Cleaning Up

Taggin #theFDA and #theFCC ( there was a Black guy heading there, too – one of Gen Powell's sons, Michael his name maybe – but I might be white; admittedly I ain't sure I've ever seen my mother's face) and #theDeptofJustice and #HomelandSecurity and get help from #theNationalOrgOnWomenNOW and #BlackGirlsCode and #SisterOutsider and #bellhooks and @ A photo posted by U S (@uzsmalls) on Jun … Continue reading Cleaning Up

Studying Our Successes

Full of programs and approaches that work. 800 weeks, a figure mentioned by OECD’s head. 800 weeks to eradicate global poverty. This is exactly what political will is for, issues like the crime of poverty… Development Cooperation Report OECD 2015 Continue reading Studying Our Successes

Continuing aDult Education is Fiber, Guys! (c,d,e,f,g)

Heard recently that, though only 2% of the so-called “body” ‘s mass, the brain’s workings are responsible for 25% of our calories burned. Wishing you all, the world over, clean fuel and clear hearts and true facts and sound reason – and not ANY less. “The 37 Best Websites To Learn Something New”~>@kristynazdot on Medium Continue reading Continuing aDult Education is Fiber, Guys! (c,d,e,f,g)

What? N.O. Part II

Originally posted on Danewze:
Lots of our budget problems are locked in, principal light AND long term. Terrible agreements reached in a more chummy time, obviously. We need our budgets written right, right now. We need NO open-amount government contracts. All of these must be renegotiated to determine the sustainability of the produced good or offered service, and to examine the real tenability of the… Continue reading What? N.O. Part II

Connecting the Dots: From the U.N.’s Work with Small Island Developing States

UPDATE: 11 December 2015 SIDS Sustainable Development Framework released- Small Island implementation plan for SD Goals create a steering committee and annual accountability meeting, among other actions https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/?page=view&nr=1009&type=230&menu=2059 Social development in SIDS, Health and NCDs, Youth and Women 2 September, 15:00–18:00 Social development is a driving force for sustainable development and calls for a social capital framework based on community trust, social justice, social inclusion, … Continue reading Connecting the Dots: From the U.N.’s Work with Small Island Developing States