The 40th anniversary of the Civil Service Reform Act a signature accomplishment of President Jimmy Carter fittingly falls during LGBT History Month. When Carter signed the bill into law on Oct. 13, 1978, he hailed the civil service reorganization for putting “merit principles into statute” and, critically, for defining “prohibited personnel practices.” Discrimination in the civil service on the basis of race, creed, sex, national origin, age and disability were prohibited.

The week of November 19 has items of possible interest to residents of district 2 at the , the Task Force on Structure of City Government, the Common Council Executive Committee, the Common Council Update on City’s Performance Excellence Initiative, the Common Council, and the Alcohol License Review Committee. The city meeting agenda items are open for testimony from the public should you be interested in weighing in. I also appreciate hearing from you on any items on which you have a particular interest or concern so please send me an email or give me a call..

Star Trek is a useful point of reference here because the show and its spinoffs span such a large time period. During the TNG era, artificial life forms were not unilaterally presented as threats. Data and his quest to understand humanity and himself more fully are portrayed positively, and contrasted with the actions of other artificial characters, like Data older, and less stable Lore.

Harris, clad in an outfit of purple by Black designer Christopher John Rogers, took the oath of office with her hand on two Bibles. One belonged to civil rights icon Thurgood Marshall, the first Black Supreme Court justice and a fellow Howard University graduate whom Harris, a former prosecutor, saw as a hero. The second belonged to Regina Shelton, a neighbor who was a second mother to Harris and her sister.

Sorry, long post but just so ppl know (if they care!): Not all private. My daughter obtained an IEP at the end of 2nd grade. Due to the positive aspects such as smaller class settings and more 1:1 learning opportunities, we switched her from public to private school at the end of the year.

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One protester had died and over 500 police personnel were injured in the episode of violence. On Saturday, police said that drone cameras were also being used to keep a tight vigil at protest sites. Additionally, personnel were also monitoring content on social media “to keep a watch on those spreading rumours against the force”, PTI reported.