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The Premier Florida Conference for Substance Use Disorders and Mental Health

The Premier Florida Conference for Substance Use Disorders and Mental Health

The Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association and Florida Council for Community Mental Health invite you to participate in the new premier Florida Conference on Substance Use Disorders and Mental Health scheduled for August 6-8, 2014 [...]

How Bad Media Coverage Makes Things Worse for Transgender Victims of Violence

How Bad Media Coverage Makes Things Worse for Transgender Victims of Violence

Local news stations used one transgender woman’s mug shot and arrest history in their stories—even though she was the victim of a brutal murder. By Nicole Pasulka – Nicole Pasulka is a writer and reporter who [...]

Attorney General Holder is right: Racial animus plays role in Obama opposition

Attorney General Holder is right: Racial animus plays role in Obama opposition

By Morris Dees, Founder, Chief Trial Attorney Right-wing pundits are jumping all over Attorney General Eric Holder for daring to suggest on Sunday that “racial animus” plays a role in the “level of vehemence” that’s been [...]