I am proud to see the people of Waveland pulling themselves up from the ruins, it is a true testament to the power of community. As far as comparing New Orleans to Waveland and the Gulf Coast, the Gulf Coast destruction was the result of the direct brunt of nature. New Orleans is more than anything, destruction by engineering and political failure.
One scenario, in which crude oil prices rise sharply, projects the country would become a net energy exporter within just a few years. That’s unlikely to happen, though. The agency believes Brent crude oil prices this year will average around $51.66 a barrel about half of what a barrel sold for in 2014..
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“In most respects, today’s decision holds the line. It doesn’t open any new ground to advance or diminish affirmative action. The Court was clear that affirmative action in higher education could continue, as long as its goals are clear and measurable.
The other story, on Aug. 23, was on immigration, a topic that flared up last week when Trump signaled that his stance on immigration issues was changing. (He is expected to address his proposed policies more in a speech tonight.) Appropriately, NPR covered that shift; the issue has been at the core of his campaign message and even the slightest nuance in messaging is legitimate news, in my mind.
“When he first announced it, he said ‘Muslim ban,'” Giuliani said in a Fox News interview. “He called me up and said, ‘Put a commission together, show me the right way to do it legally.'”While the order itself doesn’t mention any religions by name, comments by Trump and others could affect how federal courts interpret the order. Abner Greene, a law professor at Fordham University, said that the Supreme Court has previously struck down ostensibly religion neutral laws because of the broader context in which the laws were written.”Trump’s comments are harmful to the administration on this issue,” Greene said.
POLLAK: I don’t know. But there is a political correctness in this country that would say that if you said that once on a radio show that you should be drummed out of public life. I would defy you to find a person in the LGBTQ community who has not used that term, either in an endearing sense or in a flippant, jovial, colloquial sense.