One of the native community main hopes for escaping dependency is participation in the resource development to which NGOs are so resolutely opposed, and yet one of the guests at Monday was Rueben George, Ceremonial Chief of the Tsleil Waututh Nation.According to Mr. Bakan, who sees corporations only through a demonic prism, have become less able to constrain the harmful consequences of the corporation and in fact, our governments and public institutions have increasingly become even more beholden to and dominated by business corporations.It is beyond satire to see Mr. Bakan castigate corporations for their commitment to corporate social responsibility when it was his cohorts who lured them into this hypocritical trap in the first place.Again like his fellow chatterers, Mr.
Bob Stewart: (To Dzemal Merdan) Do you remember my soldier who was killed? The Bosnian government are naming the bridge after my soldier. Today, our intention is to get up to Srebrenica it’s a long drive and then we’re going to talk to people who really suffered in Srebrenica. I mean the mothers, daughters, and the sisters of the 7000 plus men and boys that were murdered in July 1995..
In 1956, Shuttlesworth needed a volunteer bold enough to go to city hall and test the city’s racial restriction on civil service jobs. Jones had been a chief investigator with the Army’s 212th Police Company, which was segregated, and renamed the 519th Police Company after it was integrated. Jones worked in the Criminal Investigation Division, and so had relevant experience to apply to become Birmingham’s first black police officer..
A. It really is stunning and an indication of how fast demographic change is proceeding. This year there are states in play that no one would have imagined a few cycles ago: North Carolina, which went for Obama in ’08 and narrowly for Romney in ’12, and Virginia, where decades of demographic change around the Washington suburbs has tilted the state’s political balance..
A. There have been two direct military takeovers of the government, in 1960 and 1980, and two ultimatums issued by the military that brought down the elected governments of the time in 1971 and 1997. Unlike those four instances, however, the July 15th coup attempt appears to be the work of a rogue clique within the military..
Expensive sometimes means better, but not necessarily. What really counts is the degree to which the lenses filter out harmful UV rays. Look for the CE mark, which proves they conform to the European Community Standard. “Get a pair of glasses within your price range, but don’t skimp on quality,” urged Scott Bongard, Chicago based district manager of Sunglass Hut International, with 80 Chicago area stores. “In sunglasses, you really get what you pay for. The higher quality glasses really do offer you more protection for your eyes.”.