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POOREST NATIONS
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These are some of the Poorest Countries in the World this calendar year 2024 and humanity should have learned our lesson.

STUDENTS ARRESTED
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Hundreds of students have been arrested for campus protesting on dozens East and West Coast American Colleges and Universities.

Chaotic and thrilling: Columbia’s radio station is live from the student protests

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2024/apr/26/columbia-protests-stude…

As pro-Palestinian demonstrations roil campus, the station’s undergraduate reporters – working 18 hour days – have become an essential news source

 

LEGAL vs ILLEGAL
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Love trumps hate. There aren’t illegal migrants entering the USA. There are illegal GOP Congress members who won’t change laws.

The following is our commentary expressing sentiments about immigration and the need for legislative change. If you have anything specific to add or you'd like to discuss this topic, feel free to let #CityImages https://cimages.me/ know. We're here to help. Express yourself here. On or offline: cityimages3@gmail.com

GOP TT

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Republican candidates are crawling over each other to try and outdo competitors on their levels of Toughness and Testosterone.

They appear to think that when Russian President Vladimir Putin was shown shirtless, many far-right GOP dopes argued that the USA would be better off if the leader could be that macho. Some have resulted in attacking Mickey Mose, banning books, and wearing high heels. One new non-GOP candidate has apparently resulted in using steroids or hormonal enhancement.

CANNABIS CHANGES
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New laws no in effect after advocacy, activism, and support, dozens of weed laws took effect around the country this month:

In the following places, there's no more need to hide the weed.

MO-RON DISASTER?
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Ain't no sunshine till he's gone -  Finally once and for all away from The State Capitol of Florida's Sunshine State of confusion.

Who’s middle name is a tribute to the singer Dion DiMucci? Wonder Why. That's My Desire Where Or When?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=umsNv-3ROVM

STRIKE=HUELGA
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More than 11,000 WGA members of the Writers Guild of America are on strike today for the first time in 15 over a decade.

This action will affect our favorite TV shows after, WGA members voted 98 percent in favor of going on strike if no new deal is reached with studios over reduced job opportunities and the loss of some sources of income due to an industry shift toward streaming services.

US HOUSE & SENATE JOBS

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Write to your Congressional US Representatives to force them to do their jobs and review their primary federal functions.

These include representation, legislation, constituency service, oversight and investigation, advice, and consent.

Under the Constitution, the House of Representatives has the power to impeach a government official, in effect serving as a prosecutor. The Senate has the sole power to conduct impeachment trials, essentially serving as jury and judge. Since 1789 the Senate has tried 20 federal officials, including three presidents.

Multilingual and Multicultural
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Being multi-talented is as much a blessing as being multilingual, and multicultural living in several worlds fascinating communicators.

Multilingual people can usually speak and write in more than one language, whether that's English, Spanish and sign language, or French. Except for the silly example of Klingon, being multilingual is extremely useful — it can help you get jobs and succeed in life because you're able to communicate with more people. Becoming multilingual is a great goal for anyone. It helps you learn about the world and do more than a monolingual person can.

Poorest USA States
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Nationwide, more than thirty-seven million Americans fell below the poverty line with the majority living is Republican states.