Posts Tagged ‘America’

This Comic Captures What It’s Like To Grow Up Mixed Race In America

Growing up half Japanese and half-Jamaican in Hawaii, 19-year-old Kiana Khansmith quietly struggled with misconceptions about being mixed race. “A lot of people seemed to know who I was more than I did,” the animation student at the California College of the Arts told HuffPost. “They would tell me what to be or how I […]

Seth Meyers’ Spoof ‘Trump Mingle’ App Wants To Make America Date Again

Tear down that wall around your heart by signing up to “Trump Mingle.” On Tuesday, “Late Night with Seth Meyers” showcased its “fantastic and tremendous” spoof dating app, aimed at President Donald Trump’s supporters. “One of the great things about ‘Trump Mingle’ is it only allows you to list your dislikes,” said one of its […]

7 Must-Try Morning Rituals From Cities Across America That Will Make You Infinitely Happier Tomorrow

Rise and shine! Then eat your corn tortillas, sing along to Baha’i prayers, or dip your toes in the ocean—depending on where you live, of course. A morning ritual, or just a little ‘me-time’ first thing, can help you start your day off on the right foot. That’s why we’ve partnered with Tropicana to get […]

Is America Still A Nation of Immigrants?

The letter below was originally written after 9/11 as an open letter to a relative of mine who had worries about migrating to America. But it feels that it is especially relevant to our time. So here it is, revised. Dear Cousin, What is it like to be an immigrant in America these days? Is […]

Bill Maher Calls For Unity: ‘You Can’t Unfriend 47 Percent Of America’

Bill Maher wants to build bridges. The “Real Time” host was a vocal critic of president-elect Donald Trump throughout his campaign and has since urged Democrats to “stop being so nice” in a bid to regain power ― but he’s now also called on the country to come together in the wake of the Republican […]

America The Good

America is great because she is good. If America ceases to be good, America will cease to be great. – Alexis de Tocqueville I want to believe we are the good guys. I want to know, deep in my heart, that we reject the vile, the stupid, the disgusting. I want us to behave as […]

In Donald Trump’s America, People Like Marlee Matlin Are Worthy Of Mocking

With each new revelation of a callous comment or misdeed from his past, GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump alienates part of America’s population. This week’s target: people with disabilities — especially those who are deaf. Trump repeatedly called Oscar-winning actress Marlee Matlin “retarded” and directed demeaning sexual comments toward her on his show “The Apprentice” back […]

Unions in Crisis?: The Future of Organized Labor in America

Unions in Crisis?: The Future of Organized Labor in America Unionism in the United States was quite successful during and after World War II, especially during the golden years of American capitalism (1947-73) as workers’ wages increased quite dramatically in a number of industries. For example, average hourly earnings for workers in meatpacking rose 114% […]

The One Thing Not For Sale In America Has My Vote

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders (I-VT) Counter intuitive, isn’t it? To have principles and live by them. When did that happen? We are living in a country where principles feel like something from a fairy tale. They feel like something once mentioned in the days of history when the class structure was stripped from the aristocracy […]

Watcher Language: Prescriptions for Writing Clear English in America

Watcher Language: Prescriptions for Writing Clear English in America Between fifty to sixty people attended the party. This one is as good or better than that one. Employees who service this community are highly trained. Each of the above sentences contains an error. Do you know how to repair the damage? Are you interested in […]

At The Funeral Of Nancy Reagan, A Politically-Divided America Came Together

In a deeply polarized America, a photograph capturing some affection across the aisle made the rounds on the Internet this weekend. The endearing picture, shared on Twitter by CNN’s political director David Chalian, showed Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton and former president George W. Bush in a smiling embrace at Nancy Reagan’s funeral.  This may […]

Youth Sports in America, an Overview

Youth Sports in America, an Overview Original publisher: Washington, DC: President’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, 1997] OCLC Number: (OCoLC)50558023 Subject: Exercise — Health aspects — United States. Excerpt: … Sports organizations can provide an alternative to gang membership and violence?by providing opportunities for more youth to be involved and thereby benefit from being […]

