The Second Inauguration of President Barack Obama

Carpe Diem-Seize the Day! By: Janelle L. Awls On , Thursday, January 18, 2001, I had the opportunity to perform at The Presidential Inaugural Opening Celebration for President George W. Bush & Vice President Richard B. Cheney on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on Thursday, January 18, 2001, with the Washington, D.C. Best Friends…

A Look At Cyberbullying

By: Janelle L. Awls The rise of the Internet and social networking sites have changed today’s society. From Facebook to Twitter, there are many ways for young people to keep in touch with friends, classmates and just enjoy a social life without leaving home. However, the rise of the World Wide Web has also opened…

Obama Wins Re-election

Defeating Republican Challenger Mitt Romney By: Janelle L. Awls President Obama succeeded Republican opponent Mitt Romney and was re-elected to a second term as president of the United States of America, despite the fact that it was a very tight race for the White House. Mr. Obama had 303 electoral votes, and Romney had 206…

President Clinton on Welfare Reform at DNC

By: Janelle L. Awls When I was in the eighth grade at Jefferson Junior High School in S.W., Washington, D.C., I was selected out of many students to visit the White House. President Bill Clinton spoke on the South Lawn to young people, during an anti-tobacco campaign. I remember wearing a red t-shirt that said,…

Obama vs. Romney

By: Janelle L. Awls Photo courtsey of Worldviewtonight Political Blog After relocating to Toledo, Ohio from Virginia, I didn’t know I would be coming to the home of the auto industry. While working as a recruiter in the Toledo area, we put so many people to work at many of the Chrysler plants. President Barack…

Is Our Mission Accomplished?

America After the Death of Osama Bin Laden By: Janelle L. Awls On Sunday, May 1st President Obama made an announcement to the nation—Osama Bin Laden, the United States most wanted terrorist was dead. Many Americans would say that our mission has been accomplished when it comes to the “war on terror”, but is that…