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By Grant Oliphant -Helping Puerto Rico is not political - it's human decency

10/12/2017 By Grant Oliphant     Helping Puerto Rico is not political - it's human decency   Someone...

 

Chancellor's Message on the State Budget

Chancellor's Message on the State Budget Dear Pitt Community:  You may have noticed the recent news stories covering...

 

DOMESTIC TERRORISM: THOUGHTS, PRAYERS, AND ACTION

DOMESTIC TERRORISM: THOUGHTS, PRAYERS, AND ACTION “ You can pray until you faint, but unless you get up and try...

 

African American Patriots, by Jack L. Daniel PUM Contributor

AFRICAN AMERICAN PATRIOTS   “I’ m just a Negro soldier  Fighting for "democracy!' A...

 

Statement from Steelers President Art Rooney II

Statement from Steelers President Art Rooney II         Steelers President Art Rooney...

 

DACA AND THE “TRAIL OF TEARS” by Jack L. Daniel

DACA AND THE “TRAIL OF TEARS”   The most recent DACA decision is the latest example of W hite...

 

DACA: Protect Our Dreamers

    9/7/2017 By Grant Oliphant     DACA: Protect Our Dreamers The Administration’s...

 

Daryle Lamont Jenkins The “Charlottesville” Interview

Daryle Lamont Jenkins The “Charlottesville” Interview with Kam Williams PUM Contributor  ...

 

AMERICA’S SHAMEFUL REALITY SHOW: “POTUS 45” by Jack L. Daniel

AMERICA’S SHAMEFUL REALITY SHOW: “POTUS 45” Every day, sometimes several times a day, the world watches the reality...

 

Gil Robertson The “Book of Black Heroes” Interview

Gil's Goodwill!   Gil Robertson The “Book of Black Heroes” Interview with Kam Williams PUM...

 

We need bipartisan leadership to solve our revenue impasse By state Rep. Jake Wheatley

  We need bipartisan leadership to solve our revenue impasse By state Rep. Jake Wheatley As a seven-term member of...

 

America, Russia, and Modern Regime Change

AMERICA, RUSSIA, AND MODERN REGIME CHANGE   America is one of the world’s leaders when it comes to interfering with other...

 

QueerPGH Storytime: 5 Books that Challenge Gender Stereotypes

QueerPGH Storytime: 5 Books that Challenge Gender Stereotypes July 10, 2017  by  Rachel Lange   Gather...

 

Smell PGH App Helps Pittsburghers Report Foul Odors

SMELL SOMETHING, SAY SOMETHING Smell PGH App Helps Pittsburghers Report Foul Odors By  Byron Spice Researchers at...

 

Blackhead Signpost Road: And Other Signs of Sincere Ignorance and Conscientious Stupidity

BLACKHEAD SIGNPOST ROAD: And Other Signs of Sincere Ignorance and Conscientious Stupidity    ...

 

Closing the Opportunity Gap

CLOSING THE OPPORTUNITY GAP   Many parents recently enjoyed their children’s achievement of educational...

 

Finding Purpose Through Broken Pieces

Blog: THE Point     5/17/2017 By Rev. Tim Smith   Finding Purpose Through Broken Pieces In...

 

PUM One on One: Dee Hunter The “Voting Rights Project” Interview

The Voting Rights Project Launch  Roswell, GA — Saturday, May 27   Dee Hunter The...

 

The Black Homicide-Prison-Drug Conspiracy

THE BLACK HOMICIDE-PRISON-DRUG CONSPIRACY   In their 1968 book, Black Rage , psychiatrists William Grier and Price...

 

Pittsburgh Foundation-Flurry of Late-year Fundraising Fuels Strong 2016 Finish

FLURRY OF LATE-YEAR FUNDRAISING FUELS STRONG 2016 FINISH $ 43 million total for grantmaking is 22 percent more than for 2015   A...

 

#UcanB Provides STEM Career Education

  #UcanB Provides STEM Career Education Published on  April 18, 2017...

 

Working Women by Julia Fraser

Working Women   by  Julia Fraser  - April 17, 2017 Their numbers rise but wages lag D eana Keenan’s...

 

CFOs Recognize the Value of Diversity and Inclusion

CFOs Recognize the Value of Diversity and Inclusion By Margey O’Brien, Senior Vice President and Commercial Banking Market...

 

Arts Greenhouse Shares Power of Art, Music with Local Youth

  ARTS GREENHOUSE SHARES POWER OF ART, MUSIC WITH LOCAL YOUTH By  Pam Wigley   Arts Greenhouse participant Destiny...

