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MIL-OSI Global: Fathers need to care for themselves as well as their kids – but often don’t

By   /  June 15, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, Academic Reportage, AM-NC, Analysis, CTF, English, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Global Reports, Open Source Intel, The Conversation, The Conversation - USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Global: Fathers need to care for themselves as well as their kids – but often don’t

Source: The Conversation – USA – By Derek M. Griffith, Professor of Medicine, Health & Society and Founder and Director of the Center for Research on Men’s Health, Vanderbilt University If you had to choose, which would you rather have: a healthy father or a good father? Studies suggest men often choose being a good […]

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MIL-OSI Global: Elder abuse increasing, without increased awareness

By   /  June 15, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, Academic Reportage, AM-NC, Analysis, CTF, English, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Global Reports, Open Source Intel, The Conversation, The Conversation - USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Global: Elder abuse increasing, without increased awareness

Source: The Conversation – USA – By Linda R. Phillips, Professor (Emeritus) of Gerontological Nursing, University of Arizona About 16% of older adults are victims of some form of mistreatment and the number of reported cases of elder abuse is steadily increasing. Because of poor record-keeping, however, those of us who study elder abuse don’t […]

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MIL-OSI Global: Divorced dads often dissed by schools

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Source: The Conversation – USA – By Jessica Troilo, Associate Professor of Child Development and Family Studies, West Virginia University By the time Father’s Day takes place, the school year is usually over. In many ways, that’s an apt metaphor for how divorced fathers – or fathers who don’t live with their children – get […]

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MIL-OSI Global: Americans don’t agree on whether the poor should chip in or do work in exchange for aid

By   /  June 15, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, Academic Reportage, AM-NC, Analysis, CTF, English, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Global Reports, Open Source Intel, The Conversation, The Conversation - USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Global: Americans don’t agree on whether the poor should chip in or do work in exchange for aid

Source: The Conversation – USA – By Anya Samek, Associate Professor (Research) of Economics, University of Southern California Americans don’t agree on how safety-net programs should work. For example, Republicans are pushing to strengthen work requirements for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, also known as SNAP or food stamps, and co-payments for Medicaid, which provides […]

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MIL-OSI Global: When America had an open prison – the story of Kenyon Scudder and his ‘prison without walls’

By   /  June 15, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, Academic Reportage, AM-NC, Analysis, CTF, English, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Global Reports, Open Source Intel, The Conversation, The Conversation - USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Global: When America had an open prison – the story of Kenyon Scudder and his ‘prison without walls’

Source: The Conversation – USA – By Emily Nagisa Keehn, Associate Director, Human Rights Program, Harvard Law School, Harvard University In a country with mass incarceration, horrific prison conditions and a penal system suffused with racism, some American prison reform activists wistfully look to Scandinavian institutions as beacons of humane prisons. Many Scandinavian countries even […]

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MIL-OSI Global: Seaweed and sea slugs rely on toxic bacteria to defend against predators

By   /  June 14, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, Academic Reportage, AM-NC, Analysis, CTF, English, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Global Reports, Open Source Intel, The Conversation, The Conversation - USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Global: Seaweed and sea slugs rely on toxic bacteria to defend against predators

Source: The Conversation – USA – By Samantha Mascuch, Postdoctoral Fellow of Biological Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology Plants, animals and even microbes that live on coral reefs have evolved a rich variety of defense strategies to protect themselves from predators. Some have physical defenses like spines and camouflage. Others have specialized behaviors – like […]

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MIL-OSI Global: Who’s your daddy? Don’t ask a DNA test

By   /  June 14, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, Academic Reportage, AM-NC, Analysis, CTF, English, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Global Reports, Open Source Intel, The Conversation, The Conversation - USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Global: Who’s your daddy? Don’t ask a DNA test

Source: The Conversation – USA – By Nara Milanich, Professor of History, Barnard College “Man Ordered to Pay $65K in Child Support for Kid Who Isn’t His.” “Father Hopes to Change State Paternity Law” after losing custody of his biological daughter to another man. The headlines are lurid and seemingly nonsensical. How can a man […]

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MIL-OSI Global: European elections suggest US shouldn’t be complacent in 2020

By   /  June 14, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, Academic Reportage, AM-NC, Analysis, CTF, English, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Global Reports, Open Source Intel, The Conversation, The Conversation - USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Global: European elections suggest US shouldn’t be complacent in 2020

Source: The Conversation – USA – By Liisa Past, Next Generation Leader, McCain Institute for International Leadership, Arizona State University In many ways, the European Parliament elections in late May were calmer than expected. The more extreme political players, while gaining strength, did not do as well as many predicted. Cyber aggression and disinformation operations […]

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MIL-OSI Global: Consumer genetic testing customers stretch their DNA data further with third-party interpretation websites

By   /  June 14, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, Academic Reportage, AM-NC, Analysis, CTF, English, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Global Reports, Open Source Intel, The Conversation, The Conversation - USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Global: Consumer genetic testing customers stretch their DNA data further with third-party interpretation websites

Source: The Conversation – USA – By Sarah Catherine Nelson, Research Scientist in Biostatistics, University of Washington Back in 2016, Helen (a pseudonym) took three different direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic tests: AncestryDNA, 23andMe and FamilyTreeDNA. She saw genetic testing as a way to enhance her paper trail genealogy research, and it panned out when she matched […]

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MIL-OSI Global: What does the Trump administration want from Iran?

By   /  June 14, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, Academic Reportage, AM-NC, Analysis, CTF, English, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Global Reports, Open Source Intel, The Conversation, The Conversation - USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Global: What does the Trump administration want from Iran?

Source: The Conversation – USA – By Noah Weisbord, Associate Professor of law, Queen’s University, Ontario Two oil tankers were attacked on June 13 off the coast of Oman, forcing the crew members of one burning ship to flee. It was the latest in a series of assaults on tankers transporting oil through the Gulf. […]

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