A GoFundMe page inspired by a viral Facebook post raised over $72,000 for a teen in need. Mike White, 30, was in the produce section of a Kroger in Memphis, Tennessee, when 16-year-old Chauncy Jones Black approached him and asked ifShow More Summary
A network of young, white, privileged people ran hundreds of thousands of dollars-worth of cocaine, pills and other substances through downtown Charleston’s roaring party scene in plain view, the Charleston Post and Courier revealed in an investigative report. The ring had been “hiding...
Basic income has finally reached the White House. In an interview with Bloomberg Businessweek, US President Barack Obama was asked directly about his feelings on basic income, a system of wealth distribution in which people receive a...Show More Summary
Well, while Eurosceptics celebrate their victory in the UK’s referendum on leaving the European Union, you probably missed an Obama-appointed...
It's been a long wait for the sequel. Back in 1996, Independence Day got us all worked up about alien attacks and the destruction of famous monuments. White House — boom! Empire State Building — boom! boom! In the two decades since, 9/11 happened and Hollywood hit the pause button...
Utah v. Strieff demonstrates that Sonia Sotomayor's life experience enabled her to view the case in a different light—in a light that perhaps her white counterparts could not. The post Sonia Sotomayor: A ‘Wise Latina’ Writes a Wise Dissent appeared first on Rewire.
The President’s approval rating keeps going up — with 52% of Americans approving of his performance in the White House, a new poll finds.
The White House announced Friday that President Obama has designated the first national monument honoring LGBT rights at the site of the 1969 Stonewall uprising in New York City. Below is a partial excerpt of the White House press release: The...Show More Summary
BREAKING: PRESIDENT OBAMA DESIGNATES FIRST-EVER LGBTQ NATIONAL MONUMENT AT STONEWALL: The White House has announced that President Obama designated a new national monument at the historic site of the Stonewall Uprising in New York City -- the first-ever landmark honoring the movement for LGBTQ equality. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama will officially designate a new national monument at the site of the Stonewall uprising to honor the struggle for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights in the United States, the White House announced Friday. Patrons...Show More Summary
The White House has announced the designation of the Stonewall National Monument at the Stonewall Inn, the birthplace of the modern LGBT rights movement.. This is a developing story. Refresh for updates. Said President Obama in a video making the ann… Read The post President Obama Announces Designation of the ‘Stonewall National Monument’ in NYC appeared first on Towleroad.
Jennifer Aniston wears a white tank top with green pants while stopping by an office building on Thursday (June 23) in New York City. The 47-year-old actress’ husband Justin Theroux, 44, was spotted hanging out with a friend that same day in the Big Apple. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jennifer Aniston The [...]
At this year’s SXSW Spring conference in Austin, there was the usual hullabaloo about which companies were going to be the so-called unicorns of the future, as well as the usual difficulty of arranging transportation across its many venues. Amid all this largesse, hyperbole and excess, there was one understated piece [...]
Last week I had the pleasure of attending the United State of Women Summit in Washington DC. The summit was hosted by the White House and featured the most unbelievable lineup of speakers (Warren Buffett, Oprah, POTUS, Connie Britton,...Show More Summary
When Republicans win the White House, they are used to fighting trench warfare against their own executive branch employees. The permanent civil service is predictably liberal and often seeks to throw sand in the wheels when a Republican president attempts to steer policy in new ways. It’s entirely expected that you will have permanent bureaucrats […]
T.J. MARTELL FOUNDATION HONORS WOMEN OF INFLUENCE The T.J. Martell Foundation honored six successful women in their fields on Tuesday, June 21, at Los Angeles' Wilshire Ebell Theater. Honorees included Grammy nominated singer Andra Day, breast cancer surgeon Dr. Show More Summary
Daymond John, the founder of FUBU and Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship, sent the below message to the White House email list. Didn't get the message? Sign up here for updates. Tune in to watch President Obama participate...Show More Summary
The history of white poverty in America takes in race and class, stereotype and exploitation.
While she didn’t attend the press meet, Neha made an appearance at another IIFA event in the evening wearing a black H&M pant suit with a white Payal Khandwala tank. A mirrored geometric clutch, Saint Laurent pumps and jewellery from Swarovski finished out her look. Show More Summary
Presumptive Democratic nominee says the fallout will require calm, steady experience in the White House.