Mind Shift
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The data out there bears out that if you do truly want racial diversity, you really do have to consider race. To improve outcomes for underrepresented students, institutions need to make it a priority at the top with presidents, provosts, and deans, Nichols says. We're really pushing the idea that the decisions that institutions make on a day-to-day basis and the priority of student success is a significant player in the outcomes that they have. It's not necessarily simply just a byproduct of the students you enroll, which is often times what campus leaders will tell you, he says, referring to schools that say some of their students aren't college ready. While it's true that students from under-resourced high schools may not be as academically prepared as their peers, institutions can make up for that, Nichols says.
BBC News 24
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You are the editor of the New York Times and I want to pursue this idea that the paper appears to have a world view which says President Trump is dangerous. I don't think that's true. Here's the world view I have. The world view I have is that we are tough on Presidents. We are especially tough on Presidents who sometimes say one.
BBC News 24
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Here's the world view I have. The world view I have is that we are tough on Presidents. We are especially tough on Presidents who sometimes say one thing Monday and do something else Tuesday. He is also the subject, or his campaign is the subject,.
Washingtons Blog
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S. foreign policy has been based upon, and he would expose the historical record, which proves that the U.S. should be protecting Iran and its allies from the Saudi-led fundamentalist-Sunni war against Iran and against all of the world except Sunni-allied Israel and except Sunni-ruled countries. Russia and China and India would then become also U.S. allies, and the possibility of a globe-annihilating nuclear world war, WW III, would immediately plunge. Hundreds of trillions of dollars that will otherwise be spent on preparations for WW III would then go instead toward constructive expenditures. But something prevents American Presidents from doing any such thing as that. Apparently, America’s long war to conquer Iran, Russia, and China, must go on, no matter what. The 9/11 attacks kicked it into high gear. First, the U.S. punished Afghanistan for 9/11.
The Event Chronicle
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” I found an interview with John’s big brother Tony Podesta where he mentions traveling around the country with McCarthy: “…and then traveled around the country with Eugene McCarthy and then later worked in the general election in that campaign…” In the docu-series there is another man who was in Maskell’s office that participated in the abuse and traumatization of the students called Brother Bob. In this interview above there are two men named Bob; Bob Wood and Bob Squire, both are dead now. They were both heavily involved in politics and both had close ties to the presidents/candidates of their time. Tony Podesta had contact with both of them. Bob Wood DN: Was Bob Wood there [at MIT]then? TP: Yes, he was, and Ithiel de Sola Pool [Chair of the Department], the whole collection of very distinguished faculty members, interesting group of people…” Bob Squire TP: “…I got a call from Bob Squier I remember, saying, Bob called and we had this conver-, he probably had the same conversation that I had with Senator Muskie, you know, was it a good thing or a bad thing, was it a terrible thing and so forth and so on.
Bleacher Report
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His character is intent on making WWE fans feel like they're part of a new regime. Despite the dancers and decorations this past Tuesday, this isn't a celebrationit's a hostile takeover. No more presidents. No more world champions or even general managers. Just one Maharaja. Cena challenging Mahal for the WWE Championship has the potential of a blockbuster matchup fit for SummerSlam. It's that rare type of feud that would add relevance to who comes out as the victor. If done correctly, this would be more than just a wrestling match but rather a battle of whose ideals are superior. Cena is on his way back, and WWEnot to mention SmackDown Livecan no longer take him for granted. Cena may forever be loyal to WWE from a sentimental standpoint, but his overwhelming success in Hollywood has already forced him into a part-time role.
TIME - Top Stories
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He was the first president, and still among the few, to invite filmmakers to eavesdrop on meetings of national importance. In the cinema-verite film, Crisis: Behind a Presidential Commitment , Kennedy and his advisers discuss making a public pronouncement about racial integration, risking the loss of Southern support. Here, again, you feel President Kennedy as star and director, constructing his thoughtful countenance in the rocking chair for the present and for history: In the room with JFK and RFK: It was during Kennedys time in office that Daniel J. Boorstin published his unsettling treatise on national politics, The Image: A Guide to Pseudo-Events in America . He questioned the use of advertising to sell presidents, proclaiming that the image in U.S. culture has replaced the ideal, with the country now turned over to public relations experts.
BBC World News
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Sputnik International
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Politico
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org , which gives local communities a how-to guide on passing a resolution backing impeachment. Bonifaz said asking the House to investigate is not in lieu of the special counsel investigation, which would explore whether there were violations of criminal statute. It’s intended to run on a parallel track. “The only way a president can be held accountable for abusing the public trust is via the impeachment process,” Bonifaz said. “It is at this point unclear on the law whether a sitting president can be indicted.” The House of Representatives has impeached two U.S. presidents: Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton. Both were acquitted by the Senate. The local government efforts to spur Congrees to action on impeachment arent unprecedented. In 2006, a group of towns in Vermont, and later the state’s Senate, passed resolutions calling for George W. Bush’s impeachment, saying he misled the country before going to war in Iraq.
