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Miller Introduces Legislation to Protect Students in School from Harmful Abuse

Thursday, Apr, 07 at 1:49 pm,

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. George Miller (D-CA), the senior Democrat on the Education and the Workforce Committee, introduced The Keeping All Students Safe Act, bipartisan legislation to prevent schoolchildren from being abused as a result of inappropriate uses of restraint and seclusion, often involving untrained staff.

Little Known News: A New Nation Emerges in Africa

Wednesday, Apr, 06 at 1:38 pm,

Peter Stern – Many people may not know or care that a new nation will be emerging in Africa. It will be the first time in the world that a new nation is formed since the U.S.S.R. was dismantled and 15 new nations gained their independence back in the 1990s.

U.S. House Passes D.C. Voucher Program Reauthorization

Thursday, Mar, 31 at 1:29 am,

Washington, D.C. (March 30, 2011) — The American Federation for Children (AFC) today praised the US House of Representatives for passing the Scholarships for Opportunity and Results (SOAR) Act, legislation that will restore and expand the highly successful D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program (OSP).

3/22 Radioactive Questions for Barack Obama

Wednesday, Mar, 23 at 12:42 pm,

HOUSTON, 3/23/11 — The Iconoclast spent the weekend trying to contact officials from an unprecedented and under-reported military exercise. So far they have ignored our interview request, which we accordingly republish:

Section 8 of the Constitution turned on its head.

Wednesday, Mar, 23 at 11:35 am,

Once again, the professional war-makers are taking you to the cleaners. So far, according to Fox News, Obama’s little excursion into Libya has cost you millions. Fox cites a Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments analysis estimating that the Libyan no-fly zone may cost $100 million to $300 million per week.

Obama alters tone, backs Iranian dissidents on Persian New Year

Tuesday, Mar, 22 at 11:09 am,

President Obama has reversed course on his administration’s policy of limiting criticism of Iran’s human rights abuses, speaking out Sunday in support of imprisoned dissidents seeking democracy in the Islamic republic.

In Yemen, top military commanders defect from Saleh regime

Tuesday, Mar, 22 at 10:51 am,

In Yemen, top military commanders defect from Saleh regime
1:21 pm ET – Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh’s half-brother defected today, deploying troops to protect demonstrators. Friday’s unprecedented violence led eight diplomats to resign.

US FIRES MISSILES INTO LIBYA

Sunday, Mar, 20 at 10:51 am,

More than 112 Tomahawk cruise missiles struck over 20 targets inside Libya today in the opening phase of an international military operation the Pentagon said was aimed at stopping attacks led by Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi and enforcing a U.N.-backed no-fly zone.

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