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Pro-Tip: Trashing Fellow Women Like A Schoolyard Bully Is Not How You Create Change

Another day, another conservative group trashing the feminist movement that helped them into their educated, privileged positions in the first place. Sigh. [LA Times] President Obama signed those two executive orders today to help close pay disparities between men and women. [New York Times, White House] The number of women choosing to be stay-at-home moms [...]

TechCrunch Is Looking For An Executive Assistant

3 weeks agoTechnology : TechCrunch

Working at TechCrunch the past three years has been a privilege for me, but it’s time for me to move on. And this is an opportunity for you to move in. Really, being the Executive Assistant to Matthew Panzarino and Alexia Tsotsis is a dream job; You get to work alongside great coworkers and for a company that’s truly passionate about startups. Show More Summary

Ditch the Pitch: An Interview with Steve Yastrow

Recently, I had the privilege to connect with Steve Yastrow, a former marketing executive and the founder of Yastrow & Company, a consulting organization that helps businesses improve results through breakthrough marketing, customer relationship, and sales ideas. Show More Summary

Interview with Jen Marlowe, coauthor of I Am Troy Davis, in Zeek

Earlier this week I had the privilege of interviewing Jen Marlowe for Zeek magazine. We spoke about her new book, I Am Troy Davis, co-authored with Martina Davis-Correia, which tells the story of Troy Davis who was executed by the.....

Changes in Privileges Program of Delta Hotels and Resorts Announced — With More to Come

2 months agoTravel / Air Travel : The Gate

“To ensure Delta Privilege remains competitive, and to pave the way for a rewarding new program set to launch in Autumn 2014, changes to the current program needed to be made”, said Ken Greene — who is the president and chief executive officer of Delta Hotels and Resorts — in a recent announcement. Show More Summary

Obama Administration Abuses National Security, Secrecy Powers

Would the US Government executive branch abuse its state secrets privilege, abuse the classification of documents, and use its ability to prevent a foreign national's entry to the US to bar her access to the court system? Would it spend millions of taxpayer dollars on lawyers improperly?

At the Scene of a History-Making Cockfight Raid

This past weekend, I had the privilege to be among the ASPCA team assisting New York State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman and New York State's Organized Crime Task Force (OCTF) in the execution of the largest cockfighting takedown...Show More Summary

Writing in the First World

In response to the presidential-ordered execution of Iranian poet and activist Hashem Shaabani, Poetry Editor Charlie Bondhus reflects on privilege, writing, and poetry's function as a tool of social change. The post Writing in the First World appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Rep. Paul Ryan is a very stupid man

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

I lived through the Iran Contra incident, and I have lived through a president declaring a new executive privilege to torture. I was alive when Oliver North put on a nice clean suit and testified in front of a room full of angry people, and I watched Gen. Show More Summary

Denied: Another judge smacks down Obama administration’s “unwarranted,” “cavalier” use of executive privilege

"...Unwarranted expansion of the presidential communications privilege at the expense of the public’s interest in disclosure."

Federal Judge Rejects Obama’s Claim Of Executive Privilege & Slams Rips “Cavalier Attitude” Towards Transparency…

A federal judge granted the a Freedom of Information Act petition of a government watchdog group asking that the Obama administration release a government-wide foreign aid directive President Obama wanted kept hidden from the public after having signed it in 2010. In issuing her order, U.S. Show More Summary

Judge orders release of secret U.S. foreign aid memo

(CNN) – In a defeat for the Obama administration over executive privilege, a federal judge has ordered the release of a secret government document dealing with foreign aid that President Barack Obama has refused to make public. U.S. District Judge Ellen Huvelle, in a ruling dated Tuesday, rejected as "troubling" the sweeping White House contention […]

New Windows privilege escalation flaw exploited in active attacks

5 months agoTechnology : Tech Inciter

Attackers are exploiting a new and unpatched vulnerability in Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 that allows them to execute code with higher privileges than they have access to. The vulnerability is located in NDProxy.sys, "a system-provided...Show More Summary

Fast and Furious: Holder moves to appeal ruling

Story here. To translate from the legalese: The trial court refused to dismiss the suit, seeking records, brought by Issa's committee. Holder's attorneys had objected on grounds of Executive Privilege, which traditionally shields documents giving advice rather than revealing facts....

Dynamic Duos: Acumen Fund's Jacqueline Novogratz And Ideo.org's Jocelyn Wyatt On Poverty Solutions

Jacqueline Novogratz, founder and CEO of Acumen Fund Jocelyn Wyatt, co–lead and executive director of Ideo.org Novogratz: The privilege for me has been to see Jocelyn going from being a fellow, or an intern, at Acumen to creating anShow More Summary

Fresh Pessimism For Yahoo As Dan Loeb Exits

9 months agoIndustries / Media : Mixed Media

It didn’t always feel that way, but Marissa Mayer had a pretty blessedly smooth first year as CEO of. There were some PR hiccups, yes, notably when the former executive rescinded work-from-home privileges for Yahoo employees. But on matters of substance, Mayer was able to operate with a free hand, backed by a supportive [...]

Watergate II

The lawless regime of Barack Obama is becoming well documented. First we had the invocation of executive privilege with Fast & Furious when congressional inquiry got a little to close to the truth. We have the refusal to even question the eyewitness’s at Benghazi, or even conduct on honest review of the sequence of events. […]

Ten Startup Tips for Utility CEOs

When you’re privileged to be an Executive in Residence at a Silicon Valley incubator like I am, you enjoy exposure to many interesting ideas and thought-provoking perspectives.

AP's Hostess Comeback Story Ignores Context About Company's Expiration

The Associated Press ignored significant context about the role of organized labor in its report on the comeback of Hostess brands and the iconic Twinkie snack. The article privileged attacks from executives claiming unions were to blame...Show More Summary

Save the NC Child Fatality Task Force

10 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : BlueNC

http://www.newsobserver.com/2013/06/11/2956328/house-budget-would-cut-1-... I would like the NC General Assembly to reconsider the proposed elimination of the NC Child Fatality Task Force. I privileged to be the Executive Director of the Task Force in 1996. Show More Summary

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