and can they fulfill their oath?

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All decisions made should be guided by the facts presented. The evidence should be the sole deciding factor when the jury votes guilty or innocent.

Even through a screen, we need to be available for our students

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It is such a short amount of time, and we always have a lot to cover, but I know that teachers serve more than one role in their lives.

as the absence of consequences speaks volumes

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Peaceful protesters don’t come with these objects.

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Literally empty.

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In some parts of the United States, that is already happening.

and why it felt different this election

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We needed a win.

And why it isn’t about politics this time

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So it makes sense that this year’s election would be different than the norm too.

Observations and tips for this crazy year ahead

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We do it anyways.

Jacob Blake’s restraint might be the 8th bullet that kills him

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Did you know that 7–8% of deaths in spinal cord injuries are related to a pressure sore?

When your memory starts to fail, it can be hard to discern between illness, aging and stress. But that distinction can feel pretty important.

Photo of a man sitting on the ground outside at night with his head in his hand.
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Lisa Olsen

I am a teacher, with two kids, recently diagnosed with Lupus, and possibly other auto-immune conditions, living life to the fullest, while managing symptoms.

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