Now, journalists like Macur and Boren have stripped domestic violence of this context to score gotcha columns about how it’s “inexcusable” to ignore a woman’s alleged criminal acts. Women’s soccer to send a message to young girls that it’s not OK to violently attack their family members? In the long list of social imperatives that can be modeled by women’s sports like proving that girls can be strong, active, healthy, competitive, assertive, career focused, and just as capable as boys on all of these fronts this one does not exactly compete. Launching a campaign to raise awareness of female domestic abusers would be an absurd way to spend the league’s extremely limited cultural capital..
At least one student has been suspended from Trinity High School and others were banned from attending a basketball game for taunting a rival parochial school team with the chant “Your priests touch you.” Trinity Principal Denis Mailloux said the taunting took place Feb. 8 when Trinity was playing Bishop Guertin High School in Nashua. Bishop Guertin, run by the Rhode Island based Brothers of the Sacred Heart, has settled lawsuits accusing a former teacher of fondling students.
The jobless rate has steadily ticked downward, mostly one tenth of a percent at a time. It the lowest monthly rate since September 2009.Still, the department reports 62,500 Idahoans are still out of work. That doesn include the number of people who stopped looking for a job or who consider themselves underemployed.hired over 11,000 new workers for the third month in a row, exceeding February hires by 2,000 to 3,000 for the previous three Februarys, and nearly half of the new hires were for new jobs created since January.Another 2,100 more workers were on the job in February, pushing total employment to nearly 715,000 and marking the eighth month in a row employment has risen.
Saban: I like playing golf. I love the lake. I swim in the lake, take a bath in the lake every day, and everybody kills me over that. The shale is attracting both domestic and foreign companies that are becoming one of the largest employers in the state, according to the paper. A UTSA study suggests there will be 5,000 new wells by 2020, which may add 68,000 full time jobs in Texas. The economic output could be as big as $21.5 billion, according to the study..
While held on and off since 1884, the Arizona State Fair has grown and grown to become the all in one, glitzy and glamorous celebration of southwest American culture it is today. Visitors are treated to a big name line up of classic acts, many of which, like Snoop Dog and ZZ Top, have hailed from USA’s own home grown musical talent pools. There’s also the ubiquitous livestock competitions, events that attract the cream of local farmers to compare their produce under the watchful eyes of the public..