Posts Tagged ‘Race’

Democrats Score Big Win In Wisconsin Supreme Court Race

It wasn’t even close. Politics – U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis 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 […]

A Tale Of Two Staceys: Georgia Governor’s Race Highlights Democratic Party Divisions

A year and a half before the general election, a primary is raising tough questions for progressive activists. U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis – HuffPost Politics 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 […]

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 […]

Barbie’s Surprising Comeback Has Everything To Do With Race

Totally Hair Barbie, which debuted in 1990, is the best-selling Barbie doll of all time. She looks exactly like you’d think: cascades of crimped blonde hair hang to high-heel ready feet, flowing over her stilt legs and vanishing waistline. Meanwhile in 2016 the best-selling doll in Barbie’s Fashionista line was a brunette Latina with a “curvy,” […]

Embattled Congressman Is First Incumbent To Lose In 2016 Race

Rep. Chaka Fattah, an entrenched Democratic incumbent from Philadelphia, lost his primary Tuesday night after being indicted on corruption charges last year. — 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 […]

Marco Rubio’s Future In The 2016 Race Looks Cloudy

Marco Rubio’s presidential campaign and those close to the Florida senator are engaged in deep conversations about the future of his presidential bid.   — 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 […]

Zoot Sports 2015 Race Day Belt w/ Nutrition Loops – Z1212027 (Black)

Zoot Sports 2015 Race Day Belt w/ Nutrition Loops – Z1212027 (Black) Zoot Sports 2015 Race Day Belt w/ Nutrition Loops – Z1212027 (Black) Type: Stopwatches & Timers Color: Black Color Mapping: Black Gender: Unisex List Price: Price:

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 […]

Zoot Sports Men’s Performance Tri Race Suit

Zoot Sports Men’s Performance Tri Race Suit Innovative use of fabrics and patterning makes the USAT approved Zoot Sports Men’s Performance Tri Race Suit a perfect triathlon race-day essential. Integra SBR 1D pad construction and Teksheen BIOwrap hem provides targeted muscle support for increased endurance; reduces damage caused by muscle vibration and eliminates leg gripper. […]

Zoot Sports Men’s Performance Tri Race Suit

Zoot Sports Men’s Performance Tri Race Suit Innovative use of fabrics and patterning makes the USAT approved Zoot Sports Men’s Performance Tri Race Suit a perfect triathlon race-day essential. Integra SBR 1D pad construction and Teksheen BIOwrap hem provides targeted muscle support for increased endurance; reduces damage caused by muscle vibration and eliminates leg gripper. […]

The End of Plenty: The Race to Feed a Crowded World

The End of Plenty: The Race to Feed a Crowded World An award-winning environmental journalist introduces a new generation of farmers and scientists on the frontlines of the next green revolution. When the demographer Robert Malthus (1766-1834) famously outlined the brutal relationship between food and population, he never imagined the success of modern scientific agriculture. […]

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry Plans To Enter The 2016 Presidential Race, Senior Advisor Says

ADDISON, Texas (AP) — Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry launched his presidential campaign four years ago as an instant front-runner — a proven job-creator with solid conservative credentials, formidable fundraising prowess and perhaps enough cowboy swagger to take Republicans by storm. Then came “Oops” and Perry’s tumble from powerhouse to punchline. Now he’s back, hitting […]

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal To Make ‘Major Announcement’ About 2016 Race On June 24

WASHINGTON (AP) — Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, a possible GOP presidential candidate, will make a “major announcement” on the 2016 race on June 24 in New Orleans. That’s according to Jindal’s chief political adviser, Timmy Teepell. Jindal had announced a campaign exploratory committee on May 18. If Jindal decides to run, he’d join a crowded […]

Sheila's Shop: Working-Class African American Women Talk about Life, Love, Race, and Hair

Sheila's Shop: Working-Class African American Women Talk about Life, Love, Race, and Hair Sheila''s Shop invites us into a Southern beauty parlor to meet working-class African American women. We get to know the women individually as they discuss everything from relationships and beauty to politics, equality, race, gender, and class. We hear them speak in […]

Sheila’s Shop: Working-Class African American Women Talk about Life, Love, Race, and Hair

Sheila’s Shop: Working-Class African American Women Talk about Life, Love, Race, and Hair Sheila’s Shop invites us into a Southern beauty parlor to meet working-class African American women. Kimberly Battle-Walters spent over sixteen months interviewing and listening to women at Sheila’s Shop while researching this valuable ethnographic List Price: Price:

Hillary Clinton Takes Firm Stance On Driver’s Licenses For The Undocumented After Slip-Up In 2008 Race

WASHINGTON — Javier Sandoval, a 44-year-old resident of Santa Rosa, California, drives at least 15 miles per day to get to his work as a day laborer. Until this year, he was doing so without a driver’s license — not by choice, but because he couldn’t get one. Sandoval, like nearly 2.5 million other people […]

Trail To The Chief: The 2016 State Of The Race Edition

The 2016 State of the Race Edition It’s spring, and it’s time for the quadrennial launching of presidential campaigns. “Launching” used to be exclusively a live theatrical moment, akin to smashing a bottle of Dom Perignon against a battleship or raising the curtain on a one-man (or one-woman) Broadway play. But this year the live, […]

Rahm Emanuel Pulls Ahead In Chicago Mayoral Race, Garcia Gets Backing

By Fiona Ortiz CHICAGO, March 15 (Reuters) – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has opened a 10 percentage point lead in his re-election bid against Jesus “Chuy” Garcia, an opinion poll on Sunday showed, though his challenger received a hard-won labor union’s endorsement that could bring in campaign cash and volunteers. The Chicago mayor’s race went […]

