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The Columbian
Analysis: Oregon tax has issueslast week. They say it would tap a tiny portion of Oregon businesses while brin
Analysis: Oregon tax has issues
The Columbian / Posted 5 hours ago
last week. They say it would tap a tiny portion of Oregon businesses while bringing a huge boost to cash-strapped public education, health care and senior services. But a long-awaited state analysis, released Monday, found the proposed tax hike... Read more
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The Seattle Times
‘Gigantic’ corporate-tax hike likely headed to Oregon voters130,000 signatures to state elections officials last week. They say it would be
‘Gigantic’ corporate-tax hike likely headed to Oregon voters
The Seattle Times / Posted 8 hours ago
130,000 signatures to state elections officials last week. They say it would be a huge boost to cash-strapped public education, health care and senior services. But a long-awaited state analysis, released Monday, found the proposed tax hike... Read more
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FOX News
'Gigantic' corporate tax hike likely headed to Oregon voterslast week. They say it would tap a tiny portion of Oregon businesses while brin
'Gigantic' corporate tax hike likely headed to Oregon voters
FOX News / Posted 9 hours ago
last week. They say it would tap a tiny portion of Oregon businesses while bringing a huge boost to cash-strapped public education, health care and senior services. But a long-awaited state analysis, released Monday, found the proposed tax hike... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
'Gigantic' corporate tax hike likely headed to Oregon voterslast week. They say it would tap a tiny portion of Oregon businesses while brin
'Gigantic' corporate tax hike likely headed to Oregon voters
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 10 hours ago
last week. They say it would tap a tiny portion of Oregon businesses while bringing a huge boost to cash-strapped public education, health care and senior services. But a long-awaited state analysis, released Monday, found the proposed tax hike... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
'Gigantic' corporate tax hike likely headed to Oregon voters130,000 signatures to state elections officials last week. They say it would be
'Gigantic' corporate tax hike likely headed to Oregon voters
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 10 hours ago
130,000 signatures to state elections officials last week. They say it would be a huge boost to cash-strapped public education, health care and senior services that would be derived from a tiny portion of Oregon businesses. But a... Read more
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ABC News
'Gigantic' Corporate Tax Hike Likely Headed to Oregon Voterslast week. They say it would tap a tiny portion of Oregon businesses while brin
'Gigantic' Corporate Tax Hike Likely Headed to Oregon Voters
ABC News / Posted 10 hours ago
last week. They say it would tap a tiny portion of Oregon businesses while bringing a huge boost to cash-strapped public education, health care and senior services. But a long-awaited state analysis, released Monday, found the proposed tax hike... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
'Gigantic' corporate tax hike likely headed to Oregon voters130,000 signatures to state elections officials last week. They say it would be
'Gigantic' corporate tax hike likely headed to Oregon voters
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 10 hours ago
130,000 signatures to state elections officials last week. They say it would be a huge boost to cash-strapped public education, health care and senior services that would be derived from a tiny portion of Oregon businesses. But a... Read more
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TechCrunch
Wickr Foundation invests in Whistler, an app dedicated to helping activists and citizen reportersEarlier today at the Oslo Freedom Forum, the Wickr Foundation, a non-profit org
Wickr Foundation invests in Whistler, an app dedicated to helping activists and citizen reporters
TechCrunch / Posted 15 hours ago
Earlier today at the Oslo Freedom Forum, the Wickr Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to private communication and uncensored information, announced its first investment in a new secure communications and education app for human rights... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
DuPont spinoff Chemours seeking almost $8M in taxpayer moneyLewis College of Business at Marshall University has announced new Areas of Emp
DuPont spinoff Chemours seeking almost $8M in taxpayer money
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 18 hours ago
Lewis College of Business at Marshall University has announced new Areas of Emphasis for its MBA Program. Highmark Foundation awards grants to Pennsylvania and West Virginia SchoolsHighmark Foundation awards grants to Pennsylvania and West... Read more
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The Gourmet Retailer
Organic Sales Jump 11%to advocate for policy to advance the sector. "The industry joined in collabor
Organic Sales Jump 11%
The Gourmet Retailer / Posted 20 hours ago
