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The TRMR share price looks cheap. I’d buy the stock

first_img Renowned stock-picker Mark Rogers and his analyst team at The Motley Fool UK have named 6 shares that they believe UK investors should consider buying NOW.So if you’re looking for more stock ideas to try and best position your portfolio today, then it might be a good day for you. Because we’re offering a full 33% off your first year of membership to our flagship share-tipping service, backed by our ‘no quibbles’ 30-day subscription fee refund guarantee. Click here to claim your copy of this special investment report — and we’ll tell you the name of this Top Small-Cap Stock… free of charge! Rupert Hargreaves owns no share mentioned. Randi Zuckerberg, a former director of market development and spokeswoman for Facebook and sister to its CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, is a member of The Motley Fool’s board of directors. The Motley Fool UK owns shares of and has recommended Facebook. 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Adventurous investors like you won’t want to miss out on what could be a truly astonishing opportunity…You see, over the past three years, this AIM-listed company has been quietly powering ahead… rewarding its shareholders with generous share price growth thanks to a carefully orchestrated ‘buy and build’ strategy.And with a first-class management team at the helm, a proven, well-executed business model, plus market-leading positions in high-margin, niche products… our analysts believe there’s still plenty more potential growth in the pipeline.Here’s your chance to discover exactly what has got our Motley Fool UK investment team all hot-under-the-collar about this tiny £350+ million enterprise… inside a specially prepared free investment report.But here’s the really exciting part… right now, we believe many UK investors have quite simply never heard of this company before! The high-calibre small-cap stock flying under the City’s radar Simply click below to discover how you can take advantage of this. Image source: Getty Images I would like to receive emails from you about product information and offers from The Fool and its business partners. Each of these emails will provide a link to unsubscribe from future emails. More information about how The Fool collects, stores, and handles personal data is available in its Privacy Statement.center_img The Tremor International (LSE: TRMR) share price has jumped 540% over the past 12 months. While past performance should never guide future potential, I think the stock still looks cheap despite this gain.The TRMR share price outlook Tremor International is a global leader in advertising technologies. Its primary focus is video advertising and it works with some of the world’s largest publishers, brands and advertisers. 5G is here – and shares of this ‘sleeping giant’ could be a great way for you to potentially profit!According to one leading industry firm, the 5G boom could create a global industry worth US$12.3 TRILLION out of thin air…And if you click here we’ll show you something that could be key to unlocking 5G’s full potential…Over the past 12 months, demand for online advertising has boomed, and Tremor has reaped the benefits. In its latest trading update, the firm announced that revenues in its fiscal first-quarter would range $55m-$60m. That is up from $32.1m a year earlier. Programmatic net advertising revenues are expected to grow 84-95% year-on-year. With its top line set to nearly double in the first quarter, management has forecast underlying earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) of $25m-$28m for the period, up from last year’s figure of $0.5m.I think these figures illustrate clearly why the TRMR share price has performed so well over the past year. I also think the group’s growth is only just getting started. Booming marketAccording to estimates, the global online advertising market is projected to grow at a compound annual rate of 21% to nearly $1trn by 2025. The company’s current revenue figures suggest turnover could total $240m for 2021. This implies the group has only a minuscule share of the global online advertising market. With this being the case, I think it could have the potential to double, or even triple, its market share over the next few years. Still, I think it’s unrealistic to claim that Tremor has the potential to double its revenues every year going forward. The company could achieve this goal, but it’s improbable.Instead, I think it’s more reasonable to say the business’s revenues will grow at least in line with the market. That implies annual revenue growth of around 21%.Of course, this is just a projection. Tremor may outperform or underperform these figures. There’s no way of telling.Large risksThe most considerable risk the company faces is competition from larger American rivals. Advertising market giants such as Facebook could quickly overwhelm the business if it wanted to grab its share of a particular market. This is a challenge management is always going to have to deal with, so that’s something I’ll be keeping an eye on going forward.Another risk the company may have to deal with includes potential regulations on the gathering and use of data, which many online advertising businesses rely on to serve ads to the correct customers.Nevertheless, despite these significant risks, based on Tremor’s existing size and the potential for growth over the next few years, I believe its share price looks cheap at current levels. Therefore, I would buy the stock for my portfolio today as a long-term growth investment. Enter Your Email Address Our 6 ‘Best Buys Now’ Shares Rupert Hargreaves | Thursday, 25th March, 2021 | More on: TRMR The TRMR share price looks cheap. I’d buy the stock See all posts by Rupert Hargreaveslast_img read more

