Month: February 28, 2014

Feb 27,2014

The Black Presidents Before Obama

Barack Obama was not the first African-American elected to the presidency. By my count, he was the seventh. It was just that he was the first nonfiction one. But Americans...

Feb 25,2014

What Do We See In Richard III?

The final Tuesday of January, I sat in a crowded venue in Washington, D.C., and as countless other Americans, observed a power play. However, I was not at the State of the...

Feb 25,2014

The Koch Associate Program: A Personal Perspective

As a recruiter with the Charles Koch Institute, my responsibility is to connect people to our educational programs and job opportunities. Being a current participant in the Koch Associate Program,...

Feb 22,2014

Queen Elizabeth Feels The Recession’s Bite

Queen Elizabeth II is known for her frugality. For breakfast, she likes to eat Corn Flakes, which she stores in Tupperware to extend its shelf life. She wears the same...