Tag Archives : Barack Obama

News

WVFC Special Report: Inside inaugurational Washington


(Editor’s Note: As Inauguration Day approaches it all looks exciting on TV, but how is it for those of us who live in Washington?To give us a glimpse, a special email from a systems analyst and FOW — Friend of WVFC — lets us know below. Her name and employer have been anonymized for perhaps-obvious reasons. — Ed.) My office…
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WVFC Q&A: Deborah Willis on “Obama: The Campaign in Photographs”


On Friday, WVFC readers in Philadelphia (or willing to travel there) can meet noted boomer photographer  Deborah Willis, who will be signing copies of her new book  Obama: The Historic Campaign in Photographs at 5:30 p.m. at the  African-American Museum of Philadelphia (7th and Race Streets). Willis,  Professor of Photography and Imaging at the Tisch School of the Arts, has…
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Money & Careers

Change in the work force – and for all of us.


by Elizabeth Hemmerdinger The road to economic recovery is going to be rocky – and apparently built mostly by men.   Linda R. Hirshman, author of Get to Work: A Manifesto for Women of the World, brings something pretty scary to our attention in last week’s op-ed piece “Where Are the New Jobs for Women?”  “The bulk of the stimulus program…
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