April 20th, 2011

News

a little catching up

TUESDAY NEWSDAY:
* As the economy sinks and more people need financial assistance, there's less help to give.
* The Gulf oil spill, one year later.
* The UAE, another American ally, chooses crackdowns over democracy.
* Colleges told to do more to prevent sexual assaults.
* The Supreme Court is ok with your taxes paying for religious schools.
* Chipping away at free speech while no one is watching.
* A high school student stands up to fight back against creationism in the classroom.
* Nice: 75 abandoned theaters in America.
* Famed former governor William Donald Schaefer passed away.
* Actress Elisabeth Sladen, who starred as Sarah Jane Smith on Doctor Who, passed away.