We are hamstrung by a myriad of reasons, to include lack of accountability and oversight, bureaucracy, resulting in insufficient levels of resourcing and an inability to absorb cutting-edge information and analytic tools, and access to highly skilled personnel,” Lumpkin said.
At the same time, Lumpkin said America’s enemies are increasing their capabilities and investment.
“This, while our adversaries are increasing their investment in the information environment, will not be constrained by ethics, the law, or even the truth,” he said.
Rooted in a very public dispute over the place of religious practice in public schools, disagreement on the fundamental essence of ‘Canadian’ identity and the virtue of tolerance threatens to boil over in Peel.
Last month, a meeting to discuss the matter devolved into chaos when protesters shouted anti-Muslim remarks and tore up a copy of the Koran. Later, an inflammatory video posted to YouTube offered a cash reward for a recording of Muslim students using hate speech in Friday prayers.
To the school board, the debate is over. They’ve moved on to other topics at their meetings. But protesters say they’ll be back to picket the next board meeting and the one after that.
Abdeslam, who has refused to respond to questions from judges about the Paris attacks last November in which 130 people were killed, revealed he is treated like an “idol” in fan mail according to extracts from a letter published in Libération on Friday.
Main suspect in the Paris attacks Salah Abdeslam has refused to respond to questions from French judges but in letters with an anonymous woman he appeared “talkative”In correspondence with an anonymous woman, who has reportedly written many letters to the jihadi, the French newspaper said Abdeslam appeared “talkative for the first time”.
“Only one candidate in the General Election came to speak to you, and that candidate is now the President of the United States, standing before you again. (Applause.) I have a feeling that in the next election you’re going to be swamped with candidates, but you’re not going to be wasting your time. You’ll have plenty of those Democrats coming over and you’re going to say, no, sir, no thank you — no, ma’am. Perhaps ma’am. It may be Pocahontas, remember that. (Laughter and applause.) And she is not big for the NRA, that I can tell you.”
MiraCosta College launched Trans* Pride Scholarship, a fund to help transgender, gender nonconforming students and allies to the community, reports the Times of San Diego.
“While members of the LGBT community experience marginalization, this marginalization is experienced most greatly by members of the transgender and gender nonconforming communities,” Steven Deineh, co-adviser of the Gender Sexuality Alliance Faculty, told The Daily Caller News Foundation.
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Students who whoop, cheer and clap should face “consequences” because they are excluding deaf people, delegates at the National Union of Students conference said.
Audience members were repeatedly warned that they must cease whooping to express support for a speaker, because it has a “serious impact” on the accessibility of the conference.
Bill Nye the Science Guy has the word “Science” in his very name, which is how you know he really likes science and is an expert on science. Do you have “Science” in your name? Then maybe don’t talk so much.
But that doesn’t mean Nye can’t make mistakes. That’s part of science! Here’s a really big mistake he made 20 years ago.
I don’t know what’s more shocking to me. That Yale has Republicans or that someone at Yale has a sense of humor.
The guy who tweeted this out was hard-pressed to find the funny.
But I find it all manner of hilarious.
Justin Trudeau was in Saskatchewan yesterday and received a tough question from a Regina student.
Trudeau was asked why the liberals are so unpopular in western Canada, he was quick to remind Albertans needs to realize we won!