Tag Archives: infant mortality

Time Running Out For Latino Community Standing Up Against Waste Facility By
Update: According to The Center for Race Poverty and the Environment, the Department of Toxic Substance Control is extending comment period regarding proposed expansion of the Kettleman City Waste Facility until Oct. 25. The petition...
Addressing Media Bias, Activists Petition NYT To Revise Coverage Of Chavez By
In the USA, the former Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez continues to be labeled a “dictator,” a “despot” and a “tyrant” who oppressed his country during his 14 years in office. The image is inconsistent with the reports of elections monitors who have declared...
Why Does The US Lead The Western World In First-Day Infant Deaths? By
Throughout the world, first-day mortality claims over a million babies per day, as reported this week by Save the Children. According to the organization’s “State of the World’s Mothers” report, newborn mortality now represents 43 percent of the global under-5 mortality....