Wheels fall off Motor City

May 3, 2016 MJA 11

EAG – Detroit Federation of Teachers members ditched their students to protest about pay today, despite data that shows they’ve been ineffective at improving the district’s worst-in-the-nation student academic performance.

Lady Has Argument With Young Guy Using EBT At Walmart

May 3, 2016 BFH 12

Normally I would say that you really don’t know why someone is on welfare at a given point in time, unless it’s some rugrat factory with 7 kids. (Hasn’t everyone gotten the memo that it’s very expensive to have children?) But as this lady’s argument progresses, it [Read More]

U.S. throws more money at solar power

May 3, 2016 MJA 4

WASHINGTON, May 3 (UPI) — The U.S. Energy Department said it has $25 million in funding to help software developers and utility provides better integrate solar power to the grid.

Getty Foundation Proves Multicultural Means NON-WHITE

May 3, 2016 BFH 11

Student claims she was denied an internship at the prestigious Getty Foundation because she is white and sues for racial discrimination Samantha Niemann claims the LA-based organization violated civil rights Says she ‘was deterred from applying’ for the foundation’s Multicultural Undergraduate Internship in February 2015  [Read More]

Supreme Court rejects challenge to Seattle minimum wage law

May 3, 2016 MJA 11

Reuters: The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a challenge by business groups to Seattle’s law raising its minimum wage to $15 an hour, a move echoed by other locales, in a case focusing on how the ordinance affected local franchises like McDonald’s.

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