GOP Foreign Policy Experts Warn A Trump Presidency Would Endanger America

WASHINGTON — Sixty Republican national security heavyweights vow in an open letter released late Wednesday to work “energetically” to prevent GOP front-runner Donald Trump from winning the party’s nomination. The experts, who represent vastly divergent GOP ideologies, describe Trump’s vision of American influence as “wildly inconsistent and unmoored in principle.” They warned that a Trump presidency would […]

Free Discount Cards Donated To Muslim Foundation of America By Charles Myrick of ACRX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

ICYMI: Schizophrenia Treatment In America And Toddlers With Guns

ICYMI Health features what we’re reading this week. This week, we read about how society struggles to provide care for mentally ill patients, both in the U.S. and abroad. First we spend time with an investigation by our colleagues at HuffPost Highline, and learned about how early intervention programs can be life-changing treatments for patients with schizophrenia — […]

The Least-Stressed Cities in America

Feeling stressed out? You’re not the only one. A 2014 study by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard School of Public Health found that half of all American adults dealt with a major stressful event over the prior year. And that doesn’t even consider the cumulative effect of the smaller daily stresses of […]

6 Ways America Treats Poor People Like Criminals

The poor are treated like human ATM machines, and our politicians are actively encouraging their exploitation   — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website. Politics – The […]

Race in America: Meaningful Equality Remains a Distant Dream…

“The position of the negro today in America is the tragic but inevitable consequence of centuries of unequal treatment. Measured by any benchmark of comfort or achievement, meaningful equality remains a distant dream for the negro.” – Justice Thurgood Marshall, Regents of the University of California v. Bakke, 438 U.S. 265 (1978) Neither the end […]

Donald Trump’s Arrogance Is Outdated In Corporate America

After spending decades as Wall Street darlings, arrogant business leaders are out of fashion. The new hotness for CEOs these days? Displaying humility, self-awareness and honesty. In this new world, a good leader doesn’t brag about his “TEN BILLION DOLLARS,” as Donald Trump’s campaign did last week. A good leader doesn’t rank his workers and […]

The Food and Cooking Of Argentina: 65 Traditional Recipes from the Heart of South America

Gothic First Finger Ring Handcrafted in Sterling Silver and Accented with Jade and Citrine – Made in America

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Gothic First Finger Ring Handcrafted in Sterling Silver and Accented with Hematite and Fluorite – Made in America

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America — What Do We After Do Charleston?

“For in a warm climate, no man will labour for himself who can make another labour for him. This is so true, that of the proprietors of slaves a very small proportion indeed are ever seen to labor. And can the liberties of a nation be thought secure when we have removed their only firm […]

Now More Than Ever, We Must Talk About Slavery’s Continuing Legacy in America

In the aftermath of the racist murders of nine African Americans in a venerable church in Charleston, South Carolina, Americans are beginning to talk more openly about the issues of race and race relations in our nation. But a common denominator of much of this discussion is the absence of factual historical information about American […]

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Gothic First Finger Ring Handcrafted in Sterling Silver and Accented with Rainbow Moonstone and Hematite – Made in America

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Gothic First Finger Ring Handcrafted in Sterling Silver and Accented with Fluorite and Pearl – Made in America

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Gothic Ring in Sterling with Turquoise and Hematite Lazuli Made in America Size 5 to 12

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Organ Donor Rates Vary Widely Across America, Study Finds

While whites were more likely to donate, report found race was not only driving factor healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

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Ms America and the Whoopsie in Winona

Ms America and the Whoopsie in Winona (Beauty Queen Mysteries #4) Beauty queen Happy Pennington loves Christmas, but this year murder gets in the way of the tinsel and the candy canes … In snowy small-town Minnesota-where Happy and her beauty-queen BFFs are cutting the ribbon at a new big-box store-Happy discovers that nothing, and […]

