What Does It Mean to Be Iraqi Anymore?
Their ethnic identity trumps sectarian affiliation with other Iraqis ... So now, a decade after the institutionalization of U.S.-promoted demographic profiling, what does it mean to be an Iraqi, especially when the very seams of this patchwork society ...
Government shutdown 101: What does it mean for the military?
“All military personnel will continue in a normal duty status regardless of their affiliation with excepted or non-excepted activities,” reads the memo. Yet, it adds, “military personnel will serve without pay until such time as Congress makes ...
Voices From the Virtual Street: What Does Public Education Mean to You?
What does public education mean to you? I posed this question in the virtual streets ... gender, race, or religious affiliation--an equal opportunity to receive the tools and knowledge they need in order to succeed as individuals and members of society.
In religious affiliation....what does 'none' really mean?
Not too long ago a Pew Institute study reported that nearly 20% of Americans preferred a “none” designation when asked about a religious ... to interpret the “none” affiliations for religion are being reworked to mean that “noners” don ...
ANALYSIS: Local Democrats are shaking up the political landscape, but what does party affiliation mean in Alexandria?
As the rest of the country watches Republican infighting for the GOP presidential nomination, Alexandria has become a battleground for Democrats bent on a new direction for the city. Alexandria’s city council, which including the mayor has a 5-2 ...