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  • cover of issue guide Understanding and Eradicating Rape Culture

A Report and Issue Guide - "Understanding and Eradicating Rape Culture: Creating a 'Culture of Consent' on the University of Kentucky's Campus"

Understanding and Eradicating Rape Culture: Creating a "Culture of Consent" on the University of Kentucky's Campus, is a 36-page report about the creation of an issue guide (included in the report appendix), and the findings from five forums in which University of Kentucky students deliberated about three possible options presented in the issue guide.

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Read - The 2015 Alabama Civic Health Index (David Mathews Center for Civic Life)

The 2015 Alabama Civic Health Index is now available to read online. The Index is a report about the status of three key indicators in a region or state; political action, social connectedness, and public work. The indicators are defined as follows:

Political action - composed of voting, discussing politics with family and friends, contacting public officials, expressing a public opinion online, and buying or boycotting products

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Available to Help Citizens Talk about Healthcare Costs - "Health Care: How Can We Reduce Costs and Still Get the Care We Need?"

Costs versus services, access and personal choices – these issues are at the heart of the national healthcare debate. The National Issues Forums Institute (NIFI) works to stimulate discussion on issues of national importance and just released its latest issue guide: Health Care – How Can We Reduce Costs and Still Get the Care We Need?

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