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“NÃO DÁ PRA ACHAR NORMAL QUE EM ALGUNS TERRITÓRIOS O ESTADO CHEGUE APENAS COM SEU BRAÇO ARMADO”…

Monica Benicio, 34, é candidata a vereadora no Rio de Janeiro pelo Partido Socialismo e Liberdade, o PSOL. Criada no Complexo da Maré e formada em Arquitetura e Urbanismo pela Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro ela quer que, assim como ela, outras pessoas que moram na favela possam receber a educação a qual teve acesso e, para isso, deseja articular a implementação de políticas públicas que ampliem as oportunidades de estudo para as pessoas que vivem nessas áreas. Pretendendo oc
By Yasmin Marchiori
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You’re not hearing about Guatemala’s biggest issues

While there’s no shortage of coverage on the root causes of migration from Guatemala and its neighbors from an American perspective, the country’s most urgent causes for concern hardly get the attention they deserve from Western press. From missing vaccines to climate change, here are five pressing stories you may have missed.
By Jon Orbach
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It’s Pride Month!

Pride Month is annually celebrated in June to support LGBTQ+ rights and uplift the voices of the LGBTQ+ community. The world’s LGBTQ+ communities celebrate the freedom to be themselves and celebrations of life for the members of the community who lost their lives to hate crimes or HIV/AIDS. Pride celebrations include pride parades, marches, speeches, outdoor festivals, concerts, performances, workshops, parties, and picnics. The term “pride” came from Brenda Howard, a New York bisexual rights ac
By Tan Triesia
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It’s Pride Month!

Pride Month is annually celebrated in June to support LGBTQ+ rights and uplift the voices of the LGBTQ+ community. The world’s LGBTQ+ communities celebrate the freedom to be themselves and celebrations of life for the members of the community who lost their lives to hate crimes or HIV/AIDS. Pride celebrations include pride parades, marches, speeches, outdoor festivals, concerts, performances, workshops, parties, and picnics. The term “pride” came from Brenda Howard, a New York bisexual rights ac
By Tan Triesia
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8 Effective Ways To Cure Weak Eyesight

Meetings, assignments, gossiping, and working. Everything is done on mobiles/laptops. It doesn’t matter if you are working from home or in offices, laptops and mobiles are always necessary. Everyone from children to adults is hopelessly addicted to spending most of their time on screen. But! How will you feel if I tell you that you are going to lose your eyesight gradually and end up having weak eyesight? That doesn’t sound good, right? So, should you bid your leave to the screen? Oh! Even tha
By Shazeel Hassan
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How To Make Baked Hawaiian Sandwiches

Craving something tasty but don’t want to spend long hours in the kitchen? Here is a quick recipe to make your tummy happy and full just in time! Baked Hawaiian sandwiches are everyone’s goto, and why wouldn’t it be? It is tasty, less time-consuming, and loved by everyone. Okay, okay, I get it you are hungry. Here, take the recipe. • Put half the bread roll on the baking sheet and place the layering of swiss cheese, ham, turkey, and provolone cheese on it. • Put the other top half bread rolls o
By Shazeel Hassan
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Top 10 Emerging Technologies

The year 2022 has arrived, and we live in an ever-changing world, but what’s next in the realm of technology? The future of technology is inherently uncertain and impossible to forecast owing to its very nature. In today’s fast-paced world, the demand for technological innovation and digitalization increases exponentially. It’s hard to guess what’s next. Despite an unquestionably horrible year and many troubling events occurring globally due to pandemics, the technology continues to advance at
By Shazeel Hassan
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Skin Care: Secrets For Flawless Skin

You are what you eat! That’s the most genuine thing I heard but do you know you are also what you do. Skin is the largest organ we have, and it can tell a lot about our health and habits. It is not hard to guess that a person with dull and dry skin doesn’t drink enough water and a person with soft and glowing skin keeps himself hydrated. Nowadays, everybody wants healthy-looking, glowing and clear skin but what they don’t understand is, that everything needs care. To have healthy skin, one mus
By Shazeel Hassan
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Why Men Should Show Their Emotions

Why Men Should Show Their Emotions There are different expectations for women and men when it comes to showing emotion. Women are often viewed as emotional. While men are seen as strong and stoic. This gender stereotype has been around for generations. It can be toxic, both for women and men. Men who are being emotional often seen as weak and lesser than other men. Because of that, many men neglect to show their emotions because they’re afraid of social pressure. Research from the University
By Tan Triesia
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Misconceptions About Feminism

The wave of feminism began at the end of the 19th Century. According to Merriam-Webster, feminism is “the theory of the political, economic, and social equality of the sexes” and “organized activity on behalf of women’s rights and interests”. Feminism is all about all genders having equal rights and opportunities. The goal of feminism is to achieve full gender equality and ensure that no one’s rights are violated. Why Feminism is often Misunderstood? The misconception about feminism comes from
By Tan Triesia
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Why Men Should Show Their Emotions

Why Men Should Show Their Emotions There are different expectations for women and men when it comes to showing emotion. Women are often viewed as emotional. While men are seen as strong and stoic. This gender stereotype has been around for generations. It can be toxic, both for women and men. Men who are being emotional often seen as weak and lesser than other men. Because of that, many men neglect to show their emotions because they’re afraid of social pressure. Research from the University
By Tan Triesia
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Misconceptions About Feminism