Anglican Church of Southern Africa’s e-reader project goes live

first_img Rector Washington, DC Rector Shreveport, LA Posted Mar 3, 2015 Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY Director of Music Morristown, NJ Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL Submit a Press Release TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Rector Knoxville, TN Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Rector Tampa, FL An Evening with Aliya Cycon Playing the Oud: Crossing continents and cultures with the most beautiful instrument you’ve never heard Lancaster, PA (and streaming online) July 3 Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Featured Jobs & Calls Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA Course Director Jerusalem, Israel New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books Africa, Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York [Anglican Church of Southern Africa] The Anglican Church of Southern Africa’s e-reader project has gone live.The project was launched last year to promote electronic learning and academic dialogues throughout the province.It is the project’s intention eventually to give theological students across Africa easier access to online lectures and electronic libraries.With physical libraries being rare, remote and increasingly unaffordable in the African continent, the e-reader project plans to provide access to online theological journals and books to clergy, ordinands and laity.The users of the e-reader program will be able to do the following once the project is rolled out fully:Read key texts integral to their theological education and formation;Research their sermons and other forms of public address;Deepen their awareness of the Christian tradition and contemporary challenges;Access new information;Support the vision, mission and priorities of the ACSA and the Centre for Reflection and Development (CRD); andRaise literacy levels and develop skills for reading critically and creatively.The project is being implemented in collaboration with the College of Transfiguration in Grahamstown and will serve as a major electronic resource for students and clergy involved in academic reading and research.The e-reader project is housed at the Centre for Reflection and Development in Bishopscourt; ordinands, clergy and laity will be allowed to download readings by appointment only.Those interested in exploring the e-reader project, are asked to submit e-mail addresses to Maropeng Moholoa at [email protected] or by calling +27 21 763 1300.The project has been supported by the Compass Rose Society, the Anglican Communion Office, Trinity Church Wall Street, the Motsepe Foundation and The Archbishop Thabo Makgoba Development Trust. 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Win a Free Copy of Ben Cohen’s New Autobiography

first_imgTuesday Aug 25, 2015 Win a Free Copy of Ben Cohen’s New Autobiography Prize Details: This is an inspirational story of passion and pain; of the highs of achieving your goals, and the grief of losing something you can never get back.Most people didn’t know that Ben is clinically deaf. His sixth sense for the game got him through on the pitch, but off it his poor hearing was often taken for arrogance. Fast and powerful on the wing, he was soon the best in the world in his position and a cornerstone of the England team, culminating in the legendary World Cup win in Sydney in 2003.Then, when Ben was 20, his father intervened in a fight in the nightclub where he worked. He was viciously beaten and one month later he died in hospital. Ben was doing an England press conference at the time, and it was down to coach Clive Woodward to deliver the devastating news. But the ordeal was far from over. The inquest lasted five months before the funeral could be held, and it was a year before the family were in court, facing Peter’s assailants.Carry Me Home is the compelling and deeply personal autobiography of a rugby hero.Draw Details: A winner will be randomly chosen by Rugbydump from the emails entered. Entries close: 29 September 2015. Click the “Enter the Draw” button for a chance to win.ADVERTISEMENT Posted By: rugbydump Share Send Thanks Sorry there has been an error Competition Related Articles 182 WEEKS AGO WIN: Rugby Nations 18 mobile game 184 WEEKS AGO WIN: George North signed Wales shirt PLUS… 200 WEEKS AGO WIN the new England 2017-2018 home jersey… From the WebThis Video Will Soon Be Banned. Watch Before It’s DeletedSecrets RevealedUrologists Stunned: Forget the Blue Pill, This “Fixes” Your EDSmart Life ReportsYou Won’t Believe What the World’s Most Beautiful Girl Looks Like TodayNueeyDoctors Stunned: She Removes Her Wrinkles With This Inexpensive TipSmart Life ReportsIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier Living10 Types of Women You Should Never MarryNueeyThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

