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COMM 1301 (Public Speaking): Current Events & Quick Facts

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Current Events

EDITORIAL/OPINION

FOX NEWS

http://www.foxnews.com/opinion.html

NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO (NPR)

http://www.npr.org/sections/opinion/

The New York Times (newspaper)

http://www.nytimes.com/pages/opinion/index.html

NEWS             

The Daily Beast

Cheat Sheets: A speedy, smart summary of news and must-reads from across the Web, and the latest original stories on politics, entertainment, and more from The Daily Beast. Delivered weekday mornings and afternoons.

http://www.thedailybeast.com/cheat-sheets.html

FiveThirtyEight

Nate Silver's FiveThirtyEight uses statistical analysis — hard numbers — to tell compelling stories about politics, sports, science, economics and lifestyle.

http://fivethirtyeight.com/

FOX NEWS

Breaking News, Latest News and Current News

http://www.foxnews.com/

NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO (NPR)

News: U.S. and World News Headlines.

http://www.npr.org/sections/news/

Reveal News - The Center for Investigative Reporting

The mission of The Center for Investigative Reporting is to engage and empower the public through investigative journalism and groundbreaking storytelling in order to spark action, improve lives and protect our democracy.

https://www.revealnews.org/

Publicintegrity.org

The Center for Public Integrity was founded in 1989 by Charles Lewis. We are one of the country's oldest and largest nonpartisan, nonprofit investigative news organizations. Our mission: To serve democracy by revealing abuses of power, corruption and betrayal of public trust by powerful public and private institutions, using the tools of investigative journalism.

http://www.publicintegrity.org/

Propublica

ProPublica is an independent, non-profit newsroom that produces investigative journalism in the public interest. Our work focuses exclusively on truly important stories, stories with “moral force.” We do this by producing journalism that shines a light on exploitation of the weak by the strong and on the failures of those with power to vindicate the trust placed in them.

https://www.propublica.org/

Times Topics/ Each topic page collects all the news, reference and archival information, photos, graphics, audio and video files published on various topics ranging from A to Z. This treasure trove is available without charge on articles going back to 1981.

http://www.nytimes.com/pages/topics/

Vox

Vox is a general interest news site for the 21st century. Its mission is simple: Explain the news. http://www.vox.com/

Media News:

Jim Romensko .com

News, commentary and links about journalism and media.

http://jimromenesko.com/ 

Mediagazer

Mediagazer presents the day's must-read media news on a single page. The media business is in tumult: from the production side to the distribution side, new technologies are upending the industry. Keeping up with these changes is time-consuming, as essential media coverage is scattered across numerous web sites at any given moment. Mediagazer simplifies this task by organizing the key coverage in one place. We've combined sophisticated automated aggregation technologies with direct editorial input from knowledgeable human editors to present the one indispensable narrative of an industry in transition.

http://www.mediagazer.com/

 PEOPLE IN THE NEWS

 (InfoPlease website) http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0908502.html

 

Last updated on 7/8/2015 by Adrian Morales.
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FAST FACTS, A - M

FAST FACTS, A- M

Description: A topical index.

(This is a growing index/list. You can also consult an encyclopedia for general facts on various topics, or an almanac for yearly statistical data.)

A

ABORTION

USA ABORTION NUMBERS

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Reproductive Health (see Abortion section)

http://www.cdc.gov/Reproductivehealth/Data_Stats/index.htm

ANIMALS

ANIMAL CRUELTY LAWS

1) TEX PE. CODE ANN. § 42.09 : Texas Statutes - Section 42.09: CRUELTY TO LIVESTOCK ANIMALS. (2015). Thomson Reuters. [Website]. Retrieved from:  http://codes.lp.findlaw.com/txstatutes/PE/9/42/42.09#sthash.ecNrjKkF.dpuf

2) TITLE 10: TREATMENT AND DISPOSITION OF ANIMALS. (1989). Texas Health and Safety Code. DEFINITIONS: CRUELTY. Retrieved from http://www.statutes.legis.state.tx.us/Docs/HS/htm/HS.821.htm

ANIMAL “RIGHTS”/ADVOCACY

Animal Concerns of Texas

KTEP radio, UTEP

Quote: "offer a unique program that focuses on animals, and related issues such as vegetarianism and the environment."

Website: http://ktep.org/programs/act-radio

American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (PETA).

Pet Statistics. (2015).

