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Apr 01 2013

American History bill: Aiming for a more inclusive curriculum

National studies reveal that American universities falter at civic education, having forgotten Jefferson’s warning that any country expecting to be both “ignorant and free” expects “what never was and never will be.” Happily, Texas, since 1955, has required collegiate courses in American history. Unhappily, this requirement is not always followed. To correct this through clarifying …

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May 28 2012

Local honor society installs new officers

Former officers of the Kappa Mu Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma recently installed new 2012-2014 officers. They are as follows: Susan Duncan, President; Deanna Turner, 1st Vice President; Becky Alexander, 2nd Vice President; Lois Nowell, Recording Secretary; Margaret Clark, Treasurer; Marla Pope, Corresponding Secretary; and Jan Riley, Parliamentarian. Delta Kappa Gamma is a professional honor …

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Mar 12 2012

Rush Limbaugh and the Live Volcano

American women are fed up. By Martha Burk It’s not about free speech. Within extremely wide limits, Rush Limbaugh certainly has the right to say anything he pleases. It’s not about sponsors. Even if I’m glad that JC Penney, Netflix, Allstate Insurance, and at least 50 more advertisers have dropped Limbaugh’s show. And that nearly …

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Sep 20 2011

Does the GOP hate women?

By Martha Burk After suffering through several un-presidential GOP debates, I’m struck by the amount of anti-woman rhetoric spewing from the candidates. Although none of them dares utter the W word — unless it’s part of the phrase “our men and women in uniform” — it’s pretty easy to see what their views are on …

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Jun 21 2011

Women’s Self Defense Clinic slated

The City of Tyler Parks and Recreation Department is offering a Women’s Self Defense Clinic on Saturday, July 23, 2011 from 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at the Glass Recreation Center, located at 501 West 32nd Street. “When you can recognize and respond to dangerous situations, you will be more confident in your everyday activities and life,” …

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May 31 2011

Stop investing in sexism

By Martha Burk My entire working life, roughly 50 years, I’ve been hearing the same old excuses for women not advancing in corporate America. Two are dominant: “we can’t find qualified women,” and “just wait until the pipeline gets filled and things will automatically get better.” If the pipeline can’t fill in half a century, …

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Feb 24 2011

Tyler Firefighters donate proceeds of Turn Tyler Pink

The Tyler Professional Fire Fighters Association (TPFFA) “Turned Tyler Pink” on Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010 when they welcomed the Pink Heals Tour back to the downtown square as part of the second annual event to raise awareness of women’s cancer. The Pink Heals Tour features pink fire trucks that travel across the country to raise …

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Feb 17 2011

Self-defense clinic for women

The Tyler Parks and Recreation Department Buy Viagra Online will host a women’s self-defense clinic from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on cash loans Sat., Feb. 19 at the Glass Recreation Center, located at 501 W. 32nd. Cost for the clinic is $25 per person. For more information or to register, call the Glass Recreation …

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