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Stop and Frisk has become a major problem for minorities in New York City. Though enacted for all people , Minorities both black and Hispanic have become the main prey for police officers and the article “Stop and Frisk City” by Kaitlyn Fallon seeks to elaborate on the racial profiling and violations that are encountered by black and Hispanic youths in the city along with the changes in the stop and frisk method carried out by the police

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Female genital mutilation is something that is not quite understood in the United States. It is not talked about, it is not taught, and people are unaware of just how often it is being done. The argument from those who support female genital mutilation is that it is part of their cultural, social, or family beliefs. These people do not care about the physical and psychological effects of this practice.

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Keegan Stephan is a resident of New York City who has been concerned with traffic issues in his community. He has spent a considerable amount of his time to make those issues much less of a problem. He is a cyclist in New York who has been trying to make cycling a much easier and safer activity within the city. To do this he takes part in many community building activities, showing the perks of being a cyclist.

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College Presidents are pushing for lowering the drinking age to 18. Is it a good idea or a terrible idea?

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When we hear stories or read articles about teen depression, there is often a heavy emphasis put on girls. This emphasis is often due to self-esteem issues teen girls have when comparing themselves to impossibly skinny supermodels that embody our society’s image of an attractive woman. Furthermore, teen girls are often more expressive, not only vocally but also with their body language about their depression. I choose to focus more on what makes teen boys depressed because I feel that it is important to take both genders in account when studying an illness.

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Hookah smoking is fast growing among youth of today.It helps in socializing among friends but its health risks and safety are the problems at hand. This lays out the evils behind hookah smoking on whether it's safe or not.

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After reading this article on the Montreal Gazette tonight, I decided to re-write my news summary because I thought this one was more of a feel-good topic. The article, written by June Thompson, features a local group called the Morning Walkers have been together for 20 years on Friday. The members are all between 55 and 85 years of age and joined the group to take up a healthier lifestyle.

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