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  • Judge Mathis to Discuss Youth Mentorship at CBC Event

    Sep 20, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Judge Greg Mathis will discuss the importance of youth mentorship at the Congressional Black Caucus’ Annual Legislative Conference Issues Forum on Youth Mentoring, to be held in Washington DC on Friday (Sept. 20). [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB's RSS FEED] The former Detroit-area District Court Judge and star of the nationally-syndicated “Judge Mathis” will share his experience […]

  • Mathis’ Mind: Ex-Offender Discrimination

    May 10, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *When pundits discuss America’s still too high unemployment rate, they usually tell stories of individuals with impressive work histories and college degrees who are having a hard time finding a job after being downsized. Or, they relate tales of former manufacturing employees lost in our new, more tech-driven economy. Rarely does anyone share the plight […]

  • Mathis’ Mind: Donald Gets Trumped

    May 3, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *After weeks of allegations, led by Donald Trump, that he was not born in the U.S. and, as a result, not legally able to serve in the nation’s highest office, President Obama released his long-form birth certificate to the public.  According to the official document, the President was born in the U.S., Hawaii to be […]

  • Mathis’ Mind: Smarter on Crime

    Apr 26, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The nation’s decades long war on drugs and ‘tough on crime’ posture has failed to reduce crime rates and control the rising prison population. Additionally, our current crime fighting strategy puts us at a disadvantage in other critical sectors, namely education. Knowing what we now know, it is clear that it’s beyond time to take […]

  • Mathis’ Mind: Revolving Prison Doors

    Apr 19, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *If you, like me, believe that prisons should be able to punish offenders while still preparing them for a productive, crime free life once they are released, then you must also believe that prisons are failing. And they’re not just failing:  they are costing the larger society billions of dollars that could be put to […]

  • Mathis’ Mind: Investigate Standardized Testing

    Apr 5, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *For several years, ever since the No Child Left Behind Act took effect, students, teachers and school districts have felt the pressure that comes from living in a nation that uses standardized tests as its sole method for measuring student proficiency. When too many students at one school perform poorly on these tests, teachers can […]