Here Are The Top 10 Fittest Cities In America

The national’s capital isn’t just leading our government — it’s setting the standard for fitness, too. According to the latest American Fitness Index, Washington, D.C. is the most fit city in the country, retaining its title for a second year in a row. So, how is fitness measured? Researchers from the American College of Sports […]

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Gothic First Finger Ring Handcrafted in Sterling Silver and Accented with Garnet and Fluorite – Made in America

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Connecticut Makes Rare Progress On School Segregation As America Moves Backwards

When Connecticut high school senior Akbar Maliki looks back on his high school experience, he can think of only one negative: his school has made him so open to and accepting of diversity, he says, that he worries about his ability to make friends with people from too-similar backgrounds. “I’m always going to be looking […]

Vintage America 2015 Desktop Calendar

Vintage America 2015 Desktop Calendar See America and behold her timeless beauty, from sea to shining sea! This amazing collection of Vintage American historic posters from the Library of Congress features WPA posters of National Parks and other scenes of nature. List Price: Price:

John Oliver Shows Why It Sucks To Be A Working Mother In America

Mother’s Day is that time of year when we celebrate mothers. Or, if you’re a politician, you celebrate mothers, but also do your best to undermine them by denying any effort to offer workplace protections and paid leave. As John Oliver pointed out on “Last Week Tonight,” the same politicians applauding mothers also voted against […]

From General to Junzi: The Changing Face of Chinese Food in America

Lucas Sin explores the past, present, and future of Chinese-American food. A new Chinese restaurant, Junzi Kitchen, is opening on Broadway in small city New Haven, CT. And they’re promising to brew a small scale revolution in American-Chinese cuisine. For starters they’re not serving General Tso’s chicken. They’re serving a northeastern snack, fast casual style: […]

2016: Can America Defeat Big Money?

It’s finally primary season and what an odd landscape we are seeing as it begins. On one side we have a classic free for all with lots of Republican hats bobbing in the ring. On the other we have one Democrat surrounded by the eerie silence of solitude of no one willing to challenge her. […]

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Gothic Ring in Sterling with Garnet and Rainbow Moonstone Made in America Size 5 to 12

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Gothic First Finger Ring Handcrafted in Sterling Silver and Accented with White Moonstone – Made in America

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Gothic First Finger Ring Handcrafted in Sterling Silver and Accented with White Moonstone and Citrine – Made in America

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The Most Fitness-Friendly Cities in America

Photo credit: flickr Summer is almost here and with it, many people are looking to get in better shape. Find out now: How much house can I afford? At SmartAsset, we’re all about helping people meet their biggest goals (like retirement and homeownership). That’s why we wanted to find the cities that make getting in […]

America Anonymous

America Anonymous America Anonymous is the unforgettable story of eight men and women from around the country – including a grandmother, a college student, a bodybuilder, and a housewife – struggling with addictions. For nearly three years, acclaimed journalist Benoit Denizet-Lewis immersed himself in their lives as they battled drug and alcohol abuse, overeating, and […]

Democratic Rep. Hank Johnson: ‘It Feels Like Open Season On Black Men In America’

Rep. Hank Johnson (D-Ga.) made it clear just how fed up he is with Congress’ inaction on police accountability on the House floor on Monday. “It feels like open season on black men in America and I’m outraged. In fact, all Americans are at risk when bad actors in law enforcement use their guns instead […]

Gothic First Finger Ring Handcrafted in Sterling Silver and Accented with White Moonstone and Pink Tourmaline – Made in America

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WATCH: Jill Sobule Responds To Rand Paul With ‘When They Say We Want Our America Back’

When Rand Paul announced his candidacy for president this week, he declared his plans to help America “take our country back.” Singer-songwriter Jill Sobule has an important question for the 2016 contender: “What the fuck do you mean?” Sobule joined hosts Roy Sekoff and Marc Lamont Hill on the second episode of “The HuffPost Show” […]

