House Republicans have voted to cut SNAP, shifting the blame for the weak economy onto young workers and the weight of the costs on our children by ignoring policymakers' failures to get the economy running.
Unless the president uses his executive powers to rectify the situation, a sense of being relegated to second-class citizenship might
deleteriously affect the hearts and minds of an impressionable
generation of black youngsters in a way unlikely ever to be undone.
Trayvon Martin were not a young black male, he would be alive today.
Despite the verdict, it’s clear that George Zimmerman would never have
confronted a young white man wearing a hoodie. He would, at the very
least, have listened to the cops and stayed back.
The sun continues to produce significant solar flares, powerful bursts of radiation which - when intense enough - can disturb
the atmosphere in the layer where GPS and communications signals
travel. (Image Credit: NASA/SDO)
WASHINGTON - A government shutdown began Oct. 1, causing federal agencies in Maryland to close or seriously cut back operations and resulting in significant hardship for federal workers, as well as declining economic output and lower tax revenue for the state.
Redskins name is racist, say critics The decades-long debate heats up again as the Washington Redskins team name was lambasted as “racist” and “demeaning” during a daylong symposium at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian.
New County Council Officers. Craig Rice(left) was unanimously selected as the new president of the Montgomery County Council on Dec. 3. George Leventhalwas unanimously selected as vice president. (Photo/Montgomery County)