that concludes-for the second time-that formaldehyde causes leukemia. "It appears that the agency may be succumbing to pressure from industry in its attempt to delay or block the publication of the formaldehyde health assessment," they wrote.

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