Please take a moment to express your sympathy, condolences, and support for the families of the victims of the Sandy Hook elementary school shooting, for the survivors and their families, and for the community of Newtown, Connecticut.
In June of 2012, Rhode Island took a meaningful stand to protect the civil rights of homeless people and passed the nation's first statewide Homeless Bill of Rights. We plan to learn from their model. St. Anthony's is working with California Assemblymember Tom Ammiano (D, San Francisco) and the
Bt-corn is a type of genetically modified organism, termed GMO. This modified corn amplifies a toxin produced by the Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) bacterium, which ruptures the intestines of insects that feed on the GMO corn when ingested. The pests typically die quickly after ingesting the