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Links of the Week 21 August 2009

Top Five (In Order) Pride and Peril: Historically Black Colleges and Universities Why Black Colleges Might Be the Best Bargains The Women’s Crusade I admit that I have not finished reading this article, its a NYTimes Magazine article so its long. But it is a must read as it discusses the conflict of this century … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 24 July 2009

Top Five Running Start: Young Women’s Political Leadership Retreat 2009 I truly enjoyed the fact that I was once again able to volunteer some of my time to Running Start and this program. Not only did I have an opportunity to serve a great organization but I was inspired by the future leaders of this … Continue reading

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GritTV: The Iranian Elections, Kucinich vs. Bank of America, and The Stoning of Soraya M.

I first encountered GritTV with Laura Flanders after following a link from one of the show’s recent guests. I have to say I really enjoy this program and it is part of my move as a news consumer to move beyond mainstream media to independent and/or public media. To date I find that independent media … Continue reading