Florida’s Columbine: Youth Spirit More Powerful Than Guns

Ji Chamosile
After the Marjory Stoneman Douglas (MSD) high school shooting in Florida on February 14, the voice of youth is finally being heard. They want to put an end to violence. Students are standing up to adults, pushing for change, not just prayers. ...
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Seattle Mayor Signs Executive Order Requiring Body Cameras on Patrol Officers

Mayor Ed Murray of Seattle, working with City Attorney Pete Holmes, signed an Executive Order requiring all Seattle Police patrol officers to wear body-worn video cameras (body cameras). ...
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Cafe Valet Names San Francisco ‘Most Pretentious American City’

Noting an increase in macchiato swirls, poetry readings, Moleskines, and animal acupuncturists, San Francisco has been named as "America's Most Pretentious City." ...
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San Francisco Metro Area Ranks Highest in LGBT Percentage

San Jose may be the most surprising metro area to be among the 10 lowest, because it is home to the Silicon Valley and many technology companies that have been among the most vocal supporters of LGBT rights in corporate America.
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The San Francisco metropolitan area has the highest percentage of the adult population who identify as LGBT of any of the top 50 U.S. metropolitan areas. ...
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Funeral Home Cancels Service After 15 Minutes Due to Same-Sex Kissing

Protesters stand in support of lesbian widow whose wife's funeral was cancelled. AP Photo
Top News Faith and Religion National
According to Silva, the family paid New Hope Ministries $400 for the service and someone from the church walked a refund over to Newcomer for the family. ...
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