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Prison Op/Ed Project: Time to change what we consider ‘newsworthy’

Prison Op/Ed Project: Time to change what we consider ‘newsworthy’

“In 1978 I was 10 and living in Woonsocket during the great blizzard. The February storm dumped 58 inches of snow at my house, crippling the area. Days later, stories evolved, including my own positive experiences.”

Precaution the new aggression

Precaution the new aggression

“The real problem with Politifact’s rating is that it is ethically challenged. It is blind to the precautionary principle, which says that the burden of proof that a public policy is not harmful falls on those who want implement it.”