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Christian Doctor, Father of 7, Opens Experiential Therapy Clinic in Utah

Dr. Christian Monson Psy.D. is a devout Christian, father to 7 children, and a strong supporter of freedom. Recently, an experiential therapy practice in Orem Utah. Experiential therapy uses expressive tools and activities to reenact and relive emotional situations from past and present relationships. This includes role-playing, acting, props, music, animal care and guided imagery. […]

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MLK Family Blasts Manchin & Sinema for Protecting Filibuster Over Voting Rights

The family of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. spoke on the day commemorating his life and legacy on the need to strengthen voting rights in the United States — with some deriding specific Democratic Party lawmakers for failing to recognize the seriousness of the matter in their prolonged defense of the Senate filibuster. […]

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If Dems Don’t Deliver on Health Care, They May Suffer in Midterms, Jayapal Warns

Rep. Pramila Japal warned Monday that Democrats may experience a lot of pain in the midterm elections if they fail fundamentally to fulfill their healthcare-related campaign promises. rangedFrom lowering Medicare eligibility age to tackling sky-high drug costs, “It has been a concern for us,” Jayapal (D-Wash.), chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus and lead sponsorThe […]

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Three More Starbucks Locations in Buffalo Will Soon Vote on Unionization

A regional National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), official ruled Friday that three additional Starbucks stores in Buffalo will soon be subject to a union election. These elections will be the seventh total union elections held at corporate Starbucks locations in the past month. Nancy Wilson, acting regional director at the NLRB wrote in her decisionThe […]

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What To Do If You’ve Married A Man-Child, According To A Therapist

While every relationship takes work and compromise, there’s one type of relationship that may need a little bit more help. If you’ve found yourself dating or (gasp!) married to a Man-Child, first, know that you’re not alone. However, there will be a lot more learning to take place. You and your Man Child will have […]

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Who Is Erin Morrow Hawley, Senator Josh Hawley’s Wife

Missouri Senator Josh HawleyHe is well-known for his strong opinions that make headlines every time they speak publicly. Many know his political views, but few know his wife, a lawyer. Erin Morrow Hawley.  Erin’s Impressive Legal Career Erin has impressive credentials. She is currently a senior legal fellow at Independent Women’s Law Center and was […]

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Voting Rights Cannot Be Separated From Economic Justice, Says William Barber

Image Credit: Steve Pavey/Kairos Center/Poor People’s Campaign Senate Democratic leadership insists they will debate two critical voting rights bills even though Democratic Senators Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema have publicly denounced their party’s plan to make changes to Senate filibuster rules that would give Democrats the votes needed to pass the landmark legislation. On Monday, […]

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Fake COVID-19 Testing Sites Are Scamming Vulnerable Communities Across the US

This story was first published at Prism. Paul Middendorf, a Houston resident, was congested when he woke up this month. He decided to have COVID-19 tested. He was pleased to discover that a COVID-testing pop-up siteThe test was conducted in Houston’s East Montrose neighbourhood. A worker went down the line sharing a QR code for […]

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Nursing Unions Say For-Profit Health Care Is Driving Omicron Staffing Crisis

As the Omicron wave crests in the northeast, burned-out nurses across the country are again turning to collective action, including rotating walkouts and demonstrations, at dozens of hospitals across more than 11 states and the nation’s capital. As some hospitals teeter dangerously close buckling under the strain of a record high number of COVID-19 patients, […]

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Hospitals Struggle With Sheer Volume of COVID Cases Amid Staff Shortages

The Cleveland Clinic in Weston, Florida, on Jan. 11 was treating 80 COVID-19 patients — a tenfold increase since late December. Nearly half of those admitted were for other medical reasons. The extremely infectious omicron variant drove the hospital to increase its capacity from 206 beds to 250 patients. The hospital was experiencing severe staff […]

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MLK’s Poor People’s Campaign Isn’t Over. We’re Planning a Mass Protest for June.

On January 15, 1968, Martin Luther King, Jr. was leaving a planning meeting for the Poor People’s Campaign when he was called back into the room. It was his birthday — his last, it would turn out. The staff at the Southern Christian Leadership Conference would normally give King a new suit. But this year, […]

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