Quote of the Day: 16 December 2013 on Women, Political Culture, and Political Institutions
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Quote of the Day: 16 December 2013 on Women, Political Culture, and Political Institutions

“What people learn about their worth and role in society has an impact on the way they engage with politics…The political culture of a country shapes the ways in which women’s political ability is judged in political institutions and in society and how women see politics, themselves, and their capacity to contribute to the political … Continue reading

Purpose Driven Life – Day 38
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Purpose Driven Life – Day 38

38 Days Down! Two Days to go! I’m still in shock that I am almost done with this book! Today’s topic is about how to be a World-Class Christian. This chapter continues the conversation around our fifth purpose which is missions. The focus today is on going outside of your circle and community to witness. … Continue reading

Double-Latte Project – August 2011 Generation Enterprise
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Double-Latte Project – August 2011 Generation Enterprise

This month’s Double-Latte Selection is: Why Generation Enterprise? Well one of my focus’ for this year’s Double-Latte selections is people in my network and one of the founders of Generation Enterprise is a member of a fellowship program that I did, the Institute for International Public Policy (IIPP). I met Clara Chow in 2005 as I … Continue reading

The Double-Latte Project February 2011 The Abyssinian Fund (Event 25 Feb 2011 & More About The Fund)
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The Double-Latte Project February 2011 The Abyssinian Fund (Event 25 Feb 2011 & More About The Fund)

If you are in the New York City area check out The Abyssinian Fund at the Harlem Fine Arts Show this weekend: At The 2nd Annual Harlem Fine Arts Show Friday, February 25th — 6pm to Midnight Saturday, February 26th — 11am to 10pm Sunday, February 27th — 11am to 7pm Riverside Church 490 Riverside … Continue reading

The Double-Latte Project February 2011: The Abyssinian Fund
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The Double-Latte Project February 2011: The Abyssinian Fund

The Double-Latte Project is my new personal philanthropy project. To read more about the Double-Latte Project visit the Double-Latte page on this blog. This month’s Double-Latte Project selection is my way of honoring Black History Month on the global level as this month’s organization connects Africa with the African Diaspora. The Abyssinian Fund is a new … Continue reading

Links of the Week 17 September 2010
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Links of the Week 17 September 2010

Dream Act Special Feature So I recently heard via a Political Science listserv I am on (Thank you Race & Ethnicity APSA Section) that Senator Reid is working on moving the Dream Act out of committee and on the floor for a vote. Below are some links that were shared via the listserv about the … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 27 August 2010

Top Five Mosque Demagoguery Is Bipartisan Remade in China Fiske Names Spelman College a 2011 ‘Best Buy’ School A Different Way of Ranking Colleges Armstrong Williams Misleads as He Cheers on GOP Women Women & Politics Eleitores de Dilma estão mais decididos sobre voto, mostra Datafolha Small Business Bill Cannot Wait – Voice Your Support, … Continue reading