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When Class and Politics Collide

As a Public Administration and Governance student, there’s bound to be a significant political element to my courses. As someone who cares deeply about lots of issues, especially political involvement, this is quite okay with me. 429 more words

Back To School

Interactive Voices: A report on how Tax Policy is (and isn't) a poverty fighting tool, according to the Institute on Tax and Economic Policy

This report lays out the impact of nuanced policy on a state by state level, and how specific approaches impact those communities of poverty. The results of policy for the lowest economic sector are a true litmus test for the comprehensiveness of that policy. 200 more words

More change on the horizon?

The Minister for Pensions, Steve Webb, has continued his drive towards further pensions reform, giving speeches at the NAPF conference in Liverpool and at the Liberal Democrats’ Autumn conference, at which he vowed to watch the pensions industry “like a hawk”. 416 more words


Planned Parenthood Exposed Press Conference, full video

Live Action

Published on Oct 20, 2014

On Tuesday, October 14, 2014, Live Action held a press conference at Planned Parenthood in Washington, D.C. to protest the growing role of the abortion corporation Planned Parenthood in American culture. 152 more words

Breakdown Of Family

All Things Being Equal

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella can’t catch a break. A programmer by trade he has never had to deal with the press before on human resource issues. 558 more words


NYPD has paid close to half a billion dollars in settlements since 2009

NYPD has paid out $428 million in settlements in the last five years.

The staggering numbers were obtained by MuckRock, who has published the complete list. 68 more words


The City Hall Annex Debacle

Have you heard about the City Hall Annex?  This is one of the SINGLE WORSE DECISIONS EVER MADE by the City Council, and it happened behind closed doors. 1,336 more words