Sadhbh Walshe

Sadhbh Walshe is a film-maker and former staff writer for the CBS drama series The District. Her opinion pieces have also been published in the Chicago Tribune and Irish Times.

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Wednesday, May 29, 2013 - 3:03pm
We Can't Let Monsanto Win on Genetically Modified Food
Last weekend, 2 million people around the world took to the streets to protest genetically modified food, drawing attention to its dangers and the environmental harm caused by its production.
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Wednesday, May 15, 2013 - 2:11pm
Many US Women Can't Afford To Do What Angelina Jolie Did
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Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 9:58am
Loaded: How Gun Manufacturers and the NRA Capitalize on Tragedy
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Friday, April 19, 2013 - 9:16am
Exonerated While Black: America's Guilty Secret about Convicting Innocents
It's hard to imagine a worse fate than being sent to prison or even being sentenced to death for a crime you did not commit.
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Thursday, April 11, 2013 - 7:32am
How America's Fast Food Industry Makes a Quick Buck
Last week, approximately 400 workers in the fast food industry went on a one-day strike protesting the "McWages" that keep them them living at or even below the poverty line.
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Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 1:25pm
The Sad Death of Kimani Gray and Society's Bad Choices
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Wednesday, March 13, 2013 - 2:18pm
Stop Allowing the Wealthy to Treat Undocumented Immigrants Like Slaves
Last week a wealthy New York widow, Annie George, went on trial for allegedly keeping an undocumented immigrant as a virtual prisoner in her home for over 5 years.
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Friday, March 8, 2013 - 7:08am
How Long Will Voters Let Republicans Put the Rich Before Everyone Else?
We are nearly a week into the dreaded sequester and already there is reason to believe that the spending cuts that were designed to be so draconian and unpalatable that even the Republican party could not stomach them are here to stay.
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Friday, February 1, 2013 - 7:27am
Field Work's Dirty Decret: Agribusiness Exploitation of Undocumented Labor
This week, a bipartisan group of senators and the president unveiled their respective plans for much needed and long overdue immigration reform .
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Friday, January 25, 2013 - 2:57pm
Is Miscarriage Murder? States That Put Fetal Rights Ahead of a Mother's Say So
Back in 1872, just after she was arrested for casting an illegal vote, Susan B Anthony gave a rousing speech in which she posed the question of whether women are actually persons. Her point, of course, was that if women were indeed flesh and blood persons, then there could be no legal basis under the constitution to deny them a vote.
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