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Sex Ed? Palins Flunk Again
Posted on Jul 23, 2011
Sarah Palin’s strict views have turned her into a grandma for the second time; al-Qaida takes a page out of Disney’s book to recruit children; meanwhile, Facebook fights Google+ by adding news to its online community. These discoveries and more, below.
On a regular basis, Truthdig brings you the news items and odds and ends that found their way to Larry Gross, director of the USC Annenberg School for Communication. A specialist in media and culture, art and communication, visual communication and media portrayals of minorities, Gross helped found the field of gay and lesbian studies.
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Sarah Palin’s Views on Abstinence Lead to Second Grandchild
At least 1,400 arrests for antiwar dissent, but who’s counting? Not the press
Winklevosses Lash Out Over ‘Asshole’ Comment
Al-Qaida plans cartoon recruiting film for kids
Romance Novels Blamed for Sexual Health Problems
Facebook Is Getting Into the News Business
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