Thursday, August 24, 2017
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In an effort to increase accuracy, response rates and keep up with the times, the CENSUS Bureau is set to change categories and titles regarding race on future CENSUS questionnaires. The CENSUS currently defines Latino as an ethnicity and current CENSUS...
George Zimmerman, who shot teenager Trayvon Martin, 17, to death on Febraury 26 and was charged with second degree murder on April 11, is formally arguing self defense.  He is requesting a hearing under Florida's “Stand Your Ground” statute. Zimmerman's attorney...
But Romneycare is Obamacare. Joe Soptic, a former steelworker at the now defunct GST Steel, was laid off when the plant, owned by Bain Capital, closed.  Soptic and his wife lost their heath insurance as a result. His wife...
In France, the new Social President Francois Hollande is proposing a tax of 75% on all income earned over a million euros a year. This is roughly one and a quarter million U.S. dollars. Among France’s rich elite, this...
A new report argues that business subsidies transfer wealth from the average taxpayer to political favorites and finds that $98 billion will be spent on corporate welfare, or business subsidies, in the federal budget in fiscal year 2012. The study,...

Steve Perry

Name: Steve Perry Title/Occupation: Founder  /  Education Contributor Organization: Capital Preparatory Magnet School / CNN What Makes The Person A Game Changer:  Dr. Steve Perry is in a hurry to transform the educational experience for all children. Born into poverty, he believes...
Allyson Felix Wins Gold in the Women's 200 meters.  Track and field phenom Allyson Felix, 26, won a gold edal today in London in the 200 meters with at time of 21.88.  Felix beat out Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica who came...
Some romance stories never get old. Two kids from hardscrabble backgrounds meet. They fall in love. They work hard to plan a life together. And then the girl gets the crap beaten out of her by her racist parents....
Today's Huffington Post published a lengthy piece detailing Mitt Romney's dealings with wealthy Salvadoran investors who reportedly were among the initial investors in Bain Capital, the private equity firm that Romney started. Ryan Grim and Cole Stangler write: "Romney could also...
By Joycelyn F. James, Esq. Our communities need strong advocates who will advance their interests and increase their presence in all areas of media and telecommunications.   One of the reasons I wanted to pursue a career in communications was to...