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National Writers Union Does the Fifth

More than 100 novelists, memoirists, journalists, and writers of all genres attended the National Writers Union Fifth Annual Conference February 13 which started with a continental breakfast and a welcome message from NWU New York Co-chairs, Alexandra Faiz and Yusef…

Natalie Lally Reviews Academy Award Nominated SHOK

The friendship of two boys is tested to its limits as they battle for survival during the Kosovo War … 21 Minutes, 6 Seconds Albanian, Serbian English Subtitles UK/Kosovo Co-Production Writer/Director: Jamie Donoughue Producers: Howard Dawson, Harvey Ascott, Eshref Durmishi…

Natalie Lally Film Review: NAZ AND MAALIK

By Natalie Lally WORD Senior Correspondent 86 minutes 2015 English Director: Jay Dockendorf Producers: Margaret Katcher, Jacob Albert Starring Kerwin Johnson Jr., Curtiss Cook Jr. A powerful film about the on-going effects of racial profiling of the Muslims, NAZ AND…

Protecting Students From Ineffective Career College Programs

By U.S. Department of Education/WORD Staff on Jun 06, 2011 Obama Administration Announces New Steps to Protection :: Gives Programs Chance to Improve While Holding Them AccountableThe Obama Administration released final regulations June 2 requiring career college programs to better…

Afghanistan: Remarks by the President

By Office of the Press Secretary, The White Houses on Jun 22, 2011 Transcript: Remarks of President Barack Obama – As Prepared for Delivery :: On the Way Forward in Afghanistan Washington, D.C. June 22, 2011 As Prepared for Delivery…

Emily Mottahedeh

By Emily Mottahedeh on Jun 11, 2011 WORD staff in advanced writing classes can be required to write about their MTA – Metropolitan Transportation Authority – commutes. Most are straphangers. :: I spend too much time on the subway. September…

Alina Konon

By Alina Konon on Jun 12, 2011 WORD staff in advanced writing classes can be required to write about their MTA – Metropolitan Transportation Authority – commutes. Most are straphangers. :: I moved to Washington Heights from Forest Hills on…