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Fake News: Check the Supporting Sources Fake News: Check the Supporting Sources

By Megan
So you know what fake news is, and have learned to read beyond the headline. But your detective work does not stop there. Good news article…
So you know what fake news is, and have learned to read beyond the headline. But your detective work does not stop there. Good news article…
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Trending Politically Trending Politically

Read or listen to eBooks and audiobooks on current political topics from our curated collection.
Read or listen to eBooks and audiobooks on current political topics from our curated collection.
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Livin' Large, the Tiny Way Livin' Large, the Tiny Way

By Janet
As housing costs soar in the Seattle Metro area, many locals are scratching their heads and asking how to stay afloat in our inflated marke…
As housing costs soar in the Seattle Metro area, many locals are scratching their heads and asking how to stay afloat in our inflated marke…
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Fake News: Read Beyond the Title Fake News: Read Beyond the Title

By Jenna
Welcome to another blog post on fake news. We here at the library want you as savvy about what you read online as we try to be. None of us …
Welcome to another blog post on fake news. We here at the library want you as savvy about what you read online as we try to be. None of us …
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Marching for Science! Marching for Science!

By Hope
Who here is a fan of science? *waves hand vigorously in the air* Awesome! I figured there would be a lot of us. Washington state is one of …
Who here is a fan of science? *waves hand vigorously in the air* Awesome! I figured there would be a lot of us. Washington state is one of …
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What Is Fake News? What Is Fake News?

By Megan
None of us want to be taken in by fake news.  We want to be told the truth so we can make informed decisions about the world around us.  Bu…
None of us want to be taken in by fake news.  We want to be told the truth so we can make informed decisions about the world around us.  Bu…
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Bye, Thrillers...Hello, US Social Class Bye, Thrillers...Hello, US Social Class

By Diana
For months, I was very happy flitting from one psychological thriller to another, in pursuit of the next Gone Girl-Girl on the Train-Couple…
For months, I was very happy flitting from one psychological thriller to another, in pursuit of the next Gone Girl-Girl on the Train-Couple…
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Real news or fake news? Real news or fake news?

Find reliable news information from newspapers and magazines from around the world in PressReader, Zinio, and the New York Times.
Find reliable news information from newspapers and magazines from around the world in PressReader, Zinio, and the New York Times.
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Reading About Nations Impacted by the Tr… Reading About Nations Impacted by the Tr…

By Bruce
Sudan, Iran, Syria, Yemen, Somalia, Libya, and Iraq. These are the seven countries originally named in the U.S.' proposed travel ban. (In t…
Sudan, Iran, Syria, Yemen, Somalia, Libya, and Iraq. These are the seven countries originally named in the U.S.' proposed travel ban. (In t…
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Refugee Stories Refugee Stories

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Fiction and nonfiction stories of refugees from around the world.
Fiction and nonfiction stories of refugees from around the world.
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Happy Birthday, Frederick and Susan! Happy Birthday, Frederick and Susan!

By Jenny
This month we celebrate the birthdays of two somewhat unlikely friends who helped to bring important social progress to our nation during t…
This month we celebrate the birthdays of two somewhat unlikely friends who helped to bring important social progress to our nation during t…
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Immigrant Stories Immigrant Stories

"I love the fact that the possibilities are endless." Immigrants tell KCLS what they love about living in the U.S.
"I love the fact that the possibilities are endless." Immigrants tell KCLS what they love about living in the U.S.
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Readers Unite Readers Unite

By Robyn
What are you reading this year?  Our friends over at the New York Public Library started a fun reading campaign called Readers Unite. They …
What are you reading this year?  Our friends over at the New York Public Library started a fun reading campaign called Readers Unite. They …
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Girls Gone Activist Girls Gone Activist

By Katherine
Girls can make a difference! The recent Women's March on Washington and marches throughout the nation motivated women of all ages to take a…
Girls can make a difference! The recent Women's March on Washington and marches throughout the nation motivated women of all ages to take a…
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