 
 

WHITES DYING YOUNGER: A Sign of the White Middle Class Implosion

WHITES DYING YOUNGER: A Sign of the White Middle Class Implosion   “…We cling to the...

 

AUNT JEMIMA: A Stain on Black Women’s History, by Jack L. Daniel

AUNT JEMIMA:   A Stain on Black Women’s History   “My skin is black My arms are long My...

 
 

Crossing the Abyss By Grant Oliphant

                    3/1/2017 By Grant Oliphant...

 

Duquesne University Experts Weigh In On Resignation of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn

In the wake of the resignation of President Trump’s National Security Adviser, two Duquesne University faculty experts offer insight on...

 

“ALTERNATIVE FACTS:” “Stay Woke!”

“ALTERNATIVE FACTS:”   “Stay Woke!”       “Doublethink...

 

This pro-life feminist explains why she joined the Women’s March on Washington and didn’t vote for Trump Molly Duerig

This pro-life feminist explains why she joined the Women’s March on Washington and didn’t vote for Trump By Molly...

 

Raoul Peck The"I Am Not Your Negro” Interview

Meeting Raoul! Raoul Peck The"I Am Not Your Negro ” Interview with Kam Williams PUM Contributor...

 

TODAY’S BLACK CHILDREN, TOMORROW’S BLACK HISTORY

TODAY’S BLACK CHILDREN, TOMORROW’S BLACK HISTORY “ Great men make history, but only such history as it is...

 

Chancellor Gallagher's Message on U.S. Immigration Decisions

Chancellor Gallagher's Message on U.S. Immigration Decisions   January 28, 2017   Dear Pitt...

 

President Gormley's Statement to the Campus Community on the Executive Immigration Order

President Gormley's Statement to the Campus Community on the Executive Immigration Order January 30, 2017 Dear members of the...

 

“HIDDEN FIGURES” AND OTHER THINGS THAT MAKE YOU GO “HMMM”

“HIDDEN FIGURES” AND OTHER THINGS THAT MAKE YOU GO “HMMM”     But for...

 

STATEMENT FROM MAYOR WILLIAM PEDUTO IN RESPONSE TO PRESIDENT TRUMP'S EXECUTIVE ORDERS REGARDING IMMIGRATION

STATEMENT FROM MAYOR WILLIAM PEDUTO IN RESPONSE TO PRESIDENT TRUMP'S EXECUTIVE ORDERS REGARDING IMMIGRATION    ...

 

“We are going to fight like hell.” Pittsburgh women march on Trump’s Washington.

“We are going to fight like hell.” Pittsburgh women march on Trump’s Washington.   Martha Rial  - PUBLIC...

 

10 Days Later: Trump Refuses to Lift a Finger to Save Pensions, Health Care for Coal Miners

  10 Days Later: Trump Refuses to Lift a Finger to Save Pensions, Health Care for Coal Miners Senators Release Letter...

 

Playoff picture is taking shape

   Playoff picture is taking shape   Teresa Varley Steelers.com      ...

 

CMU, City Officials Write the Book on Deliberative Democracy

CMU, City Officials Write the Book on Deliberative Democracy If the results of the contentious 2016 presidential election have taught us...

 

Philanthropy in the Trump era: Helping the Hurting Class get into the Middle Class

Philanthropy in the Trump era: Helping the Hurting Class get into the Middle Class   By Maxwell King President and CEO,...

 

Onward, By Grant Oliphant

Blog: THE Point     11/16/2016 By Grant Oliphant   Onward In the last week my team and I have...

 

Pitt's Chancellor Issues Message on Election

Chancellor's Election Message   November 10, 2016 Dear University Community, Tuesday, for the 58th time in...

 

The Day After the Day Of (POEM LAMENTING THE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION RESULTS)

The Day After the Day Of by Paul Ilechko   The sky sheds its tears. This morning is the...

 
 

Facilitating a Smooth Transition to the Next Administration

Remarks by President Obama and President-elect Trump After Meeting Oval Office 12:36 P.M. EST PRESIDENT...

 

East Liberty Development Inc. Welcomes PULSE fellow, Damilola, to their team.

Welcoming PULSE fellow, Damilola, to the team.   We are excited to welcome a new addition to our team at...

 

League of Women Voters: Our Open Letter to the Presidential and Vice Presidential Debate Moderators

Our Open Letter to the Presidential and Vice Presidential Debate Moderators     MEMO...

 
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