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Conservatives angry over Pell Grant funding in Boehner debt bill

29 Jul

Conservatives angry over Pell Grant funding in Boehner debt bill

House conservatives who have stalled legislation to raise the national debt limit are angry that it includes $17 billion in supplemental spending for Pell Grants, which some compare to welfare.

Read more: http://aareports.com/2011/07/conservatives-angry-over-pell-grant.html

Scott sisters to be freed!

31 Dec

Two Mississippi sisters who have spent 16 years in prison over an $11 armed robbery will be released with an unusual stipulation: one must donate a kidney to the other. Read more: http://aareports.com/2010/12/scott-sisters-to-be-freed.html

New poll: US adults blame parents for nations education problems

12 Dec

New poll: US adults blame parents for nations education problems

Blaming teachers for low test scores, poor graduation rates and the other ills of American schools has been popular lately, but a new survey wags a finger closer to home.

Read more:  http://aareports.com/2010/12/new-poll-us-adults-blame-parents-for.html

Oprah gives millions to succesful charter schools

21 Sep

Oprah gives millions to succesful charter schools

On September 20 Oprah Winfrey donated 1 million each to six successful charter schools. Find out which 6 schools she gave to and what the money will be used for here:

http://aareports.com/2010/09/oprah-gives-millions-to-successful.html

Eric Holder being attacked by right wing media for being racially biased???

8 Jul

Eric Holder being attacked by right wing media for being racially biased???

Right wing media such as Redstate.com and of course that fair and balanced channel are accusing the US Attorney General Eric Holder of being racially biased for dismissing voter-intimidation charges against members of the New Black Panther Party because the defendants were African-American. Never mind that under the law there was not enough evidence to charge the defendants with voter intimidation. Read more: http://aareports.com/2010/07/eric-holder-being-attacked-by-right.html

Rare photo of slave children dound in North Carolina

12 Jun

Rare photo of slave children dound in North Carolina. See photo and read more:
http://aareports.com/2010/06/rare-photo-of-slave-children-found-in.html

This Memorial Day remember to say thank you.

31 May

This Memorial Day remember to say thank you for the sacrifice of our sevice men. Men like the Buffalo Soldiers, The Harlem Hellcats and the Tuskegee Airmen. Read more here:
 
http://aareports.com/2010/05/on-memorial-day-say-thank-you-by-george.html