If the president fires his political strategist, he could lose support from angry white nationalists. Steve Bannon has built a lucrative career as an outspoken advocate and defender of white male privilege, but his strategy of pandering...Show More Summary
(The Electrochemical Society) The Electrochemical Society (ECS) will host its first OpenCon event on Sunday, October 1 at the Gaylord National Conference Center in National Harbor, Md., bringing together some of the top advocates in open access and open science to explore new avenues in the dissemination of next generation research.
Laws against looting and smuggling are meaningless if the state doesn't enforce them. This simple truth is nearly always ignored by heritage protection advocates, or applied by them only to the demand end with calls for more seizures...Show More Summary
Damien Chazelle is cruising for a presidential bruising on Twitter, or at least a swift blocking. The director joined the social media platform today specifically to speak up for progressive political activism and call out the president for not sufficiently denouncing white supremacy. He broke in the account by throwing ... More »
I enter the room quietly, take my seat across from the nervous teen, and gently ask how she is feeling. Her eyes pool. “Not so good. I can’t believe this is happening to me.” Her story unfolds. “Courtney” hasn’t yet finished high school, let alone pursued her field of study and career of choice. Her dreams […]
The development is being proposed just south of The 606, at a time when advocates are clamoring for more affordable-housing protections along the trail. [ more › ]
A Los Angeles City Council committee has rebuffed the city’s blue-ribbon homeless housing advocates, siding with a Boyle Heights shopping center owner who opposed a project to build 49 units for mentally ill homeless people. In a procedure that provoked cries of bewilderment from the project’s supporters,...
A new study shows how climate change advocates should talk to those who don't believe in global warming. Hint: put the data graphs down.
This guest post was written by Seema Rao, a 2017 MuseumCamper and brilliant GLAM visitor advocate. Seema wrote it (original post here) in response to her experience last week at MuseumCamp... followed by the painful news about racism-fueled rallies and mob violence in Charlottesville, VA. Show More Summary
Andy Borowitz reports a satirical account of protesters advocating for the removal of an offensive symbol from public property.
Soulful indie dance advocate Moods is priming his debut album for 2018, but hasn’t been shy of remixes for the Summer. Taking on WDL’s melancholic pop landmark ‘Cashmere,’ the Dutchman oozes docile beats and easy flowing melodic movements, piecing a fine balance of chill and soul ahead of his impending LP’s first single. Stream: Spotify
Carmela Hutchison who is the President of the DisAbled Women’s Network (DAWN) Canada), an executive member of the Council of Canadians with Disabilities and a mental health advocate, wonders why a woman with disabilities, such as herself, was urged to die by assisted death, rather than offered assistance to live, in her article that was […]
ITV’s Loose Women isn’t known for being the most socially conservative show on television. However, the panellists couldn’t hide their shock at the extreme proposals advocated by Ann Furedi. who was a guest on the show today. “Necessary family planning” The head of bpas, the largest abortion provider in the country, was on the show […]
Kenneth S. Rogoff stands out as the advocate of restricting hand-to-hand currency who has argued the case most comprehensively and probably the most cautiously. I critically reviewed his recent book, The Curse of Cash, in the July 2017 issue of Econ Journal Watch. Show More Summary
Advocates say the city is sacrificing the community of Manchester to the petrochemical industry.
The U.S. Department of Justice is demanding that it be given details about 1.3 million people who visited a website that was created to organize protestors on President Donald Trump’s inauguration. In a blog post web hosting provider...Show More Summary
The counterprotesters were united against white supremacy, but they advocated a wide array of beliefs, tactics and goals.
Saints coach Sean Payton just denied the team was actively trying to trade cornerback Delvin Breaux. Except he didn’t, really. Asked to speak to the report from the New Orleans Advocate that they were looking to move the oft-injured cornerback, Payton talked a complete circle around it. “We would never comment if we were to [more]
A northeast Kansas county's top environmental advocate has been chosen to complete the 13 months left of a state House term of a lawmaker who has resigned. The Lawrence Journal-World … Click to Continue »
The National Pork Producers Council and other players in Big Ag are frightened by the idea of animal advocates and thousands of American farmers uniting to call for agricultural practices that make more sense for animals and for rural communities. Show More Summary