Minding Your Business

Minding Your Business Updated

🕔09:00, 22.Feb 2013

We live in a capitalist society. It teaches us that “money” is the true measure of all things. If you got money, then … (fill in the blanks), and if you don’t, well there must be something the matter with

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🕔08:56, 22.Feb 2013

Today is the trade deadline for the NBA, which marks one of the most interesting days for some of the up and coming or elite teams in the league as they look to add some key players to their roster.

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Parent’s Notebook Updated

🕔08:51, 22.Feb 2013

The formula “input plus process equals output” is used in monitoring everything from baking cakes to managing corporations. It’s also a valid formula for rearing children. When a cake turns out too hard or too soggy we know that something

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Comptroller John Liu, The People’s Frontrunner for NYC Mayor (Pt. Two)

Comptroller John Liu, The People’s Frontrunner for NYC Mayor (Pt. Two)

🕔15:42, 15.Feb 2013

OTP: The case of the Central Park Five. Why hasn’t the city settled that? Liu: For no good reason. It’s just stubbornness, perhaps an unwillingness to admit or confront the reality that a mistake was made. A really big mistake.

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President Obama’s State of the Union Address Highlights the Economy, Climate Change, Gun Violence, Immigration and Ending the War in Afghanistan

President Obama’s State of the Union Address Highlights the Economy, Climate Change, Gun Violence, Immigration and Ending the War in Afghanistan

🕔15:31, 15.Feb 2013

View From Here In his State of the Union address to the nation Tuesday evening, President Obama spoke of the agenda items that would define his second term: an improved economy, universal preschool, tax credits for scientific research and development,

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Christine Quinn’s State of the City: Working Class, Poor Not Welcome

Christine Quinn’s State of the City: Working Class, Poor Not Welcome Updated

🕔10:55, 15.Feb 2013

By Mary Alice Miller Mayoral candidate Christine Quinn’s last State of the City (SOTC) Address as Council Speaker was stunning in its vision for a New York in which middle class is defined as those who earn household incomes between

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MEC FORUM: Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act to be Argued in Supreme Court

MEC FORUM: Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act to be Argued in Supreme Court Updated

🕔10:41, 15.Feb 2013

By David Mark Greaves with Nathaniel Adams “One of the most important cases facing this generation will be Shelby County v Holder, which will be heard before the Supreme Court on February 27th,” said Janai Nelson, Assistant Professor at St.

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Rev. Clarence Norman, Sr. Commemorates 60 Years Pastoring First Baptist Church

Rev. Clarence Norman, Sr. Commemorates 60 Years Pastoring First Baptist Church

🕔10:29, 15.Feb 2013

First Baptist Church is proudly commemorating 60 years of the continuous pastoral leadership of its founding minister, Rev. Clarence Norman, Sr. “I think it’s the greatest blessing a minister can have to be able to spend his entire ministry, his

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Parent’s Notebook: Healing Relationships – A Black History Month Project Updated

🕔09:04, 15.Feb 2013

As quiet as it’s kept, it is our relationship with self and others that make our lives rewarding or “a living hell”. There are countless cases of wealthy and famous people who have fallen victim to various addictions or resolved

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Woodie King Jr.’s 2013 Black History Month Play Festival Celebrates Three Historic Figures: Douglass, DuBois, Powell,  Feb. 8 -24

Woodie King Jr.’s 2013 Black History Month Play Festival Celebrates Three Historic Figures: Douglass, DuBois, Powell, Feb. 8 -24 Updated

🕔17:32, 7.Feb 2013

The lives and legacies of three giants of American History — Frederick Douglass, W.E. B. DuBois and Adam Clayton Powell III — will take center stage at Woodie King Jr.’s National Black Touring Circuit’s Black History Month Play Festival, in

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