EconoFact: A new site for people not afraid of the facts

Posted by on Feb 2, 2017 in General, Notable News

EconoFact: A new site for people not afraid of the facts

GritoBlast! — The Fletcher School at Tufts University launched EconoFact, a new website and newsletter designed to re-introduce facts into the current national debates over economic and social policies. By enlisting more than 30 leading academic economists from across the country, EconoFact’s bipartisan network will explain the key data and other relevant facts that should go into social and economic policy decisions and then draw concrete conclusions or recommendations....

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Open invitation to join National Write Out to pen protests against Trump’s policies

Posted by on Feb 1, 2017 in Call-to-Action, General

Open invitation to join National Write Out to pen protests against Trump’s policies

GritoBlast! : From Wednesday, January 18 through Saturday, February 18, 2017, a national call-out to writers, and non-writers, who would like to contribute a poem, a piece of flash fiction, short story, essay, inspired long tweet, handwritten ars poetica or other literary creation responding to the prompt: What’s worth fighting for is worth writing for. Dubbed the National Write Out, organizers of the event say: Let your words stand against the flood of fake news messages...

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