Race to Top education award for Md. has political implications
O’Malley likely to talk about award on campaign trail Word that Maryland will share more than $ 4 billion in federal education grants stirred excitement among school leaders and had another group grinning: Gov. Martin O’Malley’s re-election campaign.
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Cherie Blair | Iran is attempting to decapitate its Bahá’í community
The sham trial of seven Bahá’í leaders is a violation of Iran’s international human rights obligations and the country’s own law When a mother of two can be sentenced to death by stoning on the basis of a disputed confession of adultery and without proper legal representation, there is little reason for faith in the fairness or mercy of Iran’s judicial system. But as in the appalling case of …
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