[Website]. Retrieved from http://www.aspca.org/about-us/faq/pet-statistics

The Humane Society of the United States

Animal Cruelty Facts and Statistics. (2015).

http://www.humanesociety.org/issues/abuse_neglect/facts/animal_cruelty_facts_statistics.html

ANIMAL EUTHANASIA

Animal Shelter Euthanasia. (2013). American Humane Association. [Website]. Retrieved from http://www.americanhumane.org/animals/stop-animal-abuse/fact-sheets/animal-shelter-euthanasia.html

APA CITATION STYLE

Purdue OWL: APA Formatting and Style Guide

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/

B

BIRTHS (and DEATHS) in Real time:

-Visualizing U.S. Births and Deaths in Real-Time (Beta)https://2f5553c27b4a1eaa4c181720e143fb92b5c72544.googledrive.com/host/0B2GQktu-wcTiZlAyTTFEaFVuOUk/

- Worldmeters (Running counters on: World Population/Government Economics/Society and Media/ Environment/ Food/ Water/ Energy/ Health)

http://www.worldometers.info/

-World Births and Deaths, Simulated in Real-Time (Beta)

http://worldbirthsanddeaths.com/

BIOGRAPHY

Biography:

http://www.biography.com/

BUSINESS
 

EDGAR, the Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system

http://www.sec.gov/edgar.shtml

C         

CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT (USA)

American Civil Rights Movement - TIMELINE

CivilRights.org, is a project of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights & The Leadership Conference Education Fund.

http://www.civilrights.org/resources/civilrights101/chronology.html

The African American Civil Rights Movement

The Library of Congress

http://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197396/

African American Civil Rights Movement – TIMELINE

PBS: Public Broadcasting Service

http://www.pbs.org/wnet/aaworld/timeline/civil_01.html

The Chicano Civil Rights Movement

The Library of Congress

http://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197398/

CLIMATE

National Climatic Data Center (The world's largest archive of climate data)

COLONIAS

1. Interactive map with colonias by area. This doesn’t give any demographics, however. ..

Instituto Municipal de Investigación y Planeación

http://www.imip.org.mx/mapa/

2. Demographic Data Juárez City and County (Center for Interdisciplinary Health Research and Evaluation).

Includes information on Hospitals and Clinics.

http://chs.utep.edu/cihre/demographic/juarez_city_and_county_demographics.php

3. Population Cd. Juárez, México: population/ employers/ accessibility, etc.

The BorderPlex Alliance

http://www.borderplexalliance.org/regional-data/ciudad-juarez/market-overview/juarez-population

4. Secretaria de Desarrollo Social (Sedesol)

Municipio de Juárez / Datos demográficos

http://www.microrregiones.gob.mx/catloc/LocdeMun.aspx?tipo=clave&campo=loc&ent=08&mun=037

http://www.microrregiones.gob.mx/catloc/Default.aspx?tipo=clave&campo=mun&valor=08

5. I found this article which says that Juarez needs 30 fire stations, and only has ten currently:

http://radiza.com.mx/juarez/noticia.individual.php?id=75753

 “La norma oficial internacional de cuerpos de rescate señala que por ciudad deben de existir al menos una estación por cada 100 mil habitantes, mientras que por elementos de bomberos debe de haber uno por cada mil habitantes..”

6. Servicios educativos del estado de chihuahua Ciudad Juárez

http://seech.gob.mx/np/default.php

Note: It seems that this website has education-related statistics, however, their links are not currently working.

COLLEGE

(Also see EDUCATION)

College Vs. No College

Forbes magazine

http://www.forbes.com/2003/07/28/cx_dd_0728mondaymatch.html

U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences National Center for Education Statistics.

Fast Facts: Income of young adults

https://nces.ed.gov/fastfacts/display.asp?id=77

Federal Student Aid: An Office of the U.S. Department of Education.

Why go to college?

Link: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/prepare-for-college/accessible

The College Board (is a mission-driven not-for-profit organization that connects students to college success and opportunity.)

Video Gallery

https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/get-started/video-gallery

 

CONSUMERS

Consumer Complaints

Better Business Bureau

Consumer Complaint Database

Consumer Expenditure Survey

Consumer Spending

 

CRIME

Criminal Justice- The Sunlight Foundation is amassing a huge inventory of all criminal- justice datasets from the federal government and states (26 so far).  

http://sunlightfoundation.com/criminaljustice/

Crime statistics (FBI)

https://www.fbi.gov/stats-services/crimestats/

Bureau of Justice Crime Statistics

http://www.bjs.gov/

Law Enforcement, Courts, & Prisons: Crimes and Crime Rates (US Census Bureau)

http://www.census.gov/compendia/statab/cats/law_enforcement_courts_prisons/crimes_and_crime_rates.html

