updated Sun. September 11, 2022
Fastener + Fixing Magazine
February 1, 2018
... the stores, distributors and end user industries (including the building sector, automakers, auto parts, furniture and machines industries) – started 2017 with a little bit of hope, but remained burdened by so much mistrust and insecurity about the scenarios of 'economy + politics' and 'economy x politics'.
January 25, 2018
WOMEN are not being recognised enough in the Australia Day honours, according to one of this year's recipients, former Democrats Senator Meg Lees. Former Democrats Senator Meg Lees has this year been honoured with an AO — an officer in the general division of the Order of Australia — for herÃâÃÂ ...
January 8, 2018
Politics is a high-stakes, winner-takes-all game with irresistible appeal to a certain kind of low-quality human being. There are typically only two viable candidates in any national race, and voters have a lot invested in the idea that bad things will happen if their guy loses. That means that if their guy turns outÃâÃÂ ...
December 20, 2017
Anybody who's read the book knows that the quote West cites arrives in an essay titled “The Legacy of Malcolm X,” which probes the ways in which Malcolm X's politics were intertwined with a moral conservatism and the myth of self-making. It is in the context of Malcolm X's image as a self-fashioned andÃâÃÂ ...
November 7, 2017
Those that were hoping to get their hands on the 4:44 inspired Pumas that made waves back in July may not be getting exactly what they wanted, but Politics and Puma are dishing out the next best thing. In a tribute to Jay-Z and his latest album, Puma is teaming up with Sneaker Politics to release a specialÃâÃÂ ...
New America Media
October 24, 2017
The question isn't that Sen. Dianne Feinstein has been in office too long (a quarter of a century in her current post); is too old (she's 84); or too ineffective (she's been a leading expert on water policy, and sits on the Senate Intelligence and Judiciary committees), or too unpopular (recent polls show her withÃâÃÂ ...
April 6, 2017
New Orlean's love of the Reebok Workout Lo aka the Reebok Soldier is very well documented, so it makes perfect sense that the man who coined the phrase gets his own release of the model. Juvenile has linked up with Sneaker Politics and Humidity to drop his very own colorway--and it is quite theÃâÃÂ ...
February 9, 2017
For Julie Ae Kim, a board member of the New York City chapter of the National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum (NAPAWF*NYC), the Donald Trump presidency has been an "assault on reproductive justice, LGBTQIA equality, and gender equity." To best defend against that assault, Kim believes aÃâÃÂ ...
March 7, 2016
The good news is that there are left-leaning Gen X politicians who seem poised to play a major role over the next decade or so. This includes Cory Booker, former Newark mayor ... For the rest of you, though, a major X politician on the left could be good news, too. Xers have plenty of flaws and some of theÃâÃÂ ...
Sydney Morning Herald
September 8, 2015
The past year saw a generational shift in Australian politics as Gen X politicians won elections in the nation's three biggest states - Daniel Andrews (aged 43) in Victoria, Annastacia Palaszczuk, (aged 46) in Queensland and Mike Baird, (aged 47) in NSW. At the Federal level Treasurer Joe Hockey, LaborÃâÃÂ ...
June 25, 2015
That was the state of affairs inherited by the Gen X politician who became Serbia's newest prime minister. Yet in less than 14 months' time, he has made tough choices, reversed a record deficit of 7 percent GDP of the economy to near-breakeven, and achieved economic growth. Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic, 45,ÃâÃÂ ...
U.S. News & World Report (blog)
March 13, 2014
Paul Ryan, Nikki Haley and President Obama are members of Gen X. Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images. The amount of media attention that has been given to the millennial generation over the last few years astounds me. Ever since two-thirds of those who voted in 2008 between the ages of 18 andÃâÃÂ ...