Monthly Archives: June 2012

Bankruptcy/U.S. cities in freefall?

How many U.S. cities are on the verge of bankruptcy? Stockton, California filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy. This appears to be only the tip of the iceberg. Chapter 9 bankruptcy is knocking on door in many cities and county governments … Continue reading

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Tampa/Here we come!

Well it’s vacation time again. I’ve been to Tampa a few times. This time I hope to visit a few attractions I have missed on previous trips. I had planned on visiting in late August. This would have been a … Continue reading

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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day/June 15

The subject of elder abuse is an issue which is just below most peoples radar. Yet, it affects all races and ethnic groups. The White House held a day-long symposium on Thursday to raise awareness of elder abuse, neglect, and … Continue reading

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Greenpeace/Staying on message

Greenpeace is no stranger to controversy. The organization has tackled environmental issues worldwide. The group has branches just about everywhere. Where has the group been most effective? Look at Heathrow airport’s plan to add a third runway. Greenpeace garnered support … Continue reading

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