El Paso (FBI)

https://www.fbi.gov/elpaso

El Paso (City Government website)

http://www.elpasotexas.gov/police-department

El Paso Crime Map (RAIDS Online: Regional Analysis and Information Sharing)

http://www.raidsonline.com/?address=El%20Paso%2CTX

Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (UTEP, 2015 report)

Recent Arrests Mug Shots- El Paso

https://www.elpasotexas.gov/police-department/news-room/mug-shot-photos

Quick Facts- Crime/Drugs/Immigration/Offender Groups/Economic Crime

U.S. Sentencing Commission

http://www.ussc.gov/research-and-publications/quick-facts

D

DEATHS

- Celebrity Deaths: (TMZ) http://www.tmz.com/category/r-i-p/

- Notable Deaths (The New York Times) http://www.nytimes.com/pages/obituaries/index.html

- Iraq and Afghanistan  Service members (The New York Times) http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/us/faces-of-the-dead.html#/copes_gregory_t

DRUGS

Effects of Drug Abuse:

Link: http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugfacts/comorbidity-addiction-other-mental-disorders

Illegal Drug Use in the USA

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/drug-use-illegal.htm

Fact Sheet (various)

U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)/ United States Department of Justice

http://www.dea.gov/resource-center/statistics.shtml

Prescription Drug Abuse

Link: http://www.webmd.com/mental-health/addiction/abuse-of-prescription-drugs

Prescription Drugs & Cold Medicines Abuse:

Link: http://www.drugabuse.gov/drugs-abuse/prescription-drugs-cold-medicines

DRUG LAWS IN OTHER COUNTRIES

For general information, do an individual search by country in the “Learn About Your Destination” tool of the U.S. Passports & International Travel website. Look under the “Local Laws & Special Circumstances” section.

Link: http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/english/country.html

DEMOGRAPHICS
 

EL Paso

U.S. Census Bureau

http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/48/48141.html

UNITED STATES of AMERICA/USA

U.S. Census Bureau

http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/00000.html

E

ECONOMY

WORLD COUNTRY COMPARISON: GDP (PURCHASING POWER PARITY)

Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)

https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/rankorder/2001rank.html

Hispanic Market & Its Buying Power

Greater Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

http://www.gahcc.org/Hispanic-Buying-Power.861.0.html

EDUCATION

U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences National Center for Education Statistics

The World of Statistics

https://nces.ed.gov/fastfacts/

U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences National Center for Education Statistics.

Fast Facts: Income of young adults

https://nces.ed.gov/fastfacts/display.asp?id=77

U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences National Center for Education Statistics.

Fast Facts: What are the most popular majors for postsecondary students?

 https://nces.ed.gov/fastfacts/display.asp?id=37

College Statistics (like demographics, retention and graduation rates)

U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences National Center for Education Statistics

https://nces.ed.gov/globallocator/

U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences National Center for Education Statistics The World of Statistics

The Condition of Education 2015

https://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2015144

EL PASO

El Paso County, Texas (Demographics)

U.S. Census Bureau

http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/48/48141.html

ENERGY

ENERGY CONSUMPTION BY STATE/U.S. AVERAGE

U.S. Department of Energy

How Much Energy do You Use? (Interactive tool)

http://energy.gov/maps/how-much-do-you-consume-0

ENERGY EXPERNDITURE ($) BY STATE/U.S. AVERAGE

U.S. Department of Energy                                      

How much do you spend? (Interactive tool)

http://energy.gov/maps/how-much-do-you-spend-energy

F

FRACKING

1. For a film on this subject, try “Gasland.” It’s the movie where the guy sets his tap water on fire. Here’s an article link to a story about it:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/06/21/gasland-documentary-shows_n_619840.html

2.For an explanation, with visuals, of the Hydraulic Process, try an organization website:

(FracFocus) is managed by the Ground Water Protection Council and Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission.

https://fracfocus.org/hydraulic-fracturing-how-it-works/hydraulic-fracturing-process

3.Or a government website;

United States Environmental Protection Agency

The Process of Hydraulic Fracturing

http://www2.epa.gov/hydraulicfracturing/process-hydraulic-fracturingTop of Form

Bottom of Form

Top of Form

Bottom of Form

G

H

HEALTH ISSUES/MEDICINE

WebMD

http://www.webmd.com/

HYDRAULIC FRACKING  (see FRACKING)

I

ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION

Illegal immigration

The Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)

http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/orr

Illegal immigration

Pew Research Center (is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world)

http://www.pewglobal.org/search/illegal+immigration/?site=pewglobal

ICE Immigration Removals Report

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

http://www.ice.gov/removal-statistics

Immigration Statistics

The Department of Homeland Security

http://www.dhs.gov/immigration-statistics

Estimates of the Unauthorized Immigrant Population Residing in the United States (and other various reports)

