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  • Obama-Gates Boeing Connection Pays Off

    02/24/2011 8:21:33 PM PST · by Nachum · 17 replies
    American Spectator ^ | 2/24/11 | Quin Hillyer
    Boeing gets the tanker contract. I smell a rat. A crooked rat. Even Boeing thought it was going to lose. EADS under-bid it, and its plane was bigger and could do more. But Boeing is headquartered in Obama's Chicagoland, and Defense Secretary Gates will retire to his Seattle-area home -- Seattle being the main historic base of Boeing and still the site of the largest portion of its jobs, including the jobs for the tanker project. It's all so very convenient...... as it was convenient for Boeing to get the first contract after a major kickback scheme, as it was...
  • School wasn't prepped for this scandal

    07/25/2009 5:25:51 PM PDT · by fiodora · 28 replies · 1,621+ views
    Boston.com ^ | September 6, 2008 | Alex Beam
    THE OTHER GATES FOUNDATION In 2005, Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates Jr., known to all as "Skip," set up the nonprofit Inkwell Foundation, named after a famous beach/gathering place for African-Americans on Martha's Vineyard. Skip talked about the foundation in a recent interview with Martha's Vineyard magazine and touted it when he launched his for-profit business, AfricanDNA.com, last year. "The precedent-setting site is the only company in the field of genetic genealogy that will provide African Americans with family tree research in addition to DNA testing," its initial press release declared, adding that "a percentage of all profits will be...