SPRINGFIELD — Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth on Tuesday criticized Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk as "irresponsible" for recently signing an open letter to the government of Iran regarding ongoing nuclear talks.
An open letter to my American friends: As a proud Canadian and good friend of the United States, I feel it is my duty to bring to your attention a salient fact about the recently declared candidate for the Republican nomination for president:...Show More Summary
CBS's love for the Kennedy family continued on Monday night. Evening News journalists hyped the opening of a new institute in Massachusetts that is named after Ted Kennedy. Anchor Scott Pelley swooned, "Another New England superstar was honored today. Politics was his game and we'll have his story next."
You came into my life in 2004.
Editor’s Note: In the nearly two months since the former president of the Institute for Islamic Education in Elgin, Ill, Mohammad Abdullah Saleem, was charged with criminal sexual abuse for an incident involving a 23-year-old woman (which occurred in April 2014). A Cook County grand jury recently handed down an eight-count indictment against Saleem on charges [Read More...]
Numerous songwriter and composer guilds from around the world have joined forces in an open letter directed toward the American Music Publishing Community regarding the ongoing debate surrounding publishing rights. The letter exposes the National Music Publishers Association's (NMPA) refusal to discuss unilateral withdraw by publishers of rights and repertoire...
This is an open letter to my father, Marvin Jacobs, describing his character---and even more important, the actions he’s taken to demonstrate it through his life. The post An Open Letter to My Father: What It Means to Be a Man appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Apple and Beats move their digital music services forward, Songwriters issue open letter about publishing rights, American Idol Alum signs a publishing deal. Apple and Beats move forward with their digital music services by developing a streaming service that will rival Spotify. Beats is essentially reshaping Apple’s digital music in...
On Friday, we shared the story of Michael Kelley, a special needs student attending Wichita East High School. Kelley plays basketball (...)
The Real Housewives of New Jersey star Jacqueline Laurita has fired back against a hater of her adorable autistic son, Nicholas. According to the website “The Real Mr Housewife,” a… READ ON
The Vault is Slate's history blog. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @slatevault, and find us on Tumblr. Find out more about what this space is all about here. Published in the Boston Herald-American on Dec. 25, 1974 and in the Boston Globe on Dec. Show More Summary
Dear Conversation Stealers, I knew that I would need to write this letter at some point in time but have been putting it off for some time. I guess in my role as a clinical psychologist I am inclined to give others the benefit of the doubt. Show More Summary
Scholars, writers, journalists and researchers write an open letter to 60 Minutes producer about the misrepresentation of Africa by the Tv program: Dear Jeff Fager, Executive Producer of CBS 60 Minutes, We, the undersigned, are writing to express our grave concern about the frequent and recurring misrepresentation of the African...
Want to laugh your ass off? Of course you do. Following a very long line of descent that goes back at least to the time of the ancient Greeks, satire has remained one of the most effective ways of making people lol to the point of crying,...Show More Summary
Elevator pitches, anger about open access, unsung heroes, and more letters to the editor from the March 15, 2015 issue of Library Journal.
If a college library moves 170,000 of its books to storage, to make room for sumptuous new administrative offices—which is happening at Maine’s Colby College—does it still count as a library? Or, as an impassioned open letter from...Show More Summary
Three months ago, an article I wrote titled "An Open Letter from Black Clergy: A Call for Racial Justice, Healing and Reconciliation," was posted to HuffPost Religion. The letter was signed by Black clergy representing a wide diversity of denominations and perspectives. Show More Summary
Yelp CEO Jeremy Stoppelman isn't happy. He penned an open letter on Thursday bashing Indiana's new religious freedom bill, railing against "laws that would allow for business to discriminate against consumers based on certain traitsShow More Summary
I am twenty-two, and find myself branded as That Woman in one of the most persisting microcosms of American society – a college campus.
Despite having savaged Republicans two weeks earlier for voicing opposition to an Iran nuclear deal in an open letter to the totalitarian regime, on Friday, NBC chief foreign affairs correspondent Andrea Mitchell and Meet the Press moderator Chuck Todd suddenly realized such a deal would be a bad idea.