There goes one potential independent candidate if conservatives are unhappy with the GOP candidate. Retired U.S. Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis will not run as an independent candidate in the presidential election despite pressure from conservative billionaires. Show More Summary
Keeping up with social media can be a challenge for busy independent artists, but doing so is still important. Here we look at seven different ways artists can increase the efficiency of their social media postings, while simultaneously improving their online image. ________________________ Guest Post by Jhoni Jackson on the...
Catie: Can a 2e elementary school child with suspected dyslexia (after much testing and therapies that have only helped with coping – finally got to the answer) be turned down for an IEE post local screening? Plenty of tests from private professionals over recent years – but interpretation of results hasn’t been the best. Show More Summary
And your high school mug might be in it.
Kris: Should an IEE Evaluator leave out information from a students 1 to 1 school aide as part of a complete evaluation? Is it appropriate for a parent to receive an IEE evaluation from the evaluator a day and a half before the IEP meeting if the parent selected the evaluator and the district paid for it? All of my questions are from California. Show More Summary
Several independent sources have confirmed that the city and Metro have come to agreement on an expanded restructure of Metro bus service in SE Seattle for the September service change. The city had balked at partially funding the initial restructure on policy grounds, with disagreements largely centering on the merits of extending MLK bus service to the International […]
BWP Media USA, Inc v. Clarity Digital Group, LLC, No. 15-1154 (10th Cir. Apr. 25, 2016) BWP owns the copyrights to various celebrity photos, and its business model appears to be lawsuit-based, at least in part. It sued defendant (AXS) for infringing 75 photos on the Examiner.com website. Show More Summary
Turner is launching “FilmStruck, a subscription service offering cult, foreign and independent films that appeal to movie aficionados,” reports the Los Angeles Times. The L.A. Times story continues, “The service, which will be available starting this fall for a monthly...
Paramount TV has optioned the rights to Rebecca Traister’s New York Times bestselling book All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation. Published by Simon & Schuster, the book probes the sexual, economic,...Show More Summary
Popular chef, TV personality and producer Gordon Ramsay has launched a new independent production company, Studio Ramsay, which is solely owned by him. Under his new banner, he plans to create new unscripted formats and develop new talent. Show More Summary
Lee Broom's fiercely independent creative career stretches from the Royal Shakespeare Company to the studio of Vivienne Westwood. Enter The 2016 Innovation By Design Awards now through May 5! Many people would be shy about approaching a celebrity for an autograph, but for Lee Broom it turned out to be one of those made-for-Hollywood moments. Show More Summary
The final White House Correspondents' Dinner of President Barack Obama's administration takes place on Saturday but the star power of the guest list is only now truly coming together. Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith may not have attended...Show More Summary
The infrastructure sector has lost an independent player to chapter 11 bankruptcy, demonstrating that while the fiber business as a whole is pretty healthy right now it is still not an easy one. Late last week, Allied Fiber declared bankruptcy in Delaware court after finding it more difficult than hoped to sell dark fiber and […]
Full disclosure--I prefer Bernie Sanders head and shoulders over all other Presidential candidates. Lately I've been hearing and reading from a lot of people who think the NY State primary system is unfair. After all, only Democrats can vote in the Democratic primaries, and only Republicans can vote in the GOP primaries. Show More Summary
Topic: Books But it may not be a 200-year-old first edition after all and it still needs to be independently verified. A Jane Austen expert at Harvard University, Deidre Lynch, (who has only inspected it by looking at pictures) thinks...Show More Summary
Many of us in the labor and employment law community have been following the pending class-action litigation against Uber on the issue of whether its drivers are employees or independent contractors. Widespread news reports now indicate that this litigation has...
Last fall, Vox.com published a video on Syria’s civil war to its YouTube channel, where it’s ended up with nearly 2.5 million views. Vox editor-in-chief Ezra Klein also posted it to his Facebook page, where it racked up millions of views. (Today it has more than 53 million views and has been shared nearly a...
“We’ve gotta remind them: Earth is not for the taking!” Coming June 24, 20th Century Fox’s Independence Day: Resurgence from director Roland Emmerich and producers Dean Devlin and Harald Kloser with Emmerich features Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Judd Hirsch, Vivica A. Show More Summary
Tweets by @romenesko Stories I posted on other social media: Tip for young reporters: Always ask for I.D. proof when someone tells you their name is Jack Mehoff A Marin Independent Journal photog spots a “Honk for Benrie [sic]” sign Now retired, but still online. Thank you for checking my latest tweets and … Read More
The Internet Watch Foundation – the UK organisation combating child abuse images online – was created in 1996. From 2000-2005, I was its first independent Board Chair and I continue to follow its excellent work. The IWF has just published its 2015 Annual Report. This report contains the latest trends and statistics on online child […]