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Americans Detained in North Korea Ask for US Help

Three Americans detained in North Korea spoke out about their conditions and pleaded for U.S. help in interviews with CNN.

Kenneth Bae, Matthew Todd Miller and Jeffrey Edward Fowle were presented to CNN’s Will Ripley at a Pyongyang hotel Monday. 1,100 more words


Obama Nailed his Newport, RI Arrival (Video)

Now that’s how you do it Barry. This is how you make an entrance. Everything from the cocky strut walking off Air Force One, to the likely fake laugh at Governor Chafee’s joke, to the high 5 with the baby, everything was perfect. 70 more words

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September President’s Message

Welcome to the fall season for PPRA! We have lots of interesting and exciting things in store between now and the new year.

First, on September 18, you can improve your networking skills at our workshop on “A Smile, A Handshake and A Strategy.” All of us can use a brush up on how to meet new people, expand our contacts, and how to go into a large function with a plan. 152 more words


The Fault in Our Democracy

One of the goals of our Revolution in 2011 was ending the tradition of military presidents-for-life and adopting an honest civilian democracy. From the day Mubarak stepped down and handed power to the military, things seemed to be improving, albeit very slowly. 1,865 more words

NASU gives Oyo govt 21-day ultimatum over demands

The National Headquarters of Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) has given the Oyo State government a 21-day ultimatum to address its demands or face strike. 170 more words


History Lesson

Presidential speech writers need a history lesson and the President needs to learn how to lead. This is just ridiculous to be that mixed up or naïve. 9 more words


Words of Wisdom

“A nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its own people.” John F. Kennedy