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New Column: Down From The Tower

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Down From The Tower Melissa Harris-Lacewell Marc Lamont Hill Today, the Washington Post launched a new website, TheRoot.com, an online magazine focusing on Black culture, politics, and genealogy. Along with Princeton professor Melissa Harris-Lacewell, I will be co-writing a political blog entitled Down From The Tower. Melissa and I will[...]

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Poll of the Day

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Since news of his scandal broke, Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been under pressure to resign. What do you think? polls – Take Our Poll

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Privatizing Nursing Care

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Is it right that people are trying to make money off taking care of our most vulnerable population. Should Nursing Homes Be for Profit? By Emily Udell In late 2007, the investment firm The Carlyle Group purchased one of the country’s largest nursing home chains despite the concerns of regulators,[...]

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Just Jokes…

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Yahoo! Cutting Jobs Yahoo!, the popular internet portal site, plans to trim its workforce by 10 to 20 percent at the end of the month. What do you think? Marcia Wolstencroft, Systems Analyst “The exclamation point they insist on putting at the end of the company name seems so hollow[...]

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