"You should kiss the ground you walk on if you were born in this country— take it from an old man who once had to wear the Star of David on his shirt. There’s a safety to living in such a diverse place. It’s much more difficult to brainwash a population that is composed of so many different nationalities and so many different viewpoints."
The amazing Luhan Yang is the young cofounder behind Egenesis, a biotech company working to engineer personalized organs for drug screening and transplantation. Her company is using genome engineering technology based on Cas9, the genetic engineering tool she studied while getting her Ph.D. at Harvard.
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A Tale of Two Mothers In American in a “Post Racial Society”
Left: Catalina Clouser - Got high, drove for 12 miles with her 2 month old baby on the roof of her car before realizing her child was not in the vehicle. The baby fell off and was found in the middle of the highway, still in its car seat and miraculously unharmed. Catalina pled guilty to child abuse and DUI, she avoided jail time and was sentenced to probation.
Right: Shanesha Taylor - A homeless mother, left her two kids (2 years old and 6 months) in the car while she went on a job interview for 45 minutes because she had no one to watch them. Shanesha was arrested and charged with a felony and had her kids removed from her care.
Both of these women live in Arizona
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This is so me. It’s kinda scary that someone else wrote this. I can’t help but feel like whoever wrote this found every secret letter I’ve ever written and found a peep hole into my thoughts.
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