Thursday, September 3, 2015
          

Diane Sawyer Exits As ABC's Evening News Anchor

Posted in Entertainment News

Tv.msn.com 9/4/2014

"...  Diane Sawyer signed off as anchor of ABC's "World News" on Wednesday, telling viewers that it has been wonderful to be the "home port" of the network's news team each weeknight. She will be replaced next week by David Muir. The 68-year-old Sawyer, one of television news' best-known personalities, has anchored ABC's flagship newscast since December 2009. ..."

Read the entire article: http://tv.msn.com/tv/article.aspx?news=886325&ocid=ansent11 

California Legislature Passes ‘Yes Means Yes’ Sexual Consent Bill

Posted in Policy & Legislation

Presstelegram.com 9/3/2014

"... From the bill author....“With this measure, we will lead the nation in bringing standards and protocols across the board so we can create an environment that’s healthy, that’s conducive for all students, not just for women, but for young men as well too, so young men can develop healthy patterns and boundaries as they age with the opposite sex,” de Leon said before the vote." ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.presstelegram.com/government-and-politics/20140828/california-legislature-passes-yes-means-yes-sexual-consent-bill 

The Real Sexism Project

Posted in Equality

Realsexism.com 9/3/2014

"... Despite what you have been told, in the western world today almost all legal and lethal sexual discrimination is against men. Men are 97% of combat fatalities. Men pay 97% of Alimony, Men make up 93% of work fatalities. Men make up 81% of all war deaths and Men lose custody in 84% of divorces. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.realsexism.com 

 

College Administrators Need Refresher Course In Due Process Under the Law

Posted in Policy & Legislation

Huffingtonpost.com 9/3/2014

"... Many large and small universities are finding themselves acting as judge and jury to consider allegations of sexual misconduct. The rush to judgment, in which there is a presumption of guilt upon the accused, ignores the judicial tradition of due process and innocent until proven guilty, is due in part to a bill before the U.S. Congress and a White House task force charged with investigating ways to prevent campus sexual assaults. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/andrew-t-miltenberg/college-administrators-ne_b_5733454.html 

September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Posted in Prostate Cancer

Wtsp.com 9/2/2014

"... September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Other than skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common cancer in American men. The American Cancer Society’s estimates for prostate cancer in the United States for 2014 are: About 233,000 new cases of prostate cancer will be diagnosed, About 29,480 men will die of prostate cancer. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.wtsp.com/story/entertainment/television/studio10/2014/08/25/prostate-cancer-is-the-second-most-common-cancer-among-men-in-the-world/14570635/