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Links of the Week 29 January 2010

Top Five (In Order) Continuing to Address the Needs of Haiti From a Gender-Informed Lens Read this cause you won’t hear this on the Big Six…sigh..and because this type of news is not on the Big Six, I don’t get my news from TV anymore except for PBS. Corporation Runs for Maryland Congressional Seat to … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 26 June 2009

Top Five Student Loan Sinkhole This is definitely a lesser version of my own story dealing with student loan debt. A definite watch and a definite share. I do hope the government does something about this problem. Frankly, we could solve a lot of the economic crisis by offering loan forgiveness. I know I would … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 19 June 2009

Do you Twitter? DNMP Politico is now on Twitter – @dnmppolitico Top Five The Waves Minority Judges Always Make Please share this with anyone who is leaning towards the Sotomayor is a racist for her comments about women and minority judges. Iran Election Is Obama’s First Foreign Policy Test–And He’s Failing Palin vs Biden 2016 … 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

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Links of the Week 29 May 2009

Top Five 2009 Spelman Fulbrighters Both Spelman and my Fulbright changed my life…😀 A fair balance for consumers on credit card reform An op-ed by Senator Tom Carper (D-DE). Do Women Dare Play in the Leadership Sandbox? Book Review of Dr. Anita Davis-DeFoe’s new book Follow Her Lead. Get Better Together Rolle dreams big, works … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 10 April 2009

Links are out a day early in observance of Good Friday. Happy Easter to my Christian friends and Happy Belated Passover to my Jewish friends. Top Five Assert Yourself This is too true, unfortunately, which is why I’m glad I went to a Women’s College where we were taught to be confident and be comfortable … Continue reading