to advocate for policy to advance the sector. "The industry joined in collaborative ways to invest in infrastructure and education, and individual companies invested in their own supply chains to ensure a dependable stream of organic products for... Read more
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Business Wire
Healthy Hair is the Truth! My Black is Beautiful Partners with Felicia Leatherwood to Launch #hairtruth Campaignis the easiest to manage and style. The program features a series of five infor
Healthy Hair is the Truth! My Black is Beautiful Partners with Felicia Leatherwood to Launch #hairtruth Campaign
Business Wire / Posted 21 hours ago
is the easiest to manage and style. The program features a series of five informative webisodes, and will also incorporate educational components such as hair maintenance and styling tips on social media and MyBlackIsBeautiful.com. MBIB aims to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZ should be milking it in organic marketFarms), saying the BHU would not exist without their contribution. “Our researc
NZ should be milking it in organic market
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Farms), saying the BHU would not exist without their contribution. “Our research and the students we taught were the foundation for the future of organics in New Zealand. We produced some really excellent students of organic philosophy who... Read more
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Boston Globe
Groups opposing insurance mergers are hospital-fundedindustry. The state groups’ nearly identical websites are brimming with inform
Groups opposing insurance mergers are hospital-funded
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
industry. The state groups’ nearly identical websites are brimming with information about how the mergers would hurt consumers, but there’s not a clue about the true nature of the campaign. STAT has found that the campaign was created and... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Chemours to pay for carbon filter installation in Vienna, WVLewis College of Business at Marshall University has announced new Areas of Emp
Chemours to pay for carbon filter installation in Vienna, WV
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
Lewis College of Business at Marshall University has announced new Areas of Emphasis for its MBA Program. Highmark Foundation awards grants to Pennsylvania and West Virginia SchoolsHighmark Foundation awards grants to Pennsylvania and West... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Lewis College of Business at Marshall sets new MBA areas of emphasisLewis College of Business at Marshall University has announced new Areas of Emp
Lewis College of Business at Marshall sets new MBA areas of emphasis
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
Lewis College of Business at Marshall University has announced new Areas of Emphasis for its MBA Program. Highmark Foundation awards grants to Pennsylvania and West Virginia SchoolsHighmark Foundation awards grants to Pennsylvania and West... Read more
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USA Today
Want to help Haiti? Act like a touristhome, the new guest experience translates to additional income opportunities th
Want to help Haiti? Act like a tourist
USA Today / Posted yesterday
home, the new guest experience translates to additional income opportunities that he hopes will help him continue his education in economics. While some of his peers will take groups to the beach, he wants to share the area's history with... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
West Virginia makes efforts to recruit quality teachersHighmark Foundation awards grants to Pennsylvania and West Virginia SchoolsHigh
West Virginia makes efforts to recruit quality teachers
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
Highmark Foundation awards grants to Pennsylvania and West Virginia SchoolsHighmark Foundation awards grants to Pennsylvania and West Virginia Schools The Highmark Foundation recently awarded $326,000 in “Building Sustainable and Lasting Changes in... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
‘General’ excellence: WV teacher mentors nearly 5,000 students across 7 decadesHighmark Foundation awards grants to Pennsylvania and West Virginia SchoolsHigh
‘General’ excellence: WV teacher mentors nearly 5,000 students across 7 decades
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
Highmark Foundation awards grants to Pennsylvania and West Virginia SchoolsHighmark Foundation awards grants to Pennsylvania and West Virginia Schools The Highmark Foundation recently awarded $326,000 in “Building Sustainable and Lasting Changes in... Read more
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LLRX.com
New Economy Resources 2016was founded by the U.S. Business and Industry Council Educational Foundation, a
New Economy Resources 2016
LLRX.com / Posted 2 days ago
was founded by the U.S. Business and Industry Council Educational Foundation, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit research and educational organization dedicated to improving the American... Read more
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The Young Witness
Should Ballarat hospitals can fizzy drinks?– by providing water only to patients through both its vending machines and caf
Should Ballarat hospitals can fizzy drinks?
