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How Technology Has Changed the Meeting [Infographic]

It is a rare occasion that I broadcast back-to-back infographic-centered posts however, upon encountering this infographic, I knew this must be shared. If you’re like me, an image-based timeline makes historical information easier to digest and retain. 122 more words

Observations

Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Un-Feminist Un-Hero

She is defying the jihadi censors, the misbegotten hate-speech laws and the polite conventions of Western debate that all limit what can be said about the relationship of Islam to modernity. 507 more words
Health And Social Issues

MUSLIM PLOT TO BOMB U.S. CONSULATE FOILED BY CANADIAN AUTHORITIES

Reuters reports that the Royal Canadian Mounted Police have thwarted Muslim Jahnazeb Malik’s plan to bomb the United States Consulate and other buildings in the financial district of Toronto. 117 more words

LIBERALS AND CONSERVATIVES

Ranking the 10 worst colleges for free speech

Most college rankings focus on factors like prestige, SAT scores, freshmen retention rate, selectivity and class size.

The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE), however, has a unique annual ranking: … 626 more words

CAMPUS LIFE

Does poverty perpetuate racism in education?

In a recent article, researchers from Brandeis University and Ohio State University report that living in a disadvantage neighborhood is the primary contributing factor to racism in education for Blacks. 980 more words

Racism In Education

CBS '60 Minutes' Correspondent Bob Simon Dies In Car Crash

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NEW YORK (AP) — Longtime “60 Minutes” correspondent Bob Simon, who covered most major overseas conflicts and news stories since the late 1960s during a five-decade career in journalism, died in a car crash. 728 more words

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