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  • David Axelrod to appear at University of Delaware

    09/27/2009 4:29:46 PM PDT · by lack-of-trust · 13 replies · 624+ views
    UDaily ^ | 24 September 2009 | staff
    David Axelrod, senior adviser to President Barack Obama, will appear at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 7, at the University of Delaware's Mitchell Hall. The presentation, in which Axelrod will speak briefly and then engage in a conversation with Ralph Begleiter, UD's Edward and Elizabeth Goodman Rosenberg Professor of Communication and Distinguished Journalist in Residence, is part of the fall public affairs lecture series, “Assessing Obama's First Year.”
  • Vets drop suit over anti-Kerry film

    07/19/2006 7:43:56 AM PDT · by presidio9 · 18 replies · 1,543+ views
    Associated Press ^ | 07/18/06 | MARYCLAIRE DALE
    Three Vietnam War veterans who sued over a documentary about Sen. John Kerry's anti-war activities have dropped their lawsuits, leaving just one court fight pending over the 2004 film. Filmmaker Carlton Sherwood says the withdrawal of the lawsuits shows they were frivolous complaints filed by Kerry operatives to try to block the film's release in the final weeks of the presidential race. "We've always believed that Kerry controlled these lawsuits," Sherwood said Monday. The 42-minute film, "Stolen Honor: Wounds That Never Heal," charges that Kerry's actions as an anti-war activist after his tour in Vietnam harmed American POWs. It also...
  • UD Anthropologist Finds Signs Of Evolution In Ancient Skeleton (Brain Size)

    03/06/2006 11:23:27 AM PST · by blam · 21 replies · 748+ views
    University Of Delaware ^ | 3-6-2006 | Martin Mbugua
    UD anthropologist finds signs of evolution in ancient skeleton Karen Rosenberg, chairperson and associate professor of anthropology at UD 10:03 a.m., March 2, 2006--Recent analysis of a Stone Age skeleton shows that human brain size relative to body size had increased dramatically from ancestors by the Middle Pleistocene, about 260,000 years ago, Karen Rosenberg, chairperson and associate professor of anthropology at the University of Delaware, said. Rosenberg, who analyzed the fossil with Lü Zuné of Peking University in Beijing and Chris B. Ruff, director of the Center for Functional Anatomy and Evolution at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine...
  • Scandal: Catholic University Puts Mary amid Prostitutes

    03/10/2005 8:32:51 AM PST · by concernedAmerican1 · 56 replies · 2,507+ views
    TFP Student Action ^ | 03-10-05 | TFP Student Action
    If someone hung a picture of your mother amid images of prostitutes and pornography, would you be upset? Would you protest? I’m sure you would. In fact, the Blessed Mother is being insulted in this fashion at the Catholic University of Dayton, where an “art” exhibit in the Rike Center Gallery depicts “Mary amid images of prostitutes, pornography and firearms that has shocked some students and professors…” (Dayton Daily News, 03-07-05) Even worse – the University of Dayton is one of the nation's ten largest Catholic universities, founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, whose particular mission is to...