Tag: President Obama

Education Issue Update: The GOP and Education

As the Republican primaries proceed, it’s worth taking a good, hard look at the candidates’ stances on education.

Posted in Politics and Elections, Education

Racism in Politics – A 2012 Reality

One HeadCount volunteer’s view on racism in politics today and what needs to be stopped.

Posted in Politics and Elections, Human Rights

State Department to Delay Keystone XL Pipeline…Politics or Public Good?

In the wake of arrests and demonstrations, the decision on the controversial Keystone XL pipeline has been delayed until 2013. Both critics and supporters say the Obama administration was influenced by the protests. Could this be the sign of a new dynamic in Washington?

A delay on the Keystone XL pipeline project is be

Posted in Sustainability and Climate Change, Jobs and the Economy

Registering Voters at Occupy Wall Street

HeadCount volunteers and interns have been hitting “Occupy Wall Street” to register voters. The reactions have been eye-opening.

Posted in Music and Activism, Trends in Music and Society

Lupe Fiasco album – dropping in March – takes shot at Prez

Lupe Fiasco’s long-delayed new album, Lasers, has finally received a release date of March 8, 2011. It also takes swipes at Glenn Beck, Rush Limbaugh and… Barack Obama.