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Instead of shutting down controversial women speakers

The Eloquent Woman

In doing research for this blog, I've been reading Deborah Kops's fine book, Alice Paul and the Fight for Women's Rights: From the Vote to the Equal Rights Amendment. The book relates that, around 1908, Paul went to Birmingham, England, to study.

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How to Elevate your Pitch or Presentation? Ascend to the Cloud!

Presentation Guru

It seems that everything is going up ‘into the Cloud’ these days, even PowerPoint. But is there any alternative cloud-based presentation software for those who aren’t completely won over by the latest Microsoft 365?

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The 2 Lawsuits Against Roger Ailes Move Forward

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The world knows that media tycoon Roger Ailes is dead. But only those who understand the U.S. legal system are aware that the two lawsuits against him for alleged inappropriate sexual behavior live on.

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[Podcast] eSpeakers, What have you done for me lately? With Joe Heaps

Speaker Launcher

eSpeakers started years ago as a calendar and event management tool but has since evolved as a digital hub for speakers. Joe Heaps, Chief Marketing Officer for eSpeakers, drops by to talk about some of what’s new and what’s coming soon with eSpeakers. This is episode is all about making sure that you get as […]. The post [Podcast] eSpeakers, What have you done for me lately? With Joe Heaps appeared first on Jane Atkinson.

Drudge Report - Cooler Heads Among Democrats Not Pushing Impeachment, Yet

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The always-clickbait-conscious Drudge Report headlines with the provocative headline that Democrats are playing it cool about impeaching U.S. president Donald Trump. Of course, readers want to know more. After all, shouldn't the Democrats be pulling out all stops to get rid of Trump.

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"White Trash" - What Yale's June Chu Didn't Get

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

At Yale, Pierson College dean June Chu posted her personal opinions on Yelp. Among the observations were that some of the patrons of a restaurant in the New Haven, Connecticut Metro area were "white trash." " The universe was not smiling on Chu Those posts got attention.

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Trump Administration & Edelman 2018 Trust Barometer

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Annually, the Edelman public relations firm researches the level of trust around the world. The results are complied into its Trust Barometer. The one for 2017 showed that trust was on life support.

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European Commission 1, Facebook 0 - WhatsApp Acquisition Generates $122 Million Fine

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

When Facebook applied to acquire WhatsApp in 2014, it told the European Commission (EC) this: The social network wouldn't be able to link the user profiles of those on Facebook and WhatsApp. That turned out not to be true.

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No Space in Our Hearts for King Lears, Such as Donald Trump, et al.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

On the heath, a deranged King Lear railed that he was more sinned against than sinning. Yet, it had been his own myopia which put him into that pickle. Of course, that character from Shakespeare became the symbol of self-pity. Our current society has no room in our hearts of any of that.

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Roger Ailes, Former Client of Bob Dilenschneider, Dead at Age 77

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

His health had never been good. In the best-seller "The Loudest Voice in the Room," New York Magazine reporter Gabriel Sherman provides the details. So, it's no surprise that outsized media player Roger Ailes died at the relatively young age of 77.

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