The Department of Homeland Security

http://www.dhs.gov/immigration-statistics-publications

INJURIES AND DEATHS

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services/CDC/National Center for Health Statistics

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/injury.htm   

J

JAIL

Prisoner Population Statistics

Federal Bureau of Prisons

http://www.bop.gov/about/statistics/

JUAREZ

Enciclopedia de los Municipios y Delegaciones de Mexico. (INAFED Instituto para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal.)  (Provides history of Chihuahua, by geographic area)

Personajes ilustres (Notable personages)

Menonites (See letter M section)

 

K
L
LAW

U.S. Congress- Bills and Resolutions

https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/

U.S. Congress- Pending Bills in Congress

https://www.opencongress.org/bill/pending

Recently Updated Bills (New York Times)

http://politics.nytimes.com/congress/bills/114/recent/all

Find your senator/congressman

http://www.capitol.state.tx.us/

Texas legislature

http://www.capitol.state.tx.us/MnuSearch.aspx

M

MEXICANS

                                         

Mexican-Americans, quick facts

U.S. Department of Commerce/U.S. Census Bureau

https://www.census.gov/newsroom/releases/archives/facts_for_features_special_editions/cb12-ff19.html

Health of Mexican American Population

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/mexican-health.htm

Mexico’s Economy

The World Bank

http://data.worldbank.org/country/mexico

Mexican economic power (see Hispanic Market & Its Buying Power, under Economy section)

LAST UPDATED: 9/15/2016 by Adrian Morales

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FAST FACTS, N- Z

FAST FACTS, N-Z

Description: A topical index.

(This is a growing index/list. You can also consult an encyclopedia for general facts on various topics, or an almanac for yearly statistical data.)

 

N

NAFTA (The North American Free Trade Agreement) / (Spanish: Tratado de Libre Comercio de América del Norte, (TLCAN)

1.U.S.  Customs and Border Protection

North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)

http://www.cbp.gov/trade/nafta

 

2.Export.gov

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)

http://www.export.gov/index.asp

 

3. now .org (This site is jointly produced by the governments of Canada, the United States, and Mexico)

NAFTA Fast Facts

http://www.naftanow.org/facts/default_en.asp

 

4. U.S. Department of State

U.S. Embassy—Mexico City, Agricultural Trade Factsheet

http://photos.state.gov/libraries/mexico/310329/april2014/2014_01_Agricultural-Trade.pdf

 

5. U.S. Department of State

U.S.-Mexico: Trade and Investment at a Glance/Fact Sheet (2010)

http://www.state.gov/r/pa/prs/ps/2010/05/142020.htm

 

 

6. The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR)

North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) facts

https://ustr.gov/trade-agreements/free-trade-agreements/north-american-free-trade-agreement-nafta

 

7. CIA Worldfactbook

https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/mx.html

 

NATIONAL DEBT

 

U.S. Department of the Treasury

What is the National Debt? http://www.treasury.gov/resource-center/faqs/Markets/Pages/national-debt.aspx

 

National Debt Counter

U.S. Department of the Treasury, Bureau of the Fiscal Servicehttp://www.treasurydirect.gov/NP/debt/current

 

NATURAL EVENTS AND DISASTERS

Natural Events and Disasters

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

http://www.ready.gov/natural-disasters

 

 

NUCLEAR ENERGY

 

Nuclear Energy in America

Nuclear Energy Institute

http://www.nei.org/Master-Document-Folder/Backgrounders/Fact-Sheets/Quick-Facts-Nuclear-Energy-in-America

 

 

O

ORGAN DONATION

 

National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine

Religious aspects of organ transplantation.

Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18555116

 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

The Need Is Real: Data

Link: http://www.organdonor.gov/about/data.html

 


P

 

PEOPLE

 

PEOPLE OF THE USA (see D/Demographics section, USA)

 

PROSTITUTION & HUMAN TRAFFICKING

 

Child prostitution

U.S. Department of Justice

http://www.justice.gov/criminal-ceos/prostitution-children

 

Human Trafficking

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is responsible for investigating human trafficking, arresting traffickers and protecting victims.

http://www.dhs.gov/topic/human-trafficking

 

Human Trafficking

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

https://www.fbi.gov/about-us/investigate/civilrights/human_trafficking

 

Human Trafficking

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

http://www.ice.gov/human-trafficking

 

Human Trafficking and Smuggling Fact Sheet

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

http://www.ice.gov/factsheets/human-trafficking

 

 

POPULATION, WORLD

 

United Nations Population Division (UNPD):