Vice President Biden Speaks in Guatemala about Investing in Central America

Vice President Joe Biden speaks at the Plenary Session of the the “Alliance for Prosperity” meeting in Guatemala with the leaders of Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription […]

Women In Prehistory: North America And Mesoamerica

Women In Prehistory: North America And Mesoamerica During the 1960s, scholars constructed a model of cultural evolution in which men cooperated in the hunting of big game while women gathered plant food, immobilized by pregnancy and childcare. The essays in List Price: Price:

Putting the Power of Data to Work for America

There’s lots of talk these days in the tech community about organizations being data-driven. If you look across all organizations out there, which one has made the biggest change in being data driven? My answer is the U.S. Government. As a data scientist, one thing I can guarantee is that this is the most data-driven […]

Why This Grandmother Is Running 3,000 Miles Solo To Find America

Watch out America! If you see a 68-year-old grandmother running down the highway pulling a bright orange cart behind her, it’s just Rosie Swale Pope. Rosie is a global adventurer who, having completed a five-year solo, unsupported 21,000-mile run around the world — in which she stared down frigid Siberian winters, hungry wolves, crazy ax-men […]

Made in America: What You Might Not Know About American Exports

Fact: 95% of the world’s potential consumers live outside our borders. That means, for America to remain a globally competitive leader in the 21st century economy, American workers and businesses need every opportunity to export their goods and services abroad. Since taking office, President Obama has taken concrete steps to open new markets and help […]

December 1941: 31 Days that Changed America and Saved the World

December 1941: 31 Days that Changed America and Saved the World December 1941 traces, day-by-day, the most important 31 days in the history of America’s participation in WWII, which snuffed out the lives of millions and changed history forever. From December 1, 1941, until the morning of December 7, 1941, America was at peace and-with […]

Vice President Biden Speaks to the Student Veterans for America Conference

Live audio only from San Antonio, Texas. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service […]

“I Have a Dream”: A 50th Year Testament to the March That Changed America, A Southern Christian Leadership Conference Commemorative Photo Journal

“I Have a Dream”: A 50th Year Testament to the March That Changed America, A Southern Christian Leadership Conference Commemorative Photo Journal On August 28, 1963, something quite amazing occurred. On the day, one of the largest political rallies ever took place in support of civil and economic rights of African-Americans and Dr. Martin Luther […]

Thank You, America

From the report on torture issued last week by the U.S. Senate we can draw three lessons. The first is a terrible one, but the other two are encouraging. The first thing the report teaches us is that it is indeed possible for the most prominent intelligence agency of the world’s most powerful democracy to […]

The Least Healthy States In America

Based on health outcomes and various health determinants, Indiana was identified as the 10th least healthy state in America. Healthy Living – The Huffington Post Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President […]

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ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

Here’s Why 9/11 Conspiracy Theories Still Thrive In America

WASHINGTON — It was a sunny and clear Tuesday morning in Knoxville, Tennessee. Sitting in the kitchen of my girlfriend’s apartment, I was eating a bowl of cereal — Honey Nut Cheerios, I still remember — and browsing the web before making the 15-minute drive to campus for class. I was looking for news about […]

An Urgent Letter to Hillary Clinton: Tell America Your Views On Darren Wilson, Race, and Ferguson.

