Dr. William Gorgas, who had worked on mosquito eradication in Cuba, convinced President Theodore Roosevelt to grant funding on an eradication effort in Panama. In the summer of 1905, Gorgas, along with 4,000 workers in what he called his “mosquito brigade,” spent a year working to stop mosquitoes from laying their eggs.
At Ambitious about Autism (AaA), a national charity for children and young people with autism, young volunteers take part in the myVoice participation project group. They chose mental health as the priority topic for our recent campaign, “Know your Normal.” I was intrigued to find out more about the problems that others face, not least because of my own experiences of mental health within mainstream school. This motivated me to contribute to the research project.
“It was the aftermath of Katrina, our economy was locked in a downward spiral, our biggest city was reeling, and for 25 straight years more people had left this state than had moved into it. Louisiana was in big trouble,” he said. “So we had to make big changes.
Corps members will take part in the clinic as a training exercise. John LaidlerTOWN MEETING TO CONSIDER SCHOOL DESIGN Voters at Special Town Meeting on Tuesday will be asked to consider six articles. The largest request comes from the School Facilities Committee, for $30,000 to draft a new architectural design plan for the proposed new elementary/middle school at the Penn Brook School site on Elm Street.
While religion and all its symbolisms seem to capture centre stage, any discussion on India’s education policy, its health policy, protection for women and so on are all but missing. Instead caste arithmetic, religious divisiveness, an all out attack on intellectuals, crushing of free voices and independent journalists seem to dominate. What is new here, one may ask.
“They’ll have to talk about this and figure out their position on it and face questions about it,” a Democratic operative who’s advising candidates in red state races tells me. “But will it be something that changes the dynamic of the races? I don’t think so. This will very much be a story that’s written over and over again when it happens, but 90 percent of the narrative will be wrong.”.
The fifth angel poured his bowl on the throne of the beast, and its kingdom was in darkness; men gnawed their tongues in anguish and cursed the God of heaven for their pain and sores, and did not repent of their deeds. (Revelation 16:8 11)There is enough hatred, bigotry and lust for violence in the pages of the Bible to satisfy anyone bent on justifying cruelty and violence. Religion, as H.