Day: February 8, 2013

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Who New! Sweet Brown becomes an overnight sensation and has become a new person with a new look and a new life. What could have been a near death experience actually turned into a life changing event. Talking about perfect timing for someone who has never taken any acting lessons to become a Youtube celebrity with over 5 millions views. It wasn’t long after the Youtube interview that agents were knocking at her door. Before you knew it, she was a guest on the Jimmy Kimmel Live Show. Not only that, Ms. Sweet Brown has made it to the head of the class by surpassing everybody in line to meet Tyler Perry. Yes, she will be partaking in Tyler Perry’s,A Madea Christmas. She has become known for her infamous saying “Ain’t nobody got time for that”. Well, lets just say, Ole Sweets no longer…

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AAUW Dialog

Last week, the Obama administration proposednew regulations for determining which religiously affiliated employers and nonprofit organizations would have to provide no-cost contraceptive coverage in their insurance plans. Under the adjusted policy, churches and other houses of worship are still exempt from having to provide this coverage, and other religious entities (such as charities or universities) would not have to issue plans that directly provide birth control coverage. Employees at those organizations would instead, as the Washington Post put it, receive a “stand-alone, private insurance policy that would provide contraceptive coverage at no cost.”

This decision protects women’s ability to access contraception without co-pay. AAUW is pleased that the administration resisted efforts to exempt for-profit companies from providing this critical health insurance coverage. The decision will lead to real benefits, including fewer unintended pregnancies and a better quality of life for women. If you’d like to learn more about whether…

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