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CIMA calls on the UK Government to help small businesses and the self-employed through COVID-19

April 9, 2020 at 10:21 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

– I’m Samantha Louis, the Vice President of International Advocacy. And I’m here to give you a brief update on what the UK government has announced to help your business under self-employed and what the association is doing to help you, our members in this current crisis. The UK government has undertaken a tremendous effort

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“CIMA calls on the UK Government to help small businesses and the self-employed through COVID-19”

Bernie Sanders: Why Wall Street isn’t worried | IN 60 SECONDS

April 6, 2020 at 12:21 pm | Blog | Colt Stanton -

If you think America is ready for a political and economic revolution, you should consider why the rise of Bernie Sanders isn’t freaking out Wall Street. The stock market keeps climbing despite Bernie’s status as a clear front-runner for the Democratic nomination. And given that he’s a self-described Democratic Socialist, many on Wall Street think

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“Bernie Sanders: Why Wall Street isn’t worried | IN 60 SECONDS”

Presidents’ Day: Who was the best president? | IN 60 SECONDS

March 31, 2020 at 1:21 pm | Blog | Colt Stanton -

In 1948, Harvard historian Arthur Schlesinger surveyed academic experts to conduct the first poll on presidential greatness. The group named six great presidents: Lincoln, Washington, FDR, Wilson, Jefferson, and Jackson. Only Lincoln got all 55 votes for the top rank. According to Schlesinger, the great’s had a lot in common. All were identified with a

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“Presidents’ Day: Who was the best president? | IN 60 SECONDS”

New Year’s Eve: The most popular resolutions | IN 60 SECONDS

March 30, 2020 at 8:21 am | Blog | Colt Stanton -

Do you plan to make a New Year’s resolution? Will you make more than one? 38% of Americans will make a resolution, according to a new poll from Ipsos. Of that group, slightly more plan to make multiple resolutions, instead of just one. In the Ipsos poll, of those who plan to make resolutions, money

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“New Year’s Eve: The most popular resolutions | IN 60 SECONDS”

Groupthink is spelling danger for charter schools | IN 60 SECONDS

March 29, 2020 at 6:21 pm | Articles | Colt Stanton -

In 2019, Steven Wilson, founder of the high-performing Ascend charter school network, wrote that efforts to make schools more “equitable” and “inclusive” could wind up morphing into lowered expectations. Wilson wrote that the civil rights community had sometimes erred in allowing rigor to be seen as racist and argued that intellectual joy is good for

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“Groupthink is spelling danger for charter schools | IN 60 SECONDS”

The Senate’s role in impeachment | IN 60 SECONDS

at 4:21 am | Blog | Colt Stanton -

In President Trump’s impeachment trial, senators swore to do impartial justice. How can they keep such an oath? How can partisan senators be impartial? They have to understand two things: what’s on trial and what the Senate was created to be. First, what is on trial? The president, but also the impeachment itself. The Constitution

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“The Senate’s role in impeachment | IN 60 SECONDS”

How To Vote In South Dakota 2020

March 25, 2020 at 8:21 pm | Articles | Colt Stanton -

Hey South Dakota, Before you vote, you’ve gotta be registered. If you’re not sure if you’re registered already, You can check using the link in the description. If you’re not registered yet, or you’ve moved or changed your name since the last time you voted, you’ll need to fill out a registration form. To register

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“How To Vote In South Dakota 2020”

The heart and soul of conservatism — with Christopher DeMuth (1996) | THINK TANK

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Ben Wattenberg: Hello. I’m Ben Wattenberg. The battle for the Republican nomination appears to have ended, but a different struggle over the nature of conservatism rages on. Which ideas will flourish in the Republican Party? Which vision might capture the imagination of Americans? Joining us to sort through the conflict and the consensus are Christopher

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“The heart and soul of conservatism — with Christopher DeMuth (1996) | THINK TANK”