Brian McLane

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A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE WAR. WHY DID OBAMA GO TO CONGRESS

August 17th, 2013 · No Comments · Politics

Why did President Barack Obama Go To Congress To Get Authorization for a War in Syria. A US President finally remembered the War Powers Act? In case people forgot, The War Powers Resolution of 1973 (50 U.S.C. 1541-1548)[1] is a federal law intended to check the president’s power to commit the United States to an […]

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WHAT IS THE CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU?

July 15th, 2012 · No Comments · Business, Politics

We’ve been hearing about the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau a lot lately but I’m wondering if it’s really doing anything. Recently I blogged about the 2 Billion dollar loss that JP Morgan Chase incurred (which now is reported at 4.4 Billion) as a result of continued financial wrong doing on the part of the institution. […]

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THE NEGRO ENSEMBLE COMPANY PRESENTS…..

February 5th, 2012 · No Comments · theater

I worked with a very talented lighting designer on one of my creative projects Europa. His name is Thurston Reyes and I recently received an email from him regarding a new show that he is part of which I would like to pass along to you. During Black History Month, we are afforded the opportunity […]

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