Tag: Barack Obama

November Is National Adoption Month!

Right now there are approximately 130,000 kids in foster care programs throughout the United States. These children are hoping to find a place they can call home, and people to call family. Adults all over the country are attempting to expand their families by adopting a young person from a foster home. The process can Read More…

A Nobel Peace Prize … For Future Efforts?

Barack Obama was awarded the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize for his “extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples.” The announcement was greeted with mixed reactions; some argued that the President has done nothing to earn this prestigious honor, and others felt that he was the most deserving candidate. The selection of Obama Read More…

Social Networks in the News: Facebook Grows & Obama Gets Tweeted

There are dozens of Social Networks available to people all over the world, and two of the most popular are making big news … again. Facebook is in the spotlight for its impressive growth, and Twitter for a message that only had a short lifespan. Facebook has more registered users than some countries have people. Read More…