President Obama Grants Commutations and Pardons

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Via the White House – “President Barack Obama granted clemency to twenty individuals, consisting of eight commutations and twelve pardons.” President Obama’s More...

8 Rules for Selecting a College

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During senior year of high school, parents engage in the annual ritual and conversation about selecting a college for their graduating child to attend. Topping the list of issues More...

System Crisis – NY Gov Cuomo, Time to Appoint Spec Prosecutor or AG

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Image via Times Union The People of New York should put extraordinary pressure on Governor Andrew Cuomo to immediately appoint a special prosecutor or the State’s Attorney More...

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Ex-NFL Player, Jason Brown, Quit Football to Become A Farmer

Via CBS News  – “On the Road,” Steve Hartman meets Jason Brown, who quit the NFL to tackle a new field, literally. Via BusinessInsider.com: In 2009, Jason Brown More...

CBS: ‘Top hacker-turned FBI mole gives dire warning’

Via CBS News – “Anonymous is one of the biggest online vigilante groups. Its members hack into companies and governments computer systems, and they prefer a life More...

CBS: ‘Top hacker-turned FBI mole gives dire warning’

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Via CBS News – “Anonymous is one of the biggest online vigilante groups. Its members hack into companies and More...

8 Rules for Selecting a College

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During senior year of high school, parents engage in the annual ritual and conversation about selecting a college More...

Image via Baracutey Cubano. Statement: Cuban President Raúl Castro on ‘New Chapter’ with U.S.

Cuban President Raúl Modesto Castro issued a statement on the United States new relations with Cuba....

Barack Obama (Text-Video) Obama White House: Charting a New Course on Cuba

President Barack Obama announced today that the U.S. will begin a new chapter in its relationship...

Jennifer-Laude-5 AJAM: ‘US Marine charged with murdering transgender Filipina’

Via Al Jazeera – “Philippine government prosecutors charged a U.S. Marine with murder Monday in the...

Moyers: America “Is Moving Towards Two Societies, One White, One Black — Separate and Unequal”

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Via Bill Moyers and Company – “Some of you may remember the Kerner Commission, but many younger More...

Berlin Wall History – 1961 to 1989 (See Videos)

Via The History Channel – “On August 13, 1961, the Communist government of the German Democratic Republic (GDR, or East Germany)..

Intercept: How the CIA Watched Over the Destruction of Gary Webb

Ryan Devereaux via The Intercept – “Eighteen years after it was published, “Dark Alliance,” the San Jose Mercury News’s bombshell investigation into..

Ex-high school football quarterback sues over head injuries

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Via CBS News – “A former high school quarterback followed in the steps of one-time pro and college More...

Radiant Thanksgiving Recipes

This week, many of us will celebrate the tradition of Thanksgiving. Having dedicated my life to the study of the human body,..

(Video) Columbia Univ. Student, Sexual Assault Victim ‘Carries the Weight’

Emma Sulkowicz, a Columbia University senior, is one of more than 20 Columbia and Barnard students who filed a federal Title IX..
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