While progress has been made in finalizing some of the adoptions of Guatemalans adopted by American parents before intercountry adoptions were shut down in 2008, 19 children remain in orphanages waiting to join their families. A bipartisan group of 19 U.S. Senators sent a letter to the Guatemalan ambassador, urging his government to allow those kids to be raised by their family.
A few years ago, the buzz was about "how he millennial generation is the most pro-government generation and what this means for our future" as the Center for American Progress put it in 2010. What it meant is hat a bunch of them took federal jobs hoping to work where the action is, and discovered that laboring for Leviathan kind of sucks. Show More Summary
By Rachel Goldfarb, originally published on Next New Deal Click here to subscribe to Roosevelt First, our weekday morning email featuring the Daily Digest. Inequality and the American Child (Project Syndicate) Roosevelt Institute Chief Economist Joseph Stiglitz says the impact of economic inequality in the U.S. Show More Summary
Rep. Kevin Yoder (R-KS) gets the American Conservative Union seal of approval. The Kansas Republican responsible for the Citigroup-authored Wall Street bailout provision that drew such fierce progressive opposition when it was slipped into the $1.1 trillion government spending bill has been lying low, Jennifer Bendery reports. Show More Summary
A couple of years ago, David Niose, a past President of both the American Humanist Association and the Secular Coalition for America, wrote a wonderful book called Nonbeliever Nation. It was all about the growing demographic of "Nones"...Show More Summary
A report from the left-wing Center for American Progress says gays, lesbians, and transsexuals will not fully realize the promise of America unless and until the Federal government extends to them widespread protection from all kinds of discrimination. Show More Summary
While The Racially Ecumenical "Post-Racial Progressive Fundamentalist Alliance' In America argues that in turning a MOMENT INTO A MOVEMENT they must SHUT THE SYSTEM DOWN in order to make people UNCOMFORTABLE.Yet as we expand beyond the...Show More Summary
The progressive and pro-Democratic group American Bridge has published a nearly 200-page guide to dismantling the GOP's entire 2016 field and there's a little something for everyone in it, reports MSNBC: “The beauty of this book is that anyone involved in politics can find a use for it. Show More Summary
1. Interview with Nicholas Bloom. 2. Many Latin American nations are also preferring economic growth to environmental progress. 3. “A great way of dissipating more is to make more copies of yourself.” — speculative claims about life and entropy. 4. Self-tying shoelaces. 5. Afghanistan’s Bruce Lee. 6. The vanishing male worker.
Following a few years of play in the lower divisions of American soccer, Orlando City will join Major League Soccer in 2015. The Lions may not have the fancy association to a European club like fellow expansion side New York City FC,...Show More Summary
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BLACK HISTORY PAST The Black History Historical Tracks Laid Down Today Selling The Americanized Negro About The Progressive Future So He Doesn't Ask "Where Is The Money That We Gave To You For Our Development?"
Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR), said on Wednesday that he'll lead efforts in introducing a comprehensive LGBT civil rights bill in the next session of Congress, MetroWeekly reports: During remarks at the Center for American Progress, the Oregon Democrat said he...
Younger African Americans Hear Message of Racial Progress
With the current news cycle highlighting police brutality against African Americans, it is hard not to contemplate the continuing role of race in American life. Despite our progress as a nation and more broadly as a human race, we still struggle with seemingly antiquated modes of thinking that lead to unnecessary frictions between people. Show More Summary
It was one year ago today that American Airlines closed its merger with U.S. Airways, and while the integration is still progressing, American is moving forward with massive service upgrades, including hundreds of new aircraft, new cabin seating and airport lounges. Read more...
ObamaCare architect Jonathan Gruber did us a favor by confirming that ObamaCare was packaged in deliberate lies, and that the elitists who imposed it hold the American people in contempt.
WHY IS THIS BLACK MOTHER'S TEARS NECESSARILY MADE INFERIOR SO THAT PROGRESSIVE FUNDAMENTALISM CAN 'STRUGGLE FORTH' WITHOUT BEING CHALLENGED TO SHOW EVIDENCE OF THE NEGRO'S 'RETURN ON INVESTMENT'?
A new progressive state-focused organization has launched to mirror, and counter, the work of the conservative-GOP aligned ALEC (American Legislative Exchange Council). The organization will push state initiatives on everything from climate change, criminal justice reform, education reform, immigrant and civil rights issues, and more. Show More Summary
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL JAMAICAN NATIONALS AND EXPATS!!!The Goal From Earlier This Year - All Without Any "Die-In Rituals" Western Mirror EFFECTIVE RESULTS!!NOVEMBER 2014 The Jamaica Observer