Daily Archives: May 5, 2010

Bipartisan bill will help Haiti rebuild garment trade

Haiti’s earthquake-shattered economy received a boost from the House of Representatives today with a vote to open the U.S. market to more Haitian clothing and textiles. The Haiti Economic Lift Program Act handily passed in the House and will go before the Senate late today … Continue reading

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Students launch campaign to end “r-word”

Students at the University of St. Thomas – a Catholic diocesan university in St. Paul, Minn. —  launched their own version of a campaign by the Special Olympics to encourage people to stop using the word retarded, or the “r-word.” The student campaign organizers produced … Continue reading

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