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'Negro' A Diaspora Docu-Series by Dash by Dash **A Reminder: your credit card is not charged right away. You will ONLY be charged if we reach our funding goal by MIDNIGHT Tuesday, August 9th. If our goal is not reached, you pay nothing. Why did Hillary Clinton lose? Sign Up for Our free email newsletters Donald Trump's victory over Hillary Clinton will probably be considered the second-greatest upset in American presidential politics, after Harry Truman's come-from-behind victory in 1948. It raises one big question: Why did Clinton lose? Trump is a literally unprecedented candidate in American history: He is the first American president to be elected with no military or political experience of any kind. During his campaign, he made multiple gaffes and insulted about every ethnic group in the country aside from white people.

Social Justice and Sustainability Social Justice and Sustainability Principal Investigator: Professor Andy Dobson Keele University, Department of Politics, Keele, Staffordshire, ST5 5BG Tel: 01782-621111-X-3351, Fax: 01782-583452, Email: poa15@keele.ac.uk Duration: 01/02/96 – 30/06/97. ESRC award number: L320253203 Greek Success Story: The latest Orwellian Turn of the Greek Crisis Greece’s Prime Minister recently flew to China, to woo Chinese investors. In his bid to be persuasive, he adopted a radical narrative: Greece is a Success Story. A country that almost perished in 2012 is now on the mend; on the road to stabilisation and growth; a wonderful opportunity, currently, for investors to pick up ultra cheap investments and to benefit from the forthcoming growth. How much of this is true, however?

Animal Mutilation The FBI’s Reading Room contains many files of public interest and historical value. In compliance with the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) requirements, some of these records are no longer in the physical possession of the FBI, eliminating the FBI’s capability to re-review and/or re-process this material. Please note, that the information found in these files may no longer reflect the current beliefs, positions, opinions, or policies currently held by the FBI. The image quality contained within this site is subject to the condition of the original documents and original scanning efforts. These older files may contain processing procedures that are not compliant with current FOIA processing standards. All recently scanned images posted to the Reading Room adhere to the NARA 300 DPI standard.

Within Every Woman - The Documentary Film by Tiffany Hsiung Dear Supporters, We are coming down to the last hours! Our goal is to increase the number of BACKERS to 800. So for the last 10 hours please help us spread the link and encourage $1 pledges. By doing so, the number of backers will demonstrate to broadcasters and distributors that this film needs to be aired and made. The Personal News Cycle: How Americans choose to get news Published This research was conducted by the Media Insight Project — an initiative of the American Press Institute and the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research Introduction Social Justice Can Support Sustainability New Science, New Approaches to Population and the Environment SOURCE: flickr.com/worldresourcesinstituteIt's time to have a new conversation about population and the environment—one that is grounded in science and guided by values of human rights, equity, and social justice. The great population debate has raged for centuries. It usually begins with a dire, Malthusian warning: “The sky is falling!

Daily Kos Labor at Daily Kos Remember green jobs? They were supposed to be a win-win for America, simultaneously creating new skilled jobs and moving us toward sustainability. But, as Michelle Chen details, the momentum has died: Though federal green initiatives have provided vital seed money for wind farms and solar-generation projects nationwide, the blue-collar workers who have the most to gain from the projected clean-tech boom are still struggling to find any job, much less a green one. Of course, green jobs are not the boondoggle portrayed by right-wingers.

NSRD National Defense Research Institute The National Defense Research Institute (NDRI), a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC), conducts RAND research for the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), the Joint Staff, the Unified Combatant Commands, the defense agencies, the United States Marine Corps, and the United States Navy. RAND research for the U.S. Air Force is carried out within RAND Project AIR FORCE, while research for the U.S. Army is carried out within RAND Arroyo Center.

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