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COMMUNITY
WASHINGTON POST: Mayor Gray urges D.C. residents to boycott Md. shore to protest congressman’s marijuana move

WASHINGTON POST: Mayor Gray urges D.C. residents to boycott Md. shore to protest congressman’s marijuana move

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER: BOYCOTT THE BEACH AND FIGHT REP. ANDY HARRIS’S ATTEMPT TO BULLY DC RESIDENTS

GREEN
WASHINGTON POST: Climate scientists generally express approval for proposed EPA carbon rule

WASHINGTON POST: Climate scientists generally express approval for proposed EPA carbon rule

GREEN PETITION: DC DIVEST – ASK D.C COUNCIL TO STOP INVESTING IN FOSSIL FUELS

EDUCATION
WASHINGTON POST: D.C. school boundary proposal draws mixed reactions

WASHINGTON POST: D.C. school boundary proposal draws mixed reactions

EDUCATION VOLUNTEER: PROVIDE TESTIMONY ON NEW DC SCHOOL BOUNDARY PROPOSAL

HEALTH
USA Today: Medical workers cope with fear and deadly Ebola virus

USA Today: Medical workers cope with fear and deadly Ebola virus

HEALTH VOLUNTEER: HELP MAP AREAS HIT BY THE EBOLA VIRUS ONLINE

WORLD
ABC NEWS: This Is What the Growing Death Toll in Gaza Looks Like

ABC NEWS: This Is What the Growing Death Toll in Gaza Looks Like

WORLD DONATE: AMERICAN FRIENDS OF U.N. RELIEF AND WORKS AGENCY (GAZA EMERGENCY CAMPAIGN)

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