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
– by providing water only to patients through both its vending machines and cafeteria. As one of the highest soft drink consumers in the state, will Ballarat be the first major city to lead the way when it comes to a healthy future? A 2011/12... Read more
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The Courier
Should Ballarat hospitals can fizzy drinks? | poll– by providing water only to patients through both its vending machines and caf
Should Ballarat hospitals can fizzy drinks? | poll
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
– by providing water only to patients through both its vending machines and cafeteria. As one of the highest soft drink consumers in the state, will Ballarat be the first major city to lead the way when it comes to a healthy future? A 2011/12... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water Coolerwas illegitmate from the beginning. As a display of raw political power by Harr
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 3 days ago
was illegitmate from the beginning. As a display of raw political power by Harry Reid’s machine, it’s impressive. As a foundation for elusive party unity, less so; see under inequity aversion. (Note that the revised rules permitted the chair to... Read more
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The Courier
Should Ballarat hospitals can fizzy drinks? | poll– by providing water only to patients through both its vending machines and caf
Should Ballarat hospitals can fizzy drinks? | poll
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
– by providing water only to patients through both its vending machines and cafeteria. As one of the highest soft drink consumers in the state, will Ballarat be the first major city to lead the way when it comes to a healthy future? A 2011/12... Read more
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Mashable
Edible six-pack rings let you have your beer and help the environment, toobrewery, which is located in Delray Beach and works with charitable organizatio
Edible six-pack rings let you have your beer and help the environment, too
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
brewery, which is located in Delray Beach and works with charitable organizations including the Surfrider Foundation and Coastal Conservation Association, immediately jumped at the opportunity to combine its two passions, brewery... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
HELL extends paid training for intellectually disabled youthsessions per week, the paid training is tailored to each participant and covers
HELL extends paid training for intellectually disabled youth
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
sessions per week, the paid training is tailored to each participant and covers everything from mandatory health and safety education to preparing food for sale. Krissy Gain, supported employment coordinator for IHC’s IDEA Services and national... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Mercy Child Advocacy Center wins "Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope" grantis backed by NASCAR Champion Jimmie Johnson. Fans from across the country pick
Mercy Child Advocacy Center wins "Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope" grant
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 4 days ago
is backed by NASCAR Champion Jimmie Johnson. Fans from across the country picked five winners that support K-12 public education. Mercy's Child Advocacy Center will also get a Blue Bunny ice cream party and special recognition on Johnson's... Read more
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TribLIVE
Homework: Phipps kicks off environmental film serieseconomy is doing better, (designers are) more apt to put colors into appliances
Homework: Phipps kicks off environmental film series
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
economy is doing better, (designers are) more apt to put colors into appliances, because they know that, in a few years, (consumers) can replace them,” Weiss says. On May 20, Tribune-Review home and garden editor Doug Oster will be a celebrity... Read more
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Slate
Read About Why You Use Your Credit Cards So Much … and What You Should Do About ItYannerys wants the best for her daughter. She wants her to have the same things
Read About Why You Use Your Credit Cards So Much … and What You Should Do About It
Slate / Posted 4 days ago
Yannerys wants the best for her daughter. She wants her to have the same things other kids have—from toys to clothes to education. She wants her to attend college, so she’s putting away $100 a week in a separate bank savings account for her. But... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
What were the main proposals in the Queen's speech?to spend their pensions. New rules include capping early exit charges and rest
What were the main proposals in the Queen's speech?
