Morals are sometimes difficult to evaluate unless you consider perspective and culture. I know that sounds pretty odd considering that most people think of “Right and Wrong” as being “Black and White”, but true morality has gray areas that don fit nicely into box A or box B. There is an option C which may or may not be valid, but that extra choice still exists.
Lockhart, the NFL’s executive vice president of communications and public affairs, said earlier Thursday that some teams are looking at what the Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals did Monday night as a possible model of how to handle this going forward. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones joined arms with his team’s players and coaches and took a knee before the anthem, then stood for the anthem. Lockhart said that concern is “very much part of the conversation” that is ongoing between the league, owners and players.
The danger lies in the fact that the height of a sport utility vehicle makes the point of impact at a pedestrian’s upper body or head rather than the knees. Additionally, if a car hits a pedestrian or a cyclist, they can be thrown onto the hood of the car, which is relatively soft; an SUV is too tall for this to happen. An SUV’s size also limits the driver’s visibility of the area surrounding the vehicle, especially the back.
Birgeneau’s decision came one day after International Monetary Fund managing director Christine Lagarde cancelled her May 18 appearance at Smith College, citing anti IMF protests from faculty and students. On May 3, former National Security Adviser Condoleezza Rice pulled the plug on her commencement speech at Rutgers University after student demonstrators protested against her role in the Iraq War in 2003. Earlier this spring, students and faculty at Brandeis University forced the administration to withdraw plans to award an honorary degree to Somalia born women’s rights activist Ayaan Hirsa Ali because of her controversial remarks about Islam and its treatment of women..
There was, however, at least one major change in the more recent legislation. The September bill only delayed the Volcker Rule provision on CLOs through July 2017. Thanks to a previous extension by the Fed, it essentially served to expand the number of CLOs that banks could continue holding.
She always shares her wise advice about all issues pertaining to young kids. One of the most fun activities she does with her classes is make play dough. She says the kids take such pride in making what they play with and I found that very in line with my own philosophy about kids taking part in helping make their own meals..