The wave of feminism began at the end of the 19th Century. According to Merriam-Webster, feminism is “the theory of the political, economic, and social equality of the sexes” and “organized activity on behalf of women’s rights and interests”. Feminism is all about all genders having equal rights and opportunities. The goal of feminism is to achieve full gender equality and ensure that no one’s rights are violated. Why Feminism is often Misunderstood? The misconception about feminism comes from
By Tan Triesia
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UWCL Final 2022: A Tactical Masterclass from Sonia Bompastor

The 2022 UEFA Women’s Champions League Final (UWCL) was highly anticipated, arguably the best two teams in Europe going head-to-head: FC Barcelona, who defeated Chelsea 4–0 in last year’s Final in Gothenburg, and Lyon, who have won every single UWCL since 2016 with the exception of Barça’s 2021 triumph. This match-up was supposed to be something of a redemption for holders Barcelona as they looked to exact revenge after the 4–1 defeat, they suffered at the hands of Olympique Lyonnais in the 201
By Bethany Limb
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Kouadio Kone: A Diamond in the Rough

Kouadio Koné is a young midfielder who has been making waves in the Bundesliga with his performances for Borussia Monchengladbach. A product of the Toulouse youth system, Koné recently made the move to Germany in an £8 million transfer, but he has already adapted well to the physicality and pace of the German topflight. In fact, Koné has been one of the most impressive players in the Bundesliga this season, showcasing his versatility, athleticism, and technical ability. Standing at 6'1", Koné i
By Bethany Limb
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Games and Pop Music: 7 unexpected collabs!

When we think about video games, the usual musical genres associated with it are rock, electronic, classical and, more recently, rap. Even though pop is present, it always takes the back seat. How can we forget “Moonwalker”, MJ’s game? Pop, as a genre, has a great range of rhythm and sound diversity, which makes it appreciated by many people from different backgrounds, but, even so, mainstream pop music is still seen with prejudice for its structure and lyricism, often simpler than other styles.
By Guilherme Teruya
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The Origins of The Term “Ladies First”

The Origins of The Term “Ladies First” It’s so common to hear the term “ladies first”. It has been used when passing through the door or when ladies are being served first in a restaurant. This term can be considered a polite and kindly gesture. But it’s also seen as part of a pattern of sexism. This is based on the idea that women are weak and fragile, and men have to protect and take care of women. So, how did this term come into existence? There are three theories about the origin of this t
By Tan Triesia
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The Origins of The Term “Ladies First”

The Origins of The Term “Ladies First” It’s so common to hear the term “ladies first”. It has been used when passing through the door or when ladies are being served first in a restaurant. This term can be considered a polite and kindly gesture. But it’s also seen as part of a pattern of sexism. This is based on the idea that women are weak and fragile, and men have to protect and take care of women. So, how did this term come into existence? There are three theories about the origin of this t
By Tan Triesia
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6 Frequently Asked Questions and Answers About an Emergency Fund This piece contains all you need to know about an Emergency Fund — Life is not rosy: it is characterized by ups and downs. The same goes for our finances. Sometimes an unexpected bonus comes our way. Other times, we get stuck with huge, unforeseen expenses. The good news is that you can sail successfully through the good and bad times with an…
By Daniel Olatunde
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Best Ways to Improve Your Teaching Methods

Best Ways to Improve Your Teaching Methods Whenever you are working as a teacher, you will have to focus on all the important details that will help you become an excellent teacher. If you are not focusing on the basics, then you will end up facing a lot of problems. Make sure to focus on the details that will help you achieve the best outcome. There are various important things that you will have to focus on so you can manage things in the right way. By focusing on the things that matter the m
By Dr. James Wilcox, Jr. - Cibolo, Texas
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Aurat March

Aurat; عورت is the word for woman in Urdu and March is to move directly and purposefully. Every International Women’s Day, Women raise their voices for equality and freedom in Pakistan. Women of different backgrounds, ethnicities, and classes come together to protest for their rights and for the issues to end. Through slogans and posters, Women raise their voices regarding various issues like violence directed towards women, equal rights of trans-women and harassment, and many more. A women-le
By abeer mansoor
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Why start meditating today?

Your mental health goes through a lot each day. If you do not care about your mental and emotional health, your whole being can suffer the toll. Relax your mind and take a break. The best way to achieve that peace is through meditation. Here is how to start: Cambridge’s Dictionary defines it as an act of giving your attention to only one thing, either as a religious activity or as a way of becoming calm and relaxed. There are several ways you can meditate. For a beginner, I recommend followin
By abeer mansoor
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A “GERAÇÃO Z” E O CENÁRIO DA LITERATURA NA PANDEMIA

Você saberia dizer quantos livros você leu no último ano? Com a crise pandêmica da COVID-19, muitas pessoas precisaram se reinventar, inovar e até mesmo buscar novos hobbies para ver o tempo passar de forma mais rápida. Sem poder sair de casa, o hábito de leitura voltou com tudo, mas dessa vez, o online veio para fortalecer e facilitar a vida do leitor. Segundo uma pesquisa realizada pela Neotrust, empresa de inteligência de mercado focada em e-commerce, a venda de livros físicos e e-books cresc
By NYCOLLE MORAES
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Underrated International Prospects in the 2022 NBA Draft

Thursday’s 2022 NBA Draft features a remarkable amount of international prospects hoping to hear their names called on one of the biggest nights of their lives. I already evaluated two overseas players, Nikola Jovic and Kai Sotto, as part of this article. I also looked at Jean Montero, a French point guard currently playing in the Overtime Elite League. Now, I’ll be looking at a few more international players who have the potential to succeed in the NBA. The six-foot-10 big man from Spain is
By Jordan Pagkalinawan
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