Dear Mrs. Hillary Clinton, America needs your true sentiments, emotions, and thoughts pertaining to one of the most polarizing and controversial issues of this generation. Your words are needed now, not 19 days from now, which was the length of time it took you to make a statement on Michael Brown’s death and the Ferguson […]

Number Of Homeless Children In America Surges To All-Time High: Report

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The number of homeless children in the U.S. has surged in recent years to an all-time high, amounting to one child in every 30, according to a comprehensive state-by-state report that blames the nation’s high poverty rate, the lack of affordable housing and the impacts of pervasive domestic violence. Titled “America’s […]

Unspeakable Awfulness: America Through the Eyes of European Travelers, 1865-1900

Unspeakable Awfulness: America Through the Eyes of European Travelers, 1865-1900 The late nineteenth century was a golden age for European travel in the United States. For prosperous Europeans, a journey to America was a fresh alternative to the more familiar ‘Grand Tour’ of their own continent, promising encounters with a vast, wild landscape, and with […]

What Makes America Exceptional: President Obama Thanks U.S. Health Care Workers Fighting Ebola

  President Barack Obama delivers remarks during an event with American health care workers fighting Ebola, in the East Room of the White House. October 29, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy) America has never been defined by fear. We are defined by courage and passion and hope and selflessness and sacrifice and […]

Accelerating Advanced Manufacturing in America

On Monday, we had the privilege of participating alongside the President in a meeting with his American Manufacturing Partnership (AMP) Steering Committee. AMP — led by its co-chairs, Dow’s Andrew Liveris and MIT’s Rafael Reif — presented its final report with a set of new recommendations, and we discussed additional policy steps we’re taking to […]

Weekly Address: America Is a Place Where Hard Work Should Be Rewarded

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Oct. 9, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy) In this week's address, the President made the case for why it's past time to raise the minimum wage. Increasing the national minimum wage to $ 10.10 an hour would […]

Weekly Address: America Is a Place Where Hard Work Should Be Rewarded

In this week’s address, the President makes the case for why it’s past time to raise the minimum wage. Increasing the national minimum wage to $ 10.10 an hour would benefit 28 million Americans, and make our economy stronger. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the […]

Weekly Address: America is Leading the World

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in Map Room of the White House, Sept. 19, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson) In this week’s address, the President reiterated the forceful and optimistic message of American leadership that he delivered in his speech before the United Nations General Assembly earlier this week. America […]

Weekly Address: America is Leading the World

In this week’s address, the President reiterated the forceful and optimistic message of American leadership that he delivered in his speech before the United Nations General Assembly earlier this week. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising […]

Zippo Case International Harvester America Street Chrome Lighter Made in the USA

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The Perfect Crime In America Is Killing An Unarmed Black Man And Claiming Self-Defense

If you’ve never heard of a 6’3″ tall, 350 lb. black man named Eric Garner and you’re only reading this article because of the title, then please take a moment to participate in a unique social experiment. One news source states Mr. Garner had been out on bail and “arrested 31 times since 1988 on […]

Ferguson And Race From White America’s Perspective, If It Switched Places With Black America

One of the most mystifying elements of race in America is the inability of white and black citizens to switch places and experience life from their fellow American’s perspective. If the tables were turned for one second, or one day, or even a week, the issue of racial profiling, or the killing of unarmed black […]

Local: The New Face of Food and Farming in America

Sterling Silver Bracelet with a Siberian Blue Quartz Accented with Blue Topaz – Handcrafted in America

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Upskill America: Creating Pathways to the Middle-Class

This week, the President visited Los Angeles Trade Technical College to deliver a clear message: we need to train more hard-working Americans to fill the jobs our businesses are creating. The President explained: I’m here for every American who works their tail off; who does everything right; who believes in the American Dream and just […]

The Burden and Benefit of Open Adoption – Our America with Lisa Ling – OWN

Tune in for an all-new episode of Our America with Lisa Ling Thursday at 10/9c. Subscribe to OWN: http://bit.ly/18Lz0rV Motherhood has shaped Sophie’s life in ways that she never could have expected. Although she made the difficult decision to let an adoptive family care for her son, she feels emotionally connected to her young child […]

What They’re Saying Around the Country: Build America Investment Initiative

This week, President Obama spoke about the importance of long-term investments in our country's infrastructure in front of Delaware's Interstate 495 Bridge. In his remarks, President Obama discussed how much the economy has rebounded over the past few years and how we've got a "huge opportunity to keep this momentum going…but also to make sure that growth is broadly shared." The […]

