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About nancypierce

Hello All. My name is Nancy Pierce I am a Sophomore Journalism major with an interest in women's mental and physical health. I am also interested in environmental issues as well. I loooovveee running it is my biggest stress reliever and i also play lacrosse.

Google see’s 71% increase in Gov. takedown requests

I came across this article about Google and content censorship and takedown requests by the government and corporations : http://www.theverge.com/2012/11/14/3643998/google-transparency-report-h1-2012 . It grabbed my attention because it states that Google will be issuing it’s transparency report for the year which … Continue reading

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Google see’s 71% increase in Gov. takedown requests

I came across this article about Google and content censorship and takedown requests by the government and corporations : http://www.theverge.com/2012/11/14/3643998/google-transparency-report-h1-2012 . It grabbed my attention because it states that Google will be issuing it’s transparency report for the year which … Continue reading

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A Clockwork Orange

I’ve been wanting to read this book for a while, having heard great things about this classic novel. I enjoyed the twisted, trippy journey as the main character Alex, a teenaged gang member associated with hideous crimes, is put away … Continue reading

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How Starbucks Changed My Life

                                                         How Starbucks Changed My Life is an autobiography written by Michael Gates … Continue reading

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Aug. 2

“Default by the United States is unthinkable. This is not a new or partisan judgement; it is a conclusion that has been shared by every Secretary of the Treasury, regardless of political party, in the modern era. A default would … Continue reading

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Three Cups of Tea

                    I just finished reading Three Cups of Tea written by David Oliver Relin, a traveling Journalist who has contributed to Parade magazine and achieved national recognition for his writing, and Greg … Continue reading

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Feature Story from NYTimes: In Online Games, a Path to Young Consumers

I personally enjoy writing and reading longer more in depth feature stories rather than hard spot news stories. Both are equally important in that hard breaking news stories get vital and relevant information to the reader fast and efficiently and … Continue reading

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