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Archive for May 2nd, 2011

May 2nd, 2011 - 5:48 pm § in America, Jews

President Obama’s Intelligence Director Postpones His Honeymoon.

The current choice to lead the National Counter terrorism Center is high testimony to the President’s own remarkable combination of judgment with courage. The agency played the key role in gathering the intelligence needed  in the killing of bin Laden.   There is glaring  contrast with the [...]

May 2nd, 2011 - 3:30 pm § in America, Politics

UPDATE: Breaking News: U.S. Forces Kill Osama bin Laden

original post on May 1 at 8:30 AM. President Obama has  announced that U.S. forces have killed Osama bin Laden and have his body. see video. “We condemn the assassination and the killing of an Arab holy warrior. We regard this as a continuation of the American policy based on oppression and t[...]

May 2nd, 2011 - 1:58 pm § in Misc., Politics, UW

BREAKING NEWS: UW President Accepts Modest Salary

By Katherine Long, Seattle Times Incoming University of Washington President Michael Young will make $550,000 a year in base salary, plus $193,000 a year in deferred compensation, payable after five years. The contract was approved Monday morning by the UW’s Board of Regents. He’ll also [...]

May 2nd, 2011 - 7:39 am § in UW

Ave Challenge: How are UW fees and expenses determined?

What salaries were teachers paid in the early years of the University? Answer How much did students pay for tuition in 1880? In the years 1960-70? Answer[...]

May 2nd, 2011 - 6:10 am § in America

Free Speech Under Attack by Radical Right

Ed. While the progressive world has been distracted by the absurdist attacks on President Obama’s birth certificate, there is a far more serious and relentless attack on academic free speech itself. CLICK THE FLAG  to read “The AFL-CIO, Communism & Right-to-Work in Missouri” K[...]