What They’re Saying Around the Country: Build America Investment Initiative

This week, President Obama spoke about the importance of long-term investments in our country's infrastructure in front of Delaware's Interstate 495 Bridge. In his remarks, President Obama discussed how much the economy has rebounded over the past few years and how we've got a "huge opportunity to keep this momentum going…but also to make sure that growth is broadly shared." The […]

Teen Mom Nation: 2 Years Later – Our America with Lisa Ling – OWN

Tune in for an all-new episode of Our America with Lisa Ling Thursday at 10/9c. Subscribe to OWN: http://bit.ly/18Lz0rV In Season 2 of Our America, Lisa Ling met four very different pregnant teens, all forced to grow up too fast. Two years later we revisit Latanya and Sophie to see how their youthful decisions on […]

Labeled for Life: 18 Months Later – Our America with Lisa Ling – OWN

Tune in for an all-new episode of Our America with Lisa Ling Thursday at 10/9c. Subscribe to OWN: http://bit.ly/18Lz0rV Lisa travels back to Texas to see how 18 months on the Sex Offender Registry has affected Travis Iosue, and finds him on the cusp of a major break in his case—one that could mean the […]

Monica Wants Her Children Back – Our America with Lisa Ling – OWN

Tune in for an all-new episode of Our America with Lisa Ling Thursday at 10/9c. Subscribe to OWN: http://bit.ly/18Lz0rV After being removed from their mother’s care one year ago, Monica’s two daughters are now allowed to come home for weekend visitations. Monica uses this precious time to rebuild their family bond in the hope that […]

Battling Philly’s Rampant Gun Violence – Our America with Lisa Ling – OWN

Tune in for an all-new episode of Our America with Lisa Ling Thursday at 10/9c. Subscribe to OWN: http://bit.ly/18Lz0rV Lisa Ling travels to Philadelphia, a city where 7 people are shot each day, to meet the crusaders who are determined to end gun violence on their streets. As these activists battle on, Philly’s citizens hope […]

Shannon Loses Her Baby – Our America with Lisa Ling – OWN

Tune in for an all-new episode of Our America with Lisa Ling Thursday at 10/9c. Subscribe to OWN: http://bit.ly/18Lz0rV In a haze of heartbreak and depression, Shannon turned to drugs and lost custody of her only child, Lily. Devastated by the separation, Shannon tells Lisa she’s determined to turn her life around and become the […]

Sarah Finds Hope at Joseph’s House – Our America with Lisa Ling – OWN

Tune in for an all-new episode of Our America with Lisa Ling Thursday at 10/9c. Subscribe to OWN: http://bit.ly/18Lz0rV For years, 34-year-old Sarah struggled to find an HIV medication she wasn’t resistant to, but eventually developed AIDS. Now, as a resident of Joseph’s House in Washington D.C., Sarah has found an effective treatment and hope […]

HIV Escalates in DC’s Poorest Districts – Our America with Lisa Ling – OWN

Tune in for an all-new episode of Our America with Lisa Ling Thursday at 10/9c. Subscribe to OWN: http://bit.ly/18Lz0rV Daphnie, a case manager at an organization providing resources to women with HIV and AIDS, has been living with HIV herself for nearly two decades. Lisa talks to Daphnie and her mother about how the infection […]

The Food and Cooking of Argentina: 65 Traditional Recipes from the Heart of South America

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Police Give Alex an Ultimatum – Our America with Lisa Ling – OWN

Tune in for an all-new episode of Our America with Lisa Ling Thursday at 10/9c. Subscribe to OWN: http://bit.ly/18Lz0rV In college, Alex fell in with a crowd that partied hard and used drugs recreationally. When the police busted him for possession of narcotics, Alex is offered a deal by becoming a criminal informant. For more […]

