National Feature

Show Your Support for Obama with your Facebook Timeline

Want to show your support for President Barack Obama using the cover photo of your Facebook Timeline? Right click to save this banner of President Obama’s many accomplishments while in office: WHAT BARACK OBAMA  HAS ACCOMPLISHED: LILY-LEDBETTER FAIR PAY ACT ENDED WAR IN IRAQ AFFORDABLE CARE ACT, PROVIDING 32 MILLION MORE AMERICANS HEALTHCARE (frame of… Continue reading Show Your Support for Obama with your Facebook Timeline

Campus Life

In Case You Missed It: the NY Times comments on Bon Appetit

Just last week, the NY Times called Bon Appetit (Duke’s contracted food provider–they serve the food at the Devil’s Bistro, the Marketplace, and the Great Hall) the “most principled food provider in the country.” Bon Appetit is working with the United Farm Workers union to develop verifiable and enforceable standards for farm labor practices across… Continue reading In Case You Missed It: the NY Times comments on Bon Appetit

Local Feature · The Devil's Advocate

NC Republicans: Don’t Return Stimulus Funds…Especially for Mass Transit

Almost every candidate for elected office in 2010 put job creation at the top of their platforms. Why then should NC republicans be proposing that we return the federal stimulus funds to improve rail service?  The state DOT estimates that turning away these funds will cost North Carolina 4,800 jobs, not to mention the indirect… Continue reading NC Republicans: Don’t Return Stimulus Funds…Especially for Mass Transit