 

1. Population Trends (data and report-generating tools)

http://www.un.org/en/development/desa/population/theme/trends/index.shtml

2. World Population Prospects by country:

http://esa.un.org/unpd/wpp/unpp/panel_population.htm

PREGNANCY

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Reproductive Health

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/births.htm

 

Q
R

 

REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Reproductive Health

http://www.cdc.gov/Reproductivehealth/Data_Stats/index.htm
S

SEGREGATION

 

The Segregation Era (1900–1939)

The Library of Congress

http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/civil-rights-act/segregation-era.html

 

SPORTS

 

Women in sports (see W section)

 

 

SUICIDE             

 

ASSISTED SUICIDE

1) CNN

Physician-Assisted Suicide Fast Facts

http://www.cnn.com/2014/11/26/us/physician-assisted-suicide-fast-facts/

 

2) [Advocate group Website]

Death with Dignity National Center.

2015. Chronology of Assisted Dying http://www.deathwithdignity.org/historyfacts/chronology

 

SOLDIER SUICIDE

 

Department of Defense

2013 Suicide Event Report

Link: http://t2health.dcoe.mil/sites/default/files/DoDSER-2013-Jan-13-2015-Final.pdf

 

For veteran suicides, try:

 

Veterans Affair

2012 Suicide Data Report

http://www.va.gov/opa/docs/Suicide-Data-Report-2012-final.pdf

 

SUICIDE- QUICK FACTS

 

National Suicide Statistics At A Glance

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

http://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/suicide/statistics/aag.html

 

T

 

TEEN PREGNANCY

 

1) Teen pregnancy in Texas: 2005 to 2015.

 National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19067136

 

2) About Teen Pregnancy (2015)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

http://www.cdc.gov/teenpregnancy/about/index.htm

 

3) Trends in Teen Pregnancy and Childbearing

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

http://www.hhs.gov/ash/oah/adolescent-health-topics/reproductive-health/teen-pregnancy/trends.html

 

 

 

TERRORISM

 

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

Fast Facts        

https://www.fbi.gov/about-us/investigate/terrorism

 

TRAFFIC

 

DATA (FATALITIES, etc.)

U.S. Department of Transportation - National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

http://www.nhtsa.gov/NCSA

 

TRAFFIC SAFETY FACT SHEETS

U.S. Department of Transportation - National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

http://www-nrd.nhtsa.dot.gov/CATS/listpublications.aspx?Id=A&ShowBy=DocType

 

TRAFFIC CONGESTION

 

1.Describing the Congestion Problem

U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration

http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/congestion/describing_problem.htm

 

2.CAUSES OF CONGESTION

United States Department of Transportation - Federal Highway Administration

http://www.ops.fhwa.dot.gov/congestion_report/chapter2.htm

 


U

UTEP fast facts

UTEP, Crime at (See letter C, Crime section)

UV RAYS

 

Fast Facts: Protecting Yourself from Sun Exposure

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/ National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2010-116/

 

The Electromagnetic Spectrum

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

http://science.hq.nasa.gov/kids/imagers/ems/uv.html

 


V
W

WORLD WIDE WEB

 

Usage Statistics

The International Telecommunications Union (is the United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies): http://www.itu.int/en/ITU-D/Statistics/Pages/stat/default.aspx

 

World Wide Web Index- Data

http://thewebindex.org/

 

 

The Web and Rising Global Inequality.

World Wide Web Foundation.

http://thewebindex.org/report/#8._credits_and_acknowledgements

 

 

 

WOMEN IN SPORTS

 

Women’s Sports Foundation.

What is Title IX?

Link: http://www.womenssportsfoundation.org/home/advocate/title-ix-and-issues 

Quote: Title IX is a short and simple federal law: “No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any educational program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance."

  

Women’s Sports Foundation.

Title IX Legislative Chronology

Link: http://www.womenssportsfoundation.org/home/advocate/title-ix-and-issues/history-of-title-ix/history-of-title-ix

 

National Women's Law Center

Description: Lots of Info on women in sports and gender equality.

Link: http://www.nwlc.org/our-issues/education-%2526-title-ix/athletics

 

National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Description: Lots of Info on women in sports and gender equality.

Link: http://www.ncaa.org/about/resources/inclusion/title-ix-frequently-asked-questions

 

 Timeline: A Brief History of Women's Team Sports in America

http://www.pbs.org/pov/trueheartedvixens/timeline.php

 

WORLD POPULATION (See P/“POPULATION”)


X
Y
Z

ZIKA

Zombie Preparedness

 

LAST UPDATED: 9/15/2016 by Adrian Morales

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