Manchester Evening News / Posted 5 days ago
to spend their pensions. New rules include capping early exit charges and restructuring the services that give advice to consumers. Tory ministers say this will give "more targeted support", something activists often complain is code for... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Queen's Speech and State Opening of Parliamentand incidents of self-injury show that the need for change is urgent. “More au
Queen's Speech and State Opening of Parliament
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
and incidents of self-injury show that the need for change is urgent. “More autonomy for governors, improvements to education and a more sensible approach to release on temporary licence are all steps in the right direction. “Less helpful... Read more
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Daily Mirror
What is in the Queen's Speech? All 21 Bills - and what they meanto spend their pensions. New rules include capping early exit charges and rest
What is in the Queen's Speech? All 21 Bills - and what they mean
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
to spend their pensions. New rules include capping early exit charges and restructuring the services that give advice to consumers. Other activists complain pension freedoms will disadvantage people who make the wrong decisions.9. Children and... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
Energy Department Launches Five New Solar Ready Vets Training Locations, Announces $10 Million for National Solar Training Programswhen they leave active duty. The Department is also awarding $10 million to 10
Energy Department Launches Five New Solar Ready Vets Training Locations, Announces $10 Million for National Solar Training Programs
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted 6 days ago
when they leave active duty. The Department is also awarding $10 million to 10 new projects through its Solar Training and Education for Professionals (STEP) funding program, which was created to help meet the solar industry’s growing demand for... Read more
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The Columbian
Brunell: It is time to deal with national debthow they are going to curb future borrowing. It will be an uncomfortable and em
Brunell: It is time to deal with national debt
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
how they are going to curb future borrowing. It will be an uncomfortable and emotional discussion. The Peter Peterson Foundation, which focuses on putting our nation on a more sustainable long-term fiscal path, says time is running out. The... Read more
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Salon.com
The Kochs are brainwashing us: Inside the billionaire industrialists’ chilling economics curriculumlives for profits. Anti-tax industrialist billionaires like Charles and David
The Kochs are brainwashing us: Inside the billionaire industrialists’ chilling economics curriculum
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
lives for profits. Anti-tax industrialist billionaires like Charles and David Koch stand to gain a lot by financing higher education programs tailored to their ideologies. Richard Fink, the Kochs’ right-hand man for decades, laid out their... Read more
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Business Wire
JPMorgan Chase & Co UK Regulatory Announcement: JPMorgan Chase and Bloomberg Philanthropies Announce $7.5 Million to Prepare New Orleans Students for High-Demand Jobsand leaving many businesses struggling to find qualified employees. More cities
JPMorgan Chase & Co UK Regulatory Announcement: JPMorgan Chase and Bloomberg Philanthropies Announce $7.5 Million to Prepare New Orleans Students for High-Demand Jobs
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
and leaving many businesses struggling to find qualified employees. More cities are now rethinking vocational and technical education, and public-private partnerships like YouthForce NOLA are helping to lead the way. We believe this program holds... Read more
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Raw Story
Charles Koch’s disturbing high school economics project teaches ‘sacrificing lives for profits’lives for profits. Anti-tax industrialist billionaires like Charles and David
Charles Koch’s disturbing high school economics project teaches ‘sacrificing lives for profits’
Raw Story / Posted 7 days ago
lives for profits. Anti-tax industrialist billionaires like Charles and David Koch stand to gain a lot by financing higher education programs tailored to their ideologies. Richard Fink, the Kochs’ right-hand man for decades, laid out their... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Faced with shortfall, Snyder to trim State of Michigan spending plansState Police troopers in 2017, a smaller number could be added. Another possibi
Faced with shortfall, Snyder to trim State of Michigan spending plans
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
State Police troopers in 2017, a smaller number could be added. Another possibility is that the increase in the per-pupil foundation grant for K-12 schools could be smaller than the $60 to $120 per student that Snyder envisioned, said Roberts,... Read more
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Business Wire
JPMorgan Chase and Bloomberg Philanthropies Announce $7.5 Million to Prepare New Orleans Students for High-Demand Jobsand leaving many businesses struggling to find qualified employees. More cities
JPMorgan Chase and Bloomberg Philanthropies Announce $7.5 Million to Prepare New Orleans Students for High-Demand Jobs
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
and leaving many businesses struggling to find qualified employees. More cities are now rethinking vocational and technical education, and public-private partnerships like YouthForce NOLA are helping to lead the way. We believe this program holds... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Fashion entrepreneur Toni Ko keeps it stylish but affordablethe company,” Ko said of NYX. “I had no salary. I reinvested all of that revenu
Fashion entrepreneur Toni Ko keeps it stylish but affordable
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
the company,” Ko said of NYX. “I had no salary. I reinvested all of that revenue to help create a very strong financial foundation.” She hired one full-time employee in her second year and four more in the third. That frugality extended to her... Read more
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TribLIVE
Music therapy helps patients keep calm, connectedand social needs. The American Music Therapy Association notes distinctions wit
Music therapy helps patients keep calm, connected
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
and social needs. The American Music Therapy Association notes distinctions with the use of music in health care, special education and other settings; it recommends that people consult board- Examples of what credentialed music therapists do: •... Read more
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examiner.com
Citi launches "StandForProgress" to support Team USA in Rioto meet students from around the country and explore how they define progress.
