Seattle citizens who suffer cardiac arrest are five times as likely to survive as elsewhere; residents there have to learn CPR to graduate from high school or to get a driver's license.
The Haudenosaunee — Builders of the Longhouse — have a belief that no person is entitled to own land; rather we are caretakers for future generations.
In a wealthy country, community groups should not have to provide the care our veterans deserve; that is the solemn duty of government.
By doing away with the pre- and post-assessment tests for evaluations, the Guilderland teachers' union took a bold step for students' welfare that other districts should follow.
In the face of declining enrollment and tight funds, rather than advocate for keeping one school over another, we need to work together to find a common solution.
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