BBC World News
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BBC Radio Ulster
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he lecturers on American politics at Queen's University Chris hi good morning we start with you think JFK stands and the Pantheon of group presidents I believe he is a man I'm finished work and will remain so ask for a furlong to a uniform for turnigy this essentially because a number of things that will coming to the fore in the sixties to close after his assassination and we don't quite know how he would have or would of hand of it so far the best counterfactuals in Histories how gift I would have handled the Vietnam war how you would handle we can't get the feeling of how you would have handled civil rights but the Vietnam war of causes of is a big question and he and Mike Lyndon Johnson arm does not have that sort of legacy.
BBC Radio Ulster
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Arnhem I Can Cook chunks of the 1979 cup final commentary of anime and chill mix of sport and music lessons in summer clubs continue Saturday afternoon at 3:11 afterwards as bbc.co.uk slash Radio Ulster live at 7:18 at John F Kennedy was one of the most recognisable US presidents son and he was born with you believe 100 years ago today at during his presidency and since his assassination in 1963 matches being made of his Irish Heritage me a week before he was shot dead JFK visitors Island making a trip to his family's homestead in County Wexford new just special commemoration planned in new Ross in Wye.
Informed Comment
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They and their successors would see to that. The United States would be the land of wealth and power in a previously unimaginable fashion. It would be the land that made everything that went bang in the night and in that (and perhaps that alone) their dreams would be fulfilled. To this day, Hollywood and its action films dominate planetary screens, while American arms merchants have a near monopoly on selling the world their dangerous toys. As our new president recently put it, their energies and those of the U.S. government should remain focused on getting countries across the globe to engage in the purchase of lots of beautiful military equipment. Indeed. As for the rest of their dream of geopolitical dominance, it began to come a cropper remarkably quickly. As it turned out, the military that American presidents regularly hailed in these years as the greatest force for human liberation the world has ever known or the finest fighting force in the history of the world couldnt even win wars against lightly armed insurgents or deal with enemies employing roadside bombs that could be built off the Internet for the price of a pizza .
Collective Evolution
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This should be the subject of rigorous scientific investigation and not the subject of rubbishing' by tabloid newspapers. — Lord Admiral Hill-Norton, Former Chief of Defence Staff, 5 Star Admiral of the Royal Navy, Chairman of the NATO Military Committee ( source ) In the interview below with Motherboard, Hellyer details a personal story which involved himself and his Nephew. Keep in mind, there are hundreds of these high ranking individuals, from presidents, to four star Generals, to Defence Ministers around the world and more who have all made some eye-opening statements. Hellyer is the first from the G8 countries of cabinet rank to speak publicly about it. He goes on to speak of a conversation he had with his nephew about the book, who in turn had another conversation with a United States Air Force general stating that the General said, every word of it is true and more.
Informed Comment
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Ebrahim Deen | (Informed Comment) | Hassan Rouhani’s victory in Last Friday’s Iranian presidential election, by a large majority, portents a continuation of the country’s path toward global reengagement, both on a more popular level and in terms of economic and political cooperation. The intensified nature of this electoral campaign does however point to an increasing tension between state institutions such as the presidency and the more ‘shadowy’, parallel institutions, including the Guard Core (IRGC) and parts of the clerical establishment, tasked with protecting the Islamic nature of the 1979 revolution. This is especially since historically presidents have always been more confrontational with such institutions in the latter ends of their tenures, best evidenced by former president Ahmadinejad’s fallout with the Supreme Leader (Ayatollah Ali Khamenei) in 2011.
The Iran Project
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Ruptly TV
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BBC News 24
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Do you rely on sanctions in China, just like previous presidents have done? Do you say it will be military action with a lot of monetary people around you saying,.
BBC News 24
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native had promised to bring peace to the island. He has now declared martial law. Other presidents before him have talked tough and seen their plans flounder in a convoluted conflict which has lasted for close to a century
BBC News 24
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on the verge of becoming a nuclear power, so you do a deal to give it money, if it will take the money in return for the arsenal. President Trump, initially, when he came into office, his administration was making sounds about military action. There is a dilemma. Do you rely on sanctions in China could just like previous presidents have done? Do China could just like previous.
InfoWars
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Back channels not unprecedented, used by past presidents to prevent war
InfoWars
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Back channels not unprecedented, used by past presidents to prevent war
Breitbart News
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Sunday on MSNBCs Am Joy, while discussing the new lead Africa-American character on latest Star Trek series Discovery, actor George Takei of Star Trek fame called President Donald Trump a troll, and added that he though Trump was as foolish and as uninformed and as ignorant as these trolls. George Takei said, Today in this society, we have alien life forms that we call trolls and these trolls carry on without knowing what theyre talking about and knowing even less about the history of what theyre talking about and some of these trolls go on to be presidents of nations. The president was totally ignorant of the history of internment here, he continued I invited Donald Trump to come see Allegiance that we did on that subject.