House Republicans Working to Stop Human Trafficking – Expected to Pass Several Measures to Boost Resources, Support and Protection

House Republicans – Speaker of the House David Boehner Posted by Matt Wolking May 20, 2014 In recent weeks, people around the world have been outraged and dismayed by the kidnapping of hundreds of girls by a terrorist group in Nigeria, Africa. Boko Haram has threatened to sell the girls into slavery. These crimes are…

Late-19th-Century Vice Map Names and Shames Saloons and Brothels Around the White House

Slate by Rebecca Onion The Vault is Slate‘s history blog. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @slatevault, and find us on Tumblr. Find out more about what this space is all about here. This indignant map exposes the seamy underbelly of 1890s Washington, D.C., naming and locating “saloons” and “bawdy-houses” in the so-called Murder Bay neighborhood, located east of…

THE THIEVES: Middle Class Falls on Hard Times as Country’s Wealthiest Flourish – The Rich Stole Our #1

NEW YORK POST By Carl Campanile and Leonard Greene April 23, 2014 | 1:59am Photo: Shutterstock America’s vaunted middle class, once the most affluent in the world, has fallen on hard times. While the nation’s wealthiest residents are still worth more than their global counterparts, the middle class has lost its place at the top…

NWO CULT: Masturbating in Coffins & Other Bizarre Rituals of Über Elite

Films for Action Posted by Abby M on Feb. 28, 2014 Abby Martin goes over the strange rituals of secret societies, remarking on the Yale fraternity ‘Skull & Bones’ calling out the surreptitious behavior of two the society’s most famous members including George W Bush and John Kerry. LIKE Breaking the Set @ http://fb.me/BreakingTheSet FOLLOW…

U.S. CEO Turnover Reaches Highest Level Since ’08 – Will the Changes Be Good or Bad for America’s Future?

Bloomberg by Jeff Green & Carol Hymowitz – Nov 26, 2013 12:01 AM ET http://player.ooyala.com/player.js?embedCode=plY3VwaDrMCZkQAPTHfi_DZ58uNbAqTP&playerBrandingId=8a7a9c84ac2f4e8398ebe50c07eb2f9d&width=620&deepLinkEmbedCode=plY3VwaDrMCZkQAPTHfi_DZ58uNbAqTP&height=349&thruParam_bloomberg-ui%5BpopOutButtonVisible%5D=FALSE Harrison, Schick, Melich Own Words on Wal-Mart CEO U.S. corporations are switching chief executive officers at the fastest pace in five years as companies from Wal-Mart Stores Inc. to Microsoft Corp. grapple with shifting customer tastes, competition from Doug McMillon,…