Expanding Contract Engagements

Welcome procurement management professionals and all socioeconomic development enthusiasts. Your visit to this particular web site provides freely shared expert information pursuant to supplier inclusion processes to advance small business activity. Commonly employed ‘Good Faith Efforts’ and ‘Best Practices’ by most major buying organizations have tendencies to overlook the essential purpose for having small business outsourcing plans. Consequently, positive outcomes on our domestic economic landscape remains bleak for upcoming black and Native American entrepreneurs, showing limited growth needed to expand jobs for all Americans. Continue reading

Reciting the Pledge of Allegiance

9/4/13, BOSTON — A family asked Massachusetts’ highest court Wednesday to ban the daily practice of reciting the Pledge of Allegiance in public schools, arguing that the words “under God” in the pledge discriminate against atheists.

In arguments before the Supreme Judicial Court, a lawyer for an atheist Acton couple who sued on behalf of their three children argued that the reference to God suggests that “good patriots are God believers” and nonbelievers are less patriotic or unpatriotic. Continue reading