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  • Course at Harvard Created for ‘Understanding Obama’

    Apr 16, 12 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *President Obama has not only the most powerful man in the world, he’s made a difference that is not easily summed up in a few eloquent words. Someone figured that there had to be a fundamental lesson taught that examines the mind and times of our beloved president and his administration. No matter what the […]

  • Oprah to Help Launch Lady Gaga’s ‘Born This Way’ Foundation

    Feb 29, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Lady Gaga is expected to be joined by Oprah Winfrey and U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius at Harvard University for the launch of the singer’s Born This Way Foundation, reports the Associated Press. The kickoff event is scheduled to take place Wednesday at Harvard’s Graduate School of Education. The Born This Way […]

  • The Presumption of Guilt: The Arrest of Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Race, Class and Crime in America

    Jul 19, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    “This book is about more than the arrest of one man. It is abut how we need to examine our criminal justice system to ensure that fairness, not power, is the currency of our system. When we move from a presumption of innocence to a presumption of guilt, we diminish our sense of community and […]

  • Report: Dr. Gates Arrest at Home Avoidable

    Jun 30, 10 by EurPublisher 7 Comments

    *An independent review of the confrontation between Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates and the police sergeant who ended up carting him away in handcuffs could have ended more calmly had both taken advantage of opportunities to “ratchet down” the situation. The review said “misunderstandings and failed communications” and a “certain degree of fear” each man […]

  • Palin Calling Obama ‘Professor’ Is Code for ‘Uppity’

    Feb 11, 10 by EurPublisher 6 Comments

    *An enlightening article on InsideHigherEd.com says that when Sarah Palin told Tea Party activists last week that President Obama was “a professor of law standing at the lectern,” she wasn’t just tapping into populist anti-intellectualism-she was also making a not-so-subtle attack on the president’s race. It goes even further according to Harvard professor and longtime […]