by Jeff Swanson First, let’s get this out there; all presidents have people they call enemies. It doesn’t matter which party, the party in the White House is a party pro tempore. Enemies remain a fact of White House politics. …...―
I finished serving on a jury a few days ago - I was foreperson of a jury in a fairly serious criminal trial - and I wanted to give you my impressions and thoughts while still fresh in my mind. This was my first time on a jury of any kind. I was ...―
Theresa May, the home secretary, has said there should be a mandatory full life term served for those who murder a police officer. She is quoted as saying it is "a particularly appalling crime". Why is that then? My instinctive reaction is one of...―
The U.S. Department of Justice doesn't have any analyses that would show whether charges against financial institutions would harm the country's economy, potentially undermining a key DOJ argument for why the banks have escaped indictment.―
Days I spent at the RFK Centre, with those who desired personal liberty and freedom ∙ | by Nilantha Ilangamuwa ∙ ( May 23, 2013, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) Change cannot be achieved by forcing others to accept the world that you ...―
Written by Lydia Long, Policy Staff Writer We live in a democracy, and it takes a certain amount of citizen participation to make any democracy work. I have decided to write a series on advocacy because many people do not become aware of issues...―
Please enjoy this excerpt from the exciting and beautifully written YA fantasy, Mother’s Curse, by Thaddeus Nowak. ∙ Then read on to learn how you can win huge prizes as part of this blog tour, including a Kindle Fire, $450 in Amazon...―
For those who’ve always been interested in crime, justice and law enforcement, choosing criminal justice as your college major is an instinctive idea, indeed. However, going for this degree in New York is like hitting the jackpot because the...―
Washington D.C. seemingly has no lack of scandal right now. Between the trumped up scandal of Benghazi to the somewhat concerning but fairly small “scandals” of the IRS unfairly selecting some conservative groups for increased scrutiny...―
Irrespective of your religious background, even if you are an atheist, you at least have a sense of right and wrong. If there is right and wrong, then there must be a standard by which we measure what is right and what is wrong. If there is no...―
***** This is a continuation of the series. If you missed the first part, you can read it here. ***** The Man In Black tried opening his eyes, but they felt heavy and sore. All he could see was thick darkness. He could hear some distant noises ...―
Currently around a half of organizations ranging in size from SMEs to large multinationals ...
∙ One of the few things I consider when buying a frock is the print. Growing up, I ...
My first thought when I saw the topic for this weeks Photo Challenge: Curves was the ...