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The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Issues Statement Expressing Disappointment over the Supreme Court's Ruling on the DAPA and DACA Case

Jul 22, 2016, 14:59 ET The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Issues Statement Expressing Disappointment over the Supreme Court's Ruling on the DAPA and DACA Case

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On July 15, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, by majority vote, issued a statement expressing disappointment over the Supreme Court's 4-4 ruling in United States v. Texas, regarding the Administration's Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA) and an expanded Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals...


Jul 22, 2016, 06:00 ET Flashpoint's New Research Illuminates Jihadists' Digital Toolbox

NEW YORK, July 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Flashpoint, the global leader in Deep & Dark Web data and intelligence, today released a new research report titled Tech for Jihad: Dissecting Jihadists'...


Jul 22, 2016, 07:30 ET Update: Brigham and Women's Hospital Faulkner Nurses Holding Informational Picket on Friday, July 22

BOSTON, Mass., July 22, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 385 Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital (BWFH) nurses, represented by the Massachusetts Nurses Association (MNA), will hold an...


Jul 22, 2016, 01:09 ET Statement from Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, Pastor and President of the National Hispanic Leadership Conference (NHCLC) Regarding Donald Trump's Republican National Convention Speech

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- "It's not enough to simply say you want to keep America safe, while marginalizing entire communities in the same breath. To keep America...


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Jun 27, 2016, 11:00 ET Intrusive Parents May Lead Children to Be Overly Self-critical: NUS Study

SINGAPORE, June 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Parents may have high expectations of their children's academic performance and some may demonstrate this by urging the child to achieve good grades, while others may over-react when the child makes mistakes. However, parents should be mindful of their behavi


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