Citi launches "StandForProgress" to support Team USA in Rio
examiner.com / Posted 9 days ago
to meet students from around the country and explore how they define progress. The college students were selected from Citi Foundation’s Pathways to Progress, a three-year, $50 million initiative to prepare 100,000 young people for success. The... Read more
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NBC News
Latinos Teaching Latinos Another Language: CodingNoting the tech industry boom, the Hispanic Heritage Foundation is mobilizing a
Latinos Teaching Latinos Another Language: Coding
NBC News / Posted 10 days ago
Noting the tech industry boom, the Hispanic Heritage Foundation is mobilizing a team of Latino coders to travel to underserved school districts to inspire Hispanic youth to enter the tech industry. "We hear from Silicon Valley that they cannot find... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Election 2016: Where the parties stand on the big issueshealth insurance policies, including reviewing so-called "junk" products, confu
Election 2016: Where the parties stand on the big issues
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
health insurance policies, including reviewing so-called "junk" products, confusing terminology and hidden payments for consumers. A spokesman for Ms Ley said the Government was committed to retaining the private health insurance rebate. On... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Pamela Tshwete - Water and Sanitation Dept Budget Vote 2016Honourable Speaker also allow me to also honour the class of 1976 students who
Deputy Minister Pamela Tshwete - Water and Sanitation Dept Budget Vote 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Honourable Speaker also allow me to also honour the class of 1976 students who rose their voices against the Bantu Education system as we celebrate the 40th Anniversary struggles by the young people who defied bullets and death unleashed on... Read more
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Salon.com
Where Bernie goes from here: All is not lost for the Sanders revolutionand universities. This has been a centerpiece of his campaign. In fact, Hillary
Where Bernie goes from here: All is not lost for the Sanders revolution
Salon.com / Posted 12 days ago
and universities. This has been a centerpiece of his campaign. In fact, Hillary and Bernie are not that far apart on education policy. Hillary supports free community colleges. Both she and Bernie advocate a dedicated fund to help private... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwandan First Lady Challenges African Youths to Defy Status QuoFirst Lady Jeannette Kagame delivers the opening remarks at Imbuto Foundation's
Rwandan First Lady Challenges African Youths to Defy Status Quo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
First Lady Jeannette Kagame delivers the opening remarks at Imbuto Foundation's Youth Forum Series in Kigali. First Lady Jeannette Kagame has urged the youth to defy the status quo by learning to step out of their comfort zones, and challenge the... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WVSU names Anthony L. Jenkins as next presidentCollege of Business Advisory Board has voted four successful business leaders i
WVSU names Anthony L. Jenkins as next president
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 13 days ago
College of Business Advisory Board has voted four successful business leaders into the LCOB’s Hall of Fame. Tucker County foundation takes different spin on ‘Give Local America’Tucker County foundation takes different spin on ‘Give Local... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
What Kenya Can Teach The U.S. About Menstrual Padsshouldn't be taxed. It's Kenya. Kenya repealed its value added tax on pads an
What Kenya Can Teach The U.S. About Menstrual Pads
KPBS San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
shouldn't be taxed. It's Kenya. Kenya repealed its value added tax on pads and tampons back in 2004 to lower the price consumers pay. And since 2011, the Kenyan government has been budgeting about $3 million per year to distribute free sanitary... Read more
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KERA North Texas
What Kenya Can Teach The U.S. About Menstrual Padsshouldn't be taxed. It's Kenya. Kenya repealed its value added tax on pads an
What Kenya Can Teach The U.S. About Menstrual Pads
KERA North Texas / Posted 13 days ago
shouldn't be taxed. It's Kenya. Kenya repealed its value added tax on pads and tampons back in 2004 to lower the price consumers pay. And since 2011, the Kenyan government has been budgeting about $3 million per year to distribute free sanitary... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
West Virginia State University to introduce new presidentCollege of Business Advisory Board has voted four successful business leaders i
West Virginia State University to introduce new president
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 13 days ago
College of Business Advisory Board has voted four successful business leaders into the LCOB’s Hall of Fame. Tucker County foundation takes different spin on ‘Give Local America’Tucker County foundation takes different spin on ‘Give Local... Read more
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