May 2014

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EU’s expanded education program is now rolling out

The highly popular Erasmus program, which provides educational opportunities for young people in the European Union, has been expanded and is now being rolled out across the 28-member bloc. Between 2007 and 2013, the previous version of the program aided 2.7 million people in the EU, including 93,000 from the Czech Republic. The new version is called Erasmus+ and is set to run from 2014 to 2020. It has a 40 percent higher budget.

'Good People' explores class, education and survival in Boston

Playwright David Lindsay-Abaire made his name off-Broadway with surreal serio-comedies such as "Fuddy Meers" and "Kimberly Akimbo."

He leapt to greater fame with his 2007 Pulitzer Prize winner "Rabbit Hole," a traditional drama about a family's struggles to cope in the aftermath of a young child's accidental death.

Kenyan President reiterates support to Saharawi people’s right to self-determination

Nairobi (Kenya), 31 May 2014 (SPS) - President of Kenya Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta reaffirmed support to the Saharawi people and their just cause, highlighting that Kenya's position is consistent with the requirements of International Law and resolutions of the African Union, in regard to the decolonization issue in the Western Sahara.

Ken Langone on CNBC Vs. President at West Point

Last Thursday, on CNBC, cofounder of Home Depot and likely coconspirator against Eliot Spitzer, Ken Langone voiced his disgust with President Obama's speech, calling it fundamentally unamerican. Of course, Mr Langone has always been opposed to the existence of that black man in the white house. Perhaps we need to monitor any sale of Mr Langone's property in Florida.

Misogyny And Social Intelligence in Santa Barbara

Many things have been said about the mass murderer of Santa Barbara (even a comment about testosterone being the most dangerous drug on the planet), however, what it is about his brain, that made it possible to speak and act the way he did, is yet to be common knowledge.

Oil sands may not be profitable without significant Government “facilitation”

This from the MotleyFool at Oil Sands Crisis Nobody Is Talking AboutBy - May 30, 2014 | See also:

Capacity of Walker’s accident prone Tar Sand oil pipeline in WI to exceed Obama/Hillary’s Keystone XL.

Did you know that a plan is currently in the works to transport 1.2 million gallons of crude and tar sands oil – more than the proposed Keystone XL pipeline – right through the middle of our state?

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Would a Democratic President Wield Power as Ruthlessly as Trump?

Thom plus logo Interestingly, the current divide in the Senate gives us an insight into how powerful a genuinely progressive Democratic president could be, and how much he or she could get done. As we saw yesterday, the Republicans voted repeatedly to participate in a cover-up of Donald Trump's crimes.