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America Can Get Healthier, But Only If Heathy Foods Don't Taste Like Cardboard And Old Pennies

If we’re trying to make America healthier, we should probably approach the problem in a way that might actually work. Everyone generally understands that eating healthier is better, but focusing solely on the general rightness of healthy foods isn’t going to do much.

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Here's A 5-Minute Video That'll Make You Rethink Our Entire News Media Circus

Thank goodness for the people behind these smartphones and cameras because otherwise … well, without them, who would know that these things are happening?

WARNING: Some violent/graphic content is shown.

Here’s a breakdown of just SOME of the issues going on in this vid: women fighting for the right to drive in Saudi Arabia, farmers fighting for fair wages in Colombia, homophobia and systemic LGBT discrimination in Russia, forced evictions of indigenous peoples in Brazil, police brutality in the U.S., Syrian shelling, as well as the continued protesting for civil rights in Iran and Egypt.

…How many of these have you heard about?

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