Race, Leaks and Prosecution at the CIA

Condoleezza Rice made headlines when she testified Thursday at the leak trial of former CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling — underscoring that powerful people in the Bush administration went to great lengths a dozen years ago to prevent disclosure of a classified operation. But as The Associated Press noted, “While Rice’s testimony helped establish the importance […]

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 […]

Emily Cain vs. Bruce Poliquin Nonpartisan Candidate Guide For Maine District 2 Congressional Race 2014

Are you looking for a nonpartisan voter guide to the Emily Cain vs. David Poliquin Congressional race? One that will give you an unbiased, no-spin comparison of candidate positions on key issues? That’s what our Campus Election Engagement Project guide will give you! We are a national nonpartisan initiative working with college and university administrators, […]

A State Senate Race Tied to Personal Appeal

Within the next week, Angelenos have some choices to make. Today was the last day to register to vote in the November 4th elections which will fill more than 20 public service roles, as well as a number of ballot measures across wide policy divides. Politics is front and center in the City of Dreams […]

Jon Husted vs. Nina Turner Nonpartisan Candidate Guide For Ohio Secretary of State Race 2014

Are you looking for a nonpartisan voter guide to the Jon Husted vs. Nina Turner Secretary of State race? One that will give you an unbiased, no-spin comparison of candidate positions on key issues? That’s what our Campus Election Engagement Project guide will give you! We are a national nonpartisan initiative working with college and […]

Mark Warner vs. Ed Gillespie vs. Robert Sarvis Nonpartisan Candidate Guide For Virginia Senate Race 2014

Are you looking for a nonpartisan voter guide to the Mark Warner vs. Ed Gillespie vs. Robert Sarvis Senate race? One that will give you an unbiased, no-spin comparison of candidate positions on key issues? That’s what our Campus Election Engagement Project guide will give you! We are a national nonpartisan initiative working with college […]

Nathan Deal vs. Jason Carter Nonpartisan Candidate Guide For Georgia Governor’s Race 2014

Are you looking for a nonpartisan voter guide to the Nathan Deal vs. Jason Carter Governor’s race? One that will give you an unbiased, no-spin comparison of candidate positions on key issues? That’s what our Campus Election Engagement Project guide will give you! We are a national nonpartisan initiative working with college and university administrators, […]

Unlikely South Dakota Senate Race Attracts Big Money From Campaign Finance Reformers

WASHINGTON — The “super PAC to end all super PACs” is making its second-biggest foray into 2014 elections with a $ 1 million expenditure supporting Democrat Rick Weiland’s Senate bid in South Dakota. Mayday PAC, founded by Harvard professor Lawrence Lessig, made the investment as Weiland has failed to take advantage of troubles for the […]

Crews Race To Contain Ebola In Dallas

DALLAS (AP) — A hazardous-materials crew on Friday decontaminated the Texas apartment where an Ebola patient was staying when he got sick, while public-health officials cut by half the number of people being monitored for any symptoms of the deadly disease. Hours later, the family that was living in the apartment was moved to a […]

Ferguson, Philadelphia and the Changing Geography of Race

Michael Brown was killed and his hometown of Ferguson, Missouri, erupted in the grief and anger almost 50 years to the day when racial tension exploded on Columbia Avenue in Philadelphia. The riots in North Philly, a neighborhood turning increasingly African American in the early 1960s, started on August 28 with a traffic stop of […]

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 […]

Brazil’s Presidential Race Stunned By The Death Of Candidate Eduardo Campos

SANTOS, Brazil (AP) — Brazil’s presidential race is in stunned disarray after one of the top three contenders was killed on the campaign trail when a small plane carrying him and aides crashed into a residential area in this port city. Socialist politician Eduardo Campos and the six other people aboard the aircraft died in […]

Washington Lobbyists Pour Money Into Mississippi Senate Race To Fend Off Tea Party

WASHINGTON — Lobbyists in Washington are pouring money into Sen. Thad Cochran’s (R-Miss.) runoff campaign, helping the six-term incumbent with a long history of securing funds for well-represented industries in Washington battle his toughest challenge in more than three decades. Registered lobbyists and lobbying firms’ political action committees have given nearly $ 500,000 to Cochran’s […]

Washington Lobbyists Pour Money Into Mississippi Senate Race To Fend Off Tea Party

WASHINGTON — Lobbyists in Washington are pouring money into Sen. Thad Cochran’s (R-Miss.) runoff campaign, helping the six-term incumbent with a long history of securing funds for well-represented industries in Washington battle his toughest challenge in more than three decades. Registered lobbyists and lobbying firms’ political action committees have given nearly $ 500,000 to Cochran’s […]

Washington Lobbyists Pour Money Into Mississippi Senate Race To Fend Off Tea Party

WASHINGTON — Lobbyists in Washington are pouring money into Sen. Thad Cochran’s (R-Miss.) runoff campaign, helping the six-term incumbent with a long history of securing funds for well-represented industries in Washington battle his toughest challenge in more than three decades. Registered lobbyists and lobbying firms’ political action committees have given nearly $ 500,000 to Cochran’s […]

Race for the cure: Hawaii Biotech Inc. leads in the global race for a dengue fever vaccine. (Hawaii Health Care News).(Brief Article)(Statistical Data Included): An article from: Hawaii Business

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