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Micah White, co-creator of the Occupy Wall Street movement, now lives in Nehalem, Ore., where he's active in local politics. "There are no big businesses here. These are all my neighbors. You can't block traffic," he says. Trav Williams hide caption

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Message To 'Resistors' From Occupy Co-Creator: Stop Protesting. Run For Office

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The call for female workers to strike Wednesday comes on International Women's Day, which helped to inspire the strike and follows the Women's March in January. John Locher/AP hide caption

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Female Workers Asked To Join In 'A Day Without A Woman' Protests

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Trump's International Policies Could Have Lasting Effects On Higher Ed

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Denver Looks For Balanced Approach To School Choice

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Students' hands gather in a circle in Tanya Streicher's class at Gilpin Montessori School in Denver. Courtesy of Tanya Streicher hide caption

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Part Two: Portfolio Strategy

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Screen Time Reality Check — For Kids And Parents

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Students: Colleges Are Tracking You Online. It Can Help You Graduate

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Trump's Pick For Education: A Free Market Approach To School Choice

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Trump Chooses Michigan Philanthropist Betsy DeVos As Secretary Of Education

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