Lisa Gets Her Test Results – Our America with Lisa Ling – OWN

Tune in for an all-new episode of Our America with Lisa Ling Thursday at 10/9c. Subscribe to OWN: http://bit.ly/18Lz0rV After taking a series of tests, Dr. Craig Liden breaks the news that Lisa has ADD. Now that she has a clear diagnosis, Lisa can begin treatment and finally get her focus issues under control. For […]

“America Must Always Lead”: President Obama Addresses West Point Graduates

Watch on YouTube This morning, President Obama traveled to West Point to congratulate the newest officers in the United States Army and to reflect on America's foreign policy agenda. In the President's remarks, he acknowledged that our world is changing with accelerating speed and that America must be equipped to respond to an increasingly dynamic […]

Equal Pay: When Women Succeed, America Succeeds

Kay Morrison worked as a journeyman welder at Kaiser Shipyard #2, on the assembly-line graveyard shift — and she made the same as the man working alongside her. Today, on average, full-time working women still earn 77 cents for every dollar earned by men. It’s time for equal pay for women. Uploads by The White […]

Puerto Rican Cuisine in America: Nuyorican and Bodega Recipes

Gothic First Finger Ring Handcrafted in Sterling Silver and Accented with Tiger Eye and Black Onyx – Made in America

Gothic First Finger Ring Handcrafted in Sterling Silver and Accented with Tiger Eye and Black Onyx – Made in America This a custom made, sterling silver ring. This ring is accented with a 6 x 4 mm and two 3mm gemstones that is cut just for The Silver Dragon Jewelry. This is an Extraordinary Ring […]

President Obama: It’s Time to Give America a Raise

President Barack Obama delivers remarks on the minimum wage, at Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, Connecticut, March 5, 2014. The President is joined by Gov. Dannel Malloy of Connecticut; Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, Gov. Peter Shumlin of Vermont, Gov. Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island, and Gov. Deval Patrick of Massachusetts. (Official White House […]

ACRX Helps the Invisible of America by Charles Myrick.wmv

Cast: Charles Myrick Tags: Vimeo / Charles Myrick’s videos Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which […]

Weekly Address: Time to Lift the Minimum Wage and Give America a Raise

In this week’s address, President Obama says this is a year of action, and he will do everything he can to restore opportunity for all. The President already lifted the wages for federal contract workers, and he calls on the American people to tell Congress to finish the job by boosting the federal minimum wage […]

Weekly Address: Time to Lift the Minimum Wage and Give America a Raise

In this week’s address, President Obama says this is a year of action, and he will do everything he can to restore opportunity for all. The President already lifted the wages for federal contract workers, and he calls on the American people to tell Congress to finish the job by boosting the federal minimum wage […]

Weekly Address: Time to Lift the Minimum Wage and Give America a Raise

In this week’s address, President Obama says this is a year of action, and he will do everything he can to restore opportunity for all. The President already lifted the wages for federal contract workers, and he calls on the American people to tell Congress to finish the job by boosting the federal minimum wage […]

Promoting Silicon Valleys in Latin America

Promoting Silicon Valleys in Latin America The spectacular economic performance of China, East Asia and India during the last ten years has ignited some profound changes in the world economy. The share of global demand, investments, trade and production of the traditional industrialized powers, the US, Europe and Japan, has gradually yet continuously declined. This […]

Food Co-ops in America

Food Co-ops in America In recent years, American shoppers have become more conscious of their food choices and have increasingly turned to CSAs, farmers’ markets, organic foods in supermarkets, and to joining and forming new food co-ops. In fact, food co-ops have been a viable food source, as well as a means of collective and […]

Gothic First Finger Ring Handcrafted in Sterling Silver and Accented with Jade and Pearl – Made in America

Gothic First Finger Ring Handcrafted in Sterling Silver and Accented with Jade and Pearl – Made in America This a custom made, sterling silver ring. This ring is accented with a 6 x 4 mm and two 3mm gemstones that is cut just for The Silver Dragon Jewelry. This is an Extraordinary Ring that is […]

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