Posts tagged "suicide"

Do Inner City Kids Need to be Taught 'Grit'?

While on Twitter yesterday a very interesting tweet regarding education popped up on my feed. African American women LEAST likely group to commit suicide. Strong women! Who says we need to teach “grit”??? — Katie Osgood (@KatieOsgood_) January 23, 2013 There was no link to an article that backed up this claim so I went... Read more »

Veteran Suicide Rate

The first few posts of 2013 for Poli-Chi will be focused around policy New Year’s Resolutions that the United States should be focused on in the New Year. Enjoy the first installment dedicated to our military personnel. From Dec. 3, 2008 through Dec. 3, 2012, 30,137 military servicemen committed suicide. That’s almost one every hour.... Read more »
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