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2014-08-19 23:07:46

Author Nadine A. Block shares successful strategies and encouragement for advocates seeking to end school paddling. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 By mid-August, most children are returning to school. Each day in the upcoming year, according to statistics from the US Department of Education, over 1,000 US school children will be told to "bend over and take your swats" in 19 states where school corporal punishment is permitted. Breaking the Paddle: Ending School Corporal...

2014-07-03 23:01:26

Chalfant Eckert Publishing Company's new book release is the only book that exposes the sheer magnitude of who is murdering people age 60 and older in America, how they are getting away with it, and how to stop the epidemic. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 AGEISM ACTIVISM: Deadly Secrets Revealed That Could Save Your Life, is a critical guide, an eyeopener that arms every baby boomer and senior citizen, over 100 million of them, with the essential facts to keep themselves safe from...

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2014-02-24 06:24:52

Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs PISCATAWAY, NJ – Although some advocates want to lower the legal drinking age from 21, research continues to show that the law saves lives. That's the finding of a new review published in a special supplemental issue to the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. Researchers found that studies done since 2006—when a new debate over age-21 laws flared up—have continued to demonstrate that the mandates work. The laws, studies show, are...

2014-01-07 23:29:17

The book Parent Power: The Key to America's Prosperity reveals that the hidden prejudice and discrimination of ageism are destructive forces in abusive families and in our society. The consequences for young citizens and taxpayers are far more egregious than for ageism experienced by the elderly. Madison, Wisconsin (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 Prejudice and discrimination based on age-ageism-is generally regarded as directed against vulnerable elderly persons. In his book Parent Power:...

2014-01-06 23:02:57

Researchers say that people who were spanked as children tend to have a poorer vocabulary than those who weren’t. eReflect discusses the ramifications of the latest Columbia University study. New York City, NY (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 A person’s well-being might reflect their childhood, and incidents from early years may have long-term consequences, said an eReflect representative today in their latest publication. Drawing from a recent study by researchers at the Columbia University,...

2013-12-14 23:02:27

Middle-aged and older job seekers having trouble navigating the sometimes harsh job market need to attend Career Confidential’s complimentary webinar. This webinar will help with confidence building and specific ways to beat ageism; will be presented December 19th. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) December 14, 2013 Career Confidential is hosting a complimentary webinar on December 19th called 5 Simple Tips to Beating Ageism For Job Searchers. Peggy McKee, Career Confidential’s own career coach...

2013-12-12 11:37:01

'The Primordial Violence' is culmination of 4 decades of research A new book by Murray Straus, founder and co-director of the Family Research Lab and professor emeritus of sociology at the University of New Hampshire, brings together more than four decades of research that makes the definitive case against spanking, including how it slows cognitive development and increases antisocial and criminal behavior. "The Primordial Violence" (Routledge, 2013) shows that the reasons parents hit...

2013-05-31 23:26:32

Career Confidential and Interns Over 40 have teamed up to present an informative and topical webinar for older job seekers facing ageism. This complimentary webinar, Five Tips To Beating Ageism For Job Searchers, will be presented on June 5th. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Career Confidential and Interns Over 40 are hosting a complimentary webinar on June 5th called Five Tips to Beating Ageism For Job Searchers. In this webinar, two career specialists, Peggy McKee and Bobby Edelman, will...


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