The investigation finds that the VA’s pattern of cost cutting forced out experienced surgeons, reduced access to care and put patients in harm’s way. At the center of the turmoil are two VA leaders with a work relationship that dates back more than a decade. The investigation also reveals evidence of one of those leaders prescribing medication, including controlled substances, to her regional boss’ wife.
Canedy: As you point out, Steve, newsrooms are maybe not equipped with the resources to fight some of these threats. That’s where organizations like the Pulitzers, journalism schools, institutes are going to have to unite and back up newsrooms, to use our resources to push back, to help litigate, to engage in our own communication efforts, to support journalists who are being assaulted, to the newsrooms that aren’t getting access to public documents or not having their FOIA requests responded to. I think you’re going to see organizations like ours do a lot more on this front, either independently or in collaboration with like minded partners in support of journalism..
Whatever your political or social orientation, it generally pays to be conservative when drawing up business agreements. That is, Benjamin Franklin’s phrase about prevention being nine tenths of a cure applies very well indeed. The time you take in reading carefully samples of similar agreements to the one you’re drawing up, the better off you’ll be in the long run..
6. In 1981, Microsoft released the first version of its Microsoft Disk Operating System, commonly known as MSOS.” The system had a characterased user interface that required the user to type specific instructions at a command prompt in order to perform tasks such as launching applications and copying files. When the International Business Machines Corporation (IBM”) selected MSOS for prenstallation on its first generation of PCs, Microsoft’s product became the predominant operating system sold for Intelompatible PCs..
Navy base.The Cod Wars were one part of crisis, says Professor Richard Barnes, who teaches maritime and international law at the University of Hull. Grimsby fishermen the victim of their own success, catching so much that they degraded local fish numbers soon after the sector industrialized in the early 20th century. Faced with dwindling fish stocks near home, British fishing vessels were forced find their catch in Nordic waters.
I feel that the school was entirely justified in requesting the removal of the offending groups. Before you go pulling the First Amendment card, think for a second about what’s at stake. In a few years, when students are applying to colleges and getting jobs, the people looking over their resumes will, I promise you, Google their names.