Dozens of criminal RNs identified by California regulators

Dozens of criminal RNs identified by California regulators ——————– Using newly required fingerprint screening, the state found registered nurses who had been convicted of murder, sex offenses, robbery and assault. By Tracy Weber and Charles Ornstein December 26 2009 Dozens of registered nurses who have been convicted of serious crimes… Read more“Dozens of criminal RNs identified by California regulators”

Happiest States Revealed by New Research – Yahoo! News

Happiest States Revealed by New Research – Yahoo! News http://news.yahoo.com/s/livescience/20091217/sc_livescience/happieststatesrevealedbynewresearch So do you live in a Happy State? Even if you do not live in a one of the happiest states in the US happiness is a state of mind. It is important to create happiness in your personal environment…. Read more“Happiest States Revealed by New Research – Yahoo! News”

What are we doing? Why can’t we be leaders?

I have been diligently following the Climate Change Conference (CCC) now entering in the final week. It amazes me how the USA cannot take a leadership role especially since we were one of the big contributors to this problem. In the recent broadcast from Copenhagen, Denmark Amy Goodman’s Democracy Now!… Read more“What are we doing? Why can’t we be leaders?”

NYTimes.com: 4 American Teenagers Arrested in Japan

INTERNATIONAL / ASIA PACIFIC | December 06, 2009 4 American Teenagers Arrested in Japan By HIROKO TABUCHI Three boys and a girl from an American military base were arrested on charges of attempted murder for allegedly toppling a woman on a motorbike, causing her to suffer a serious head injury…. Read more“NYTimes.com: 4 American Teenagers Arrested in Japan”

Five lessons about the way we treat people

GOOD LESSONS FOR ALL OF US! 1. – First Important Lesson – Cleaning Lady… During my second month of college, our professor gve us a pop quiz. I was a conscientious student a had breezed through the questions until I read t last one: “What is the first name of the… Read more“Five lessons about the way we treat people”

NYTimes.com: Immigration Detention System Lapses Detailed

US | December 03, 2009 Immigration Detention System Lapses Detailed By NINA BERNSTEIN A growing number of noncitizens are being held unnecessarily, according to two new reports. My Take: Imagine lingering in a jail cell for days, months without really understanding why you are there. Consider that you do not… Read more“NYTimes.com: Immigration Detention System Lapses Detailed”

NYTimes.com: New Hopes on Health Care for American Indians

HEALTH | December 02, 2009 New Hopes on Health Care for American Indians By PAM BELLUCK Congress, with the support of the White House, appears poised to greatly improve the Indian health care system. My Take: Native Americans are yet another overlooked population, but who have more claim to this… Read more“NYTimes.com: New Hopes on Health Care for American Indians”