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Wake UP Parents: The Effects of Hyper Sexualization of Young Girls

Geena Davis, Academy Award Winning Actor & Founder of Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, discusses the hyper sexualization of girls and the roles that they play in the media today, and the effects that it is having on children today

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How One Homeless Teenage Mother Broke the Cycle of Poverty


Since Superstorm Sandy pounded the East Coast, New Jersey food banks are in high demand, some feeding twice as many families as before, npr.org reports. And as Thanksgiving approaches, some food banks are struggling to bring turkeys to their families’ tables.

The Food Bank of Monmouth and Ocean County has distributed over 250,000 meals in the last two weeks alone, executive director Carlos Rodriguez told nj.com.

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