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My parents, who had divorced a few years earlier, felt hopeless, unable to rein in my constant verbal and physical outbursts and my refusal to go to class.
TRADITIONAL SCHOOL ISN’T ALWAYS THE WAY TO GO, AND I WISH MY PARENTS HAD SEEN THAT EARLIERKENNETH R. ROSENFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Republicans will be held accountable for their refusal to stand up for democracy and for the security of their own colleagues.
REPUBLICANS CAN RUN FROM ACCOUNTABILITY, BUT THEY CAN’T HIDEJENNIFER RUBINFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
When informed of this, the “investigator accepted the refusal without question,” according to GAO records.
ALL A GIG-ECONOMY PIONEER HAD TO DO WAS “POLITELY DISAGREE” IT WAS VIOLATING FEDERAL LAW AND THE LABOR DEPARTMENT WALKED AWAYBY KEN ARMSTRONG, JUSTIN ELLIOTT AND ARIANA TOBINJANUARY 22, 2021PROPUBLICA
This means that high refusal rates could jeopardize achieving population immunity even under ideal conditions, and may be even higher in reality.
WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO CONVINCE PEOPLE TO GET VACCINATED?BY MATT MOTTA/THE CONVERSATIONJANUARY 20, 2021POPULAR SCIENCE
The rule, pushed by Comptroller Brian Brooks, had been encouraged by some Republicans frustrated by banks’ refusal to lend to certain types of businesses, such as gun manufacturers and oil and gas companies.
U.S. REGULATOR FINALIZES RULE BANNING BANKS FROM REFUSING LOANS TO SOME BUSINESS SECTORSJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The tributes mark ordinary citizens’ refusal to go along with the state-sanctioned memory of China’s coronavirus history.
“HAPPY NEW YEAR, LI WENLIANG”: PEOPLE IN CHINA ARE REFUSING TO FORGET A CORONAVIRUS WHISTLEBLOWERJANE LIDECEMBER 31, 2020QUARTZ
His previous refusal to sign the bill meant a loss of unemployment aid for millions of people.
THE ‘DARKEST DAYS’ OF COVID-19 ARE STILL TO COMESARA KILEY WATSONDECEMBER 29, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
Missal’s investigation was hindered, the report says, by the refusal of Wilkie, acting deputy secretary Pamela Powers and his two top press officials, James Hutton and Curt Cashour, to cooperate with requests for follow-up interviews.
WATCHDOG FINDS VA SECRETARY ROBERT WILKIE QUESTIONED THE CREDIBILITY OF A HOUSE AIDE WHO REPORTED A SEXUAL ASSAULT AT HOSPITALLISA REINDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
For years, San Diego police have spoken at public meetings and hearings about the refusal of most homeless San Diegans they engage to accept shelter and services they offer.
THE FAULCONER DOCTRINE OFFERS HOMELESS SAN DIEGANS A CHOICE: SERVICES OR POLICELISA HALVERSTADTDECEMBER 8, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
It’s not clear how many people will sign up to get a covid-19 vaccine, and widespread “vaccine refusal” could end up making it easier for Warp Speed to meet its promise of June supplies for any “that want” the vaccine.
US OFFICIAL SAYS EVERY AMERICAN WHO WANTS A COVID-19 VACCINE WILL HAVE ONE BY JUNEDAVID ROTMANDECEMBER 1, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW

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