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Success varies by state in improving graduate rates

...among states in how well they are tackling the issue."This year, we need to sound a stronger alarm," said Gen. Colin Powell and his wife, Alma Powell, in a letter released Tuesday as part of an annual Grad Nation report produced in part by...
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Slack Tide: There's more to Memorial Day than Bermuda shorts and potato salad

...official website performer listings, retired Gen. Colin Powell. Wow, I wonder what songs he'll be doing? "War"? "Love is a Battlefield"? "Let it Go"?Oh, man, Colin Powell singing the theme from Disney's Frozen - that'd...
Accommodation of lies a jingoistic American media propaganda campaign. (Stay tuned to the more limited media sources set up Monday by Colin Powell's son - the head of the FCC.) Bob Edwards, host of weekend edition on NPR, recently validated the war by saying...
Feds working to overturn whale quota vote

U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell is seeking to reverse a decision by the International Whaling Commission to block subsistence whaling in Alaska. Powell told the...
My Turn: Sales tax vs. income tax vs. dividend loss post-war Iraq, the democratic-capitalistic merits of such are being promoted by not only the president, but Colin Powell, several members of Congress, prominent economists, national newspapers and the World Bank. Why then do some Fat...
We were misled

...claim as proof of an Iraq nuclear threat." These claims were made, anyway, at the U.N. by then Secretary of State Colin Powell and, confirming the CIA's caveats, found fraudulent. "When discussing WMD the CIA used words like "might" and...
Save the Sundanese

...made some promising steps by trying to get United Nations sanctions passed, but so far these have been frustrated. Colin Powell's recent statements regarding the massacres and carnage in Sudan are a also a very welcome development. But more...
Colin Powell's opportunity

...Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: The release of two "spy scholars" by Chinese authorities on the eve of Secretary of State Colin Powell's visit to China was a welcome gesture that could help make that visit less tense and more productive. But while...
Japan may block U.S. moves on Alaska Eskimo whaling

...hunt 55 bowhead whales over five-year periods. The United States protested the decision, and Secretary of State Colin Powell told Alaska Gov. Tony Knowles he would try to get the decision reversed. The United States could call for a revote...
Intelligence failure

...war. George Tenet, the last director of the CIA, went along with the White House and didn't raise an eyebrow when Colin Powell took the debunked claim that Iraq had tried to buy weapons grade uranium from Niger before the United Nations and used...


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