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A huge disaster, a Typhoon named Haiyan, happened in Philippines. For the moment there is about 2,300 victims, and this number is expected to rise. A lot of people lost members of their family and friends, some children are now orphan. Bodies are lying everywhere, even on the side of the street. Survivors are waiting at the airport for a flight out of the city. Aid workers are there to help them but they struggle to help the survivors. Apparently, employees from medecins sans frontiers said that the issue of distributing aid was enormous.

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As if teens binge drinking wasn't bad enough, sexual promiscuity had to be added on top of it.

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When students make a transfer in their lives from adolescence to adulthood, it tends to be a very stressful part of their lives. They start to learn about themselves, are given more freedom than they know what to do with, and are also given a lot more responsibilities with that freedom. These can all be stressful events.

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The article, "Drifting Alone or Dropping into Homelessness: A Class Analysis of Responses to Homelessness" talks about how their could be many reasons why people become homeless or were already homeless.

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An important social issue is approached in the Article of BBC News about women security. In India, rapes were current and brought huge protest during recent months. Surya Velamuri, Else Disilva, Saloni Malhotra and Aditya are four professionals who created the website providing a "crowd-sourced" map of sexual harassment, demonstrating safe and unsafe across Indian cities. This website is an interactive map allowing participation of women in the entire world of the most unsafe places across Indian cities.

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The BBC News article, posted on September 26, explains that 111 construction workers that were employed to prepare Brazil for the upcoming World Cup are experiencing precarious conditions. Indeed, companies left the country to recruit workers in economically inferior states, promising them an interesting monthly salary of $625. On the other hand, in order to assure their own employment, the workers had to pay fees going above $220.

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Mathieu Fortier                                                                                                                                      September 13   Italy's unemployment rate going up  

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Year after year, over and over again college staff try to discourage underage drinking within their student body and fail. College students drink because they love the impact that alcohol has on them, and the fact that it enhances their College Experience from football games to house parties. They have every right to be allowed to partake in this enhanced experienced without being punished unless they are among those fail to drink safely.

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The Attacks on the World Trade Centers was one of the most devasating days in America.  People watched men and women fromthe upper floors of the Twin Towers that day.  Helping people seemed impossible on 9/11.  Firefighters and Police Officers risked their own lives by going into the Towers.  Following the weeks after the tradegy, heated debate began over who to include on the memorials.  People were unsure on who to put on the memorials.  No one knew where to start.  Everyone wanting to remember the lives lost in this tradegic accident.

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