“We’ve been making shoes in Maine for a long time, so we have a history of working with folks going back to when Sen. George Mitchell was the Senate majority leader,” LeBretton said. “Some of it is we are a brand people recognize, but we’re also at a juncture, particularly since the TPP discussions began, when real actual harm could happen to us.
But Krishnan says she’d like to see more effort from the government. Following the high profile rape of a New Delhi woman in December, courts changed the rape laws to allow for capital punishment in cases that cause death or leave the victim in a vegetative state. Repeat offenders can face death sentences.
The Milwaukee Bucks are clearly in a rebuilding mode for the 2013 2014 season. If Milwaukee is to be competitive in the future, young players like Brandon Knight, John Henson, Giannis, and even Larry Sanders must take the next step in developing their basketball talents for the good of the team. Will Coach Drew be able to help these young players develop?.
Black female athletes, especially the ones who make it to the very top, have faced a history of being criticized for their bodies, their hair and their strength. In performative sports, like gymnastics, figure skating and ballet, they’re often subject to more elusive critiques about style and grace. The exact meaning of these comments can be hard to pin down, but they still send a clear message: This is not a black woman’s sport.
The Venus De Milo, an ancient Greek marble sculpture depicting Aphrodite, the goddess of beauty and love, has fascinated the world for countless years owing to her missing arms. Discovered in 1820 in Melos, this 2nd century BC creation has so much more to it than its absent limbs and half nakedness. While some are of the belief that the sculpture is not Aphrodite (Venus) but the sea goddess Amphitrite, others think she is nothing but a harlot.
WASHINGTON, DC DECEMBER 01: Rep. Capitol December 1, 2015 in Washington, DC. Speier and fellow Democrats were critical of the House Republicans’ formation of the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s new Select Investigative Panel on Planned Parenthood and abortion, which the Democrats have dubbed the ‘Select Committee to Attack Women’s Health.’ (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) ORG XMIT: 594476617 OUTS ELSENT and FPG OUTS NM, PH, VA if sourced by CT, LA or MoD (Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images).
Obama promised that unemployment would not exceed 8 percent with his stimulus scheme. His regime practices faulty math with unemployment data and supports big government while imposing more regulation and taxes that fuel more layoffs in the private sector. The fiscal irresponsible spending since Obama became president has not created jobs but only added record deficits while destroying more and more private sector jobs.