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  1. Walter E. Williams: Diversity obsession thrives in collegesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... ng just as well as his white peers and graduating? WALTER E. WILLIAMS is a professor of economics at George Mason University. His column is distributed by Creators Syndicate Inc.

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  2. A Thanksgiving feast, provided by the miracle of marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... Beltway Confidential blog. He is a distinguished adjunct fellow with the Mercatus Center at George Mason University and dean emeritus of the Clemson University College of Business & Behavioral Science. He developed the "Bootleggers and Baptists" ...

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  3. Study: Most student loan fraud claims involve for-profitsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Cortez Journal News

    ... Magana, File) FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2017, file photo, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks at George Mason University Arlington, Va., campus. Students who attended for-profit colleges filed more than 98 percent of the requests for student loan ...

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  4. Diversity ObsessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | AmmoLand

    ... peers and graduating? I would opt for the latter. Walter E. Williams is a professor of economics at George Mason University. Williams is also the author of several books. Among these are The State Against Blacks, later made into a television ...

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  5. Miami has the most people who work for themselves - but they're not making that muchRead the original story

    Wednesday | Texarkana Gazette

    The Miami-Fort Lauderdale metropolitan area leads the nation both in growth and in numbers of non-employer firms per capita, a new report from The Stephen S. Fuller Institute at Virginia's George Mason University shows. Non-employer establishments are considered one good way to measure the rise of the Gig Economy - that is the self-employed, freelance workers and independent contractors that often aren't counted in traditional government measures of job growth.

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  6. NFL repays billions in American taxpayers' dollars with a knee. No thanksRead the original story

    Wednesday | Fox News

    ... welfare to moguls and corporations through economic investment arguments. But a 15 year study by George Mason University economists debunked those claims. They determined that "little or none of the money makes its way back to the taxpayers who ...

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  7. What's to blame for slower growth and rising inequality?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    Steven Pearlstein is a Post business and economics writer. He is also Robinson Professor of Public Affairs at George Mason University.

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  8. Technology helps blind students 'see' campus tourRead the original story

    Wednesday | Washington Times

    ... the camera's field of vision. On a recent warm fall morning, Nick , Leo , and Steven took a tour of George Mason University with their father, Ollie Cantos, and the university 's assistant director of admissions, Lauren Wagner. The brothers, who ...

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  9. Walter Williams:Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jewish World Review

    ... economist, commentator, and academic. He is the John M. Olin Distinguished Professor of Economics at George Mason University, as well as a syndicated columnist and author known for his libertarian views.

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  10. Forced Unionism to Protect the Worker Is a Canard, Pure and SimpleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Cybercast News Service

    ... using their "government-granted monopoly power to drive African Americans from the labor force," as George Mason University law professor David Bernstein has put it. In the wake of Steele , the RLA and other federal and state laws that impose union ...

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  11. After U.N. veto, Russia moves against chemical weapons watchdogRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Yahoo!

    ... and without political interference," said Gregory Koblentz, a non-proliferation expert at George Mason University, in the U.S. state of Virginia. "This draft resolution has to be seen as part of a Russian strategy to undermine all international ...

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  12. The Diversity ManiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | LewRockwell.com

    ... that's their problem. Walter E. Williams is the John M. Olin distinguished professor of economics at George Mason University, and a nationally syndicated columnist. To find out more about Walter E. Williams and read features by other Creators ...

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  13. Fallout from Twitter summons reveals widespread CBP violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Federal Computer Week

    ... Bachelor's degree in journalism from Hofstra University and a Master's degree in public policy from George Mason University. He can be contacted at [email protected] , or follow him on Twitter @derekdoestech .

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  14. Enormous Extinct Sea Cow Fossil Found on Russian IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | National Geographic

    ... . "This is the only sea cow that we've ever found that's intact in situ," says Lorelei Crerar , a George Mason University professor who published a paper on sea cows in 2014. "All we've got is just this one record of this animal and that's it." In ...

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  15. [video] @Cloudistics' Public Cloud Benefits | @CloudExpo #API #Serverless #CloudNativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Linux

    ... Steve holds a BS in Computer Science from the University of Richmond, an MS in Computer Science from George Mason University, and is currently completing his MBA at the Florida Institute of Technology. DXWordEXPO , colocated with Cloud Expo will be ...

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  16. Congress keeps IRS spending on a short leashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Federal Computer Week

    ... Bachelor's degree in journalism from Hofstra University and a Master's degree in public policy from George Mason University. He can be contacted at [email protected] , or follow him on Twitter @derekdoestech .

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  17. Trump likely to pick ex-lawmaker (and restaurant franchisee) to head consumer agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Mark Calabria, Vice President Mike Pence 's chief economist, and Todd Zywicki, a law professor at George Mason University who has criticized the bureau in the past. Before joining the Trump White House, Mulvaney, a tea party Republican, represented ...

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  18. Exclusive Pearls of wisdom: A look at oyster bars in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Florida Trend

    ... right decisions for their coastal community. Full story here. [Sponsored report] A new report from George Mason University in Washington shows that Miami-Fort Lauderdale metropolitan area leads the nation both in growth and in numbers of ...

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  19. Library of Congress Rolls Out Free Civics AppsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | Computers in Libraries

    The Library of Congress partnered with education institutions to launch three free web- and mobile-based apps that help K12 students learn about Congress, civic participation, and other government-related topics. According to the press release, the apps are as follows: Eagle Eye Citizen, developed by the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media at George Mason University.

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  20. Tax Reform Fight Shows Why Subsidies Never DieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... their version of the bill. "This is how government grows," says Veronique de Rugy, a researcher at George Mason University's Mercatus Center and a regular Reason columnist. "It concentrates benefits on a few winners, and it spreads the cost on a ...

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