Wednesday, April 25, 2018


Rep. Jim Jordan For House Speaker.

April 25, 2018 by  
Filed under Money/Business, News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Ohio Republican Rep. Jim Jordan has confirmed that he is looking to run for House speaker when current Speaker Paul Ryan departs at the end of the year. This puts Jordan up alongside the other principal candidates, current Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., whom Ryan has endorsed as his successor, and Majority Whip Steve […]

Teachers and Guns Kind Of Mix.

April 25, 2018 by  
Filed under Education, News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) What should be done about school shootings? After the horrible shooting in Parkland, Florida, President Trump suggested that some teachers carry guns. “We need to let people know, you come in to our schools – you’re gonna be dead.” Anti-gun activists were horrified. But they probably didn’t know that many teachers have brought guns […]

Educational Fraud: Kindergarten – College.

April 24, 2018 by  
Filed under Education, News, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Earlier this month, the 2017 National Assessment of Educational Progress, aka The Nation’s Report Card, was released. It’s not a pretty story. Only 37 percent of 12th-graders tested proficient or better in reading, and only 25 percent did so in math. Among black students, only 17 percent tested proficient or better in reading, and […]

Fifty Years After The Fair Housing Act, America Has A Long Way To Go Toward Ending Segregation.

April 24, 2018 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) “The housing problem is particularly acute in the minority ghettos. Nearly two-thirds of all non-white families living in the central cities today live in neighborhoods marked with substandard housing and general urban blight. Two major factors are responsible. First: Many ghetto residents simply cannot pay the rent necessary to support decent housing. In Detroit, […]

Things All Great Entrepreneurs Have In Common.

April 24, 2018 by  
Filed under Money/Business, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) So, you want to be a great entrepreneur? Some people are born with an entrepreneurial spirit, but you don’t have to be a natural entrepreneur – you can teach yourself to become one. If you read enough books, watch enough YouTube videos and attend enough seminars, you could become an entrepreneur just like one […]

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