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Sharyl Attkisson: Special Interests Behind ‘Dangerous’ Social Media Fact Checks

Sharyl Attkisson: Special Interests Behind ‘Dangerous’ Social Media Fact Checks

BY JANITA KAN AND JAN JEKIELEK Investigative reporter Sharyl Attkisson said fact checks and information curation by big tech companies are “dangerous” as they are part of broader efforts by special interest groups to control and censor information that people see. Attkisson argued these special interest groups traditionally employed the news as their vehicle to present their information […]

HUD Program Combats Homelessness Among Former Foster Youth

HUD Program Combats Homelessness Among Former Foster Youth

BY IRENE LUO AND JAN JEKIELEK Every year, over 20,000 foster youth age out of the foster care system. Around 25 percent of them become homeless within four years of exiting foster care, according to the National Center for Housing and Child Welfare (NCHCW). Others, although not homeless, might nonetheless be living day-to-day in a motel, vehicle, or […]