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This is Cool – Review of a Year in Art
January 11, 2012 – 10:34 am | No Comment
This is Cool – Review of a Year in Art

These are really worth a look!
Deviant Art Review of 2011 in Art:
http://estunt.deviantart.com/journal/2011-As-Seen-Through-Art-278617629?roi=echo2-6341187805-1487951-e760be0900764a7749374c42afc9d0b1&utm_source=EMC&utm_medium=main_2011&utm_campaign=011012_MKT_depicting2011

The Great Ape Debate
January 3, 2012 – 12:17 am | No Comment
The Great Ape Debate

January 2, 2012
As what has been termed the Great Ape Debate continues around the world, the U.S. has made progress in diminishing the numbers of chimpanzees used for research and testing.
No doubt, humans have benefitted …

IN THE LIFE MEDIA SPOTLIGHTS NEW AFRICAN-AMERICAN LESBIAN COMING-OF-AGE FILM
December 28, 2011 – 11:02 pm | No Comment
IN THE LIFE MEDIA SPOTLIGHTS NEW AFRICAN-AMERICAN LESBIAN COMING-OF-AGE FILM

Online Short Features Interviews With Cast, Crew of Critically Acclaimed Film PARIAH
New York, NY – December 27, 2011, In The Life Media, producers of the award-winning documentary series In the Life, today announced the release of Pariah: A Closer …

In Washington and Area, African American Students Expelled at Greater Rate than Whites
December 28, 2011 – 10:46 pm | No Comment
In Washington and Area, African American Students Expelled at Greater Rate than Whites

The Washington Post has completed an analysis of student suspensions in the Washington area and have found that black students are suspended two to five times as often as white students.
Experts are trying to discover …

U.S. Restricts Sale of Morning-After Pill
December 8, 2011 – 10:02 pm | No Comment
U.S. Restricts Sale of Morning-After Pill

December 7, 2011
In a strange development in the U.S., Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has overruled scientific approval of the Food and Drug Administration and has stopped the sale of emergency contraceptives to …

Bieber will Appear on X-Factor
November 28, 2011 – 9:23 pm | No Comment
Bieber will Appear on X-Factor

November 28, 2011
Justin Bieber will be appearing on many shows before the holidays to promote his new holiday album Under the Mistletoe, including the U.K. X-Factor and the new U.S. version to premier on December 22nd …

Your jeans – Levi Strauss to use less water
November 2, 2011 – 9:15 pm | No Comment
Your jeans – Levi Strauss to use less water

November 2, 2011
The New York TImes published an article of interest today, noting that the historical and fabulous jeans-maker Levi Strauss is very concerned about how much water they use in making jeans – and …

Teenage Girls are More Likely to Abuse, But VP Biden Skirted the Truth
October 1, 2011 – 11:20 am | No Comment
Teenage Girls are More Likely to Abuse, But VP Biden Skirted the Truth

WASHINGTON, Sept. 28, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Despite calls to address the growing epidemic of abusive teenage girls, Vice President Biden
glossed over the problem during his Tuesday appearance on ABC’s The
View. Stop Abusive and Violent …

Who Was Wangari Maathai?
September 27, 2011 – 12:54 pm | No Comment
Who Was Wangari Maathai?

September 27, 2011
On Sunday, Kenya’s Wangari Maathai died from cancer. Wangari Maathai, a source of inspiration throughout the world, was the first African woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize.
Wangari Maathai was a professor …

Saudi Women Get the Right to Vote – But Still Can’t Drive to the Polls
September 27, 2011 – 10:34 am | No Comment
Saudi Women Get the Right to Vote – But Still Can’t Drive to the Polls

September 27, 2011
Saudi leader and monarch King Abdullah has stated that women will soon get the right to vote – in 2015.
If, however, they need to get to the polls, they still are unable …