4 Porches and 4 Skylights House / Ferran Vizoso + Jesús Cardona

first_img Year:  4 Porches and 4 Skylights House / Ferran Vizoso + Jesús Cardona Photographs Area:  145 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Projects 2010 Save this picture!© José Hevia+ 21 Share Architects: Ferran Vizoso, Jesús Cardona Area Area of this architecture project 2010 CopyHouses•Spain “COPY” ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/389660/4-porches-and-4-skylights-house-ferran-vizoso-jesus-cardona Clipboard Photographs:  José HeviaCollaborators:Xosé Domínguez, René GuderTechnical Architects:Juan CardonaConstruction:Inversiones y promociones inmobiliariasRoof Surface:162 m2Interior Surface:106 m2Budget:223.340 €Cost:1.530 €/m2Country:SpainMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© José HeviaRecommended ProductsPorcelain StonewareCeramiche KeopeCeramic Tiles – BackPorcelain StonewareCosentinoSurfaces – Dekton® Chromica CollectionPorcelain StonewareApariciPorcelain Tiles – BuildWoodHESS TIMBERTimber – GLT Hybrid The clients asked for a house that had to be close from the outside but open from the inside. Had to have introverted facades, to maintain the privacy of their adjacent plot, but at the same time generous views towards all its carefully landscaped perimeter. Save this picture!© José Hevia Four triangular porches solved the paradoxical demand due to the “inverted funnel effect” of their walls, a shape able to simultaneously offer wide views from the inside and massive facades from the outside. The solution “dislocated” the geometry of the whole plan and generated very rich visual relations in between the house and the garden. Save this picture!© José HeviaWhen the big sliding doors are open, hided into the walls, the four triangular outdoor areas connect each other and the interior becomes one only great porch, a big shadow in between four intimate “pavilions” (the three bedrooms and the sitting room) with the constant presence of the changing daylight and the garden views. Save this picture!© José HeviaIn the bathrooms, through triangular skylights with mirrors on two of their three sides, the sun light descends causing surprising kaleidoscopic reflections. With all this, the residence becomes a comfortable and protected “interior” not being “in front of” or “by the” nature, but absolutely surrounded by it. Save this picture!Section + PlanProject gallerySee allShow lessDesigners Don’t Get Science (And That’s A Dangerous Thing)ArticlesCanterbury Cathedral Landscape Design CompetitionEvent Share ArchDaily 4 Porches and 4 Skylights House / Ferran Vizoso + Jesús CardonaSave this projectSave4 Porches and 4 Skylights House / Ferran Vizoso + Jesús Cardona Year:  Houses Spain ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/389660/4-porches-and-4-skylights-house-ferran-vizoso-jesus-cardona Clipboard CopyAbout this officeFerran VizosoOfficeFollowJesús CardonaOfficeFollowProductConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesMenorcaSpainPublished on June 20, 2013Cite: “4 Porches and 4 Skylights House / Ferran Vizoso + Jesús Cardona” [Casa 4 Porches y 4 Lucernarios / Ferran Vizoso + Jesús Cardona] 20 Jun 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Read commentsBrowse the CatalogMetal PanelsAurubisCopper Surface: Nordic DécorGlassMitrexSolar PanelsPanels / Prefabricated AssembliesTechnowoodPanel Façade SystemSealantsAGROB BUCHTALHow To Benefit From Ceramic Tiles With Hytect SurfaceSignage / Display SystemsGoppionDisplay Case – Q-ClassFacade SystemsTrimoTrimoterm FTV in the BASE – Backing wallSkylightsVELUX CommercialModular Skylight Ridgelight in Office BuildingDoorsVEKAFront Doors – SOFTLINECurtain WallsRabel Aluminium SystemsMinimal Curtain Wall – Rabel 35000 Slim Super ThermalResidential ApplicationsULMA Architectural SolutionsVentilated Facades on Building in PamplonaDoorsLibartVertical Retracting Doors – Panora ViewAccessories / TV MountsYellow Goat DesignScreens – BlossomMore products »Read commentsSave世界上最受欢迎的建筑网站现已推出你的母语版本!想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream “COPY”last_img read more

GAIN to help charities secure Gift Aid on auctions

first_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 14 June 2005 | News Charities who wish GAIN to recover Gift Aid on auctions sign a contract with GAIN appointing it as the Gift Aid co-ordinator for the fundraising event. The company then works with the charity’s event organisers to ensure that the event is managed and run in a manner which ensures that the maximum Gift Aid is collected on the auction. Their services include the provision of the Gift Aid declaration in the correct format, recording and collection of this completed document from the supporters, liaison with the auctioneer/MC to ensure that the auction is conducted according to Inland Revenue requirements and that appropriate announcements are made to the bidders, and provision of a statement of account or invoice (Auction Sale Confirmation) to the bidder detailing his/her bid.GAIN acts as the nominee for processing the Gift Aid claim, so it will handle the submission and acceptance of the R68 and R68(2000) forms.The company only charges on a success or no-win no-fee basis: where it has secured Gift Aid income it charges 25% of the additional Gift Aid recovered, which equates to 5.5% of the total gross donation. There is also a fixed setup charge of £150.00, which is independent of the Gift Aid recovered. Normally the rules of Gift Aid do not allow income from auctions to qualify, but Gift Aid recovery specialists GAIN have established an Inland Revenue-approved method of claiming Gift Aid on auctions.GAIN, the Gift Aid Recovery and Consultancy arm of ChariTax Limited, has negotiated a special arrangement with Inland Revenue whereby a charity can benefit from Gift Aid at an auction. Of course, for Inland Revenue to allow this payment they need to be sure that the operation stays within the rules of Gift Aid. So GAIN is promoting its services to help charities achieve this.“We can guarantee complete compliance with the procedures and regulations as agreed with Inland Revenue as well as maintaining a complete record of all stages of the transaction” said GAIN’s Barry Gower. “Because of our relationship with Inland Revenue we have been able to structure this arrangement to achieve the dual objectives of compliance with Inland Revenue requirements and removal of hassle for the donors.” Advertisement Tagged with: Eventscenter_img GAIN to help charities secure Gift Aid on auctions  22 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

Remember A Charity – Bat Out of Hell

first_img Howard Lake | 23 April 2009 | News Advertisement  52 total views,  4 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis  51 total views,  3 views today About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Remember A Charity – Bat Out of Hell AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Tagged with: Humour legacies Another of the humorous TV adverts for the Remember a Charity consortium 2009 campaign.last_img read more

Interview with Virgin Money Giving’s Executive Director

first_img[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/v/5vdw7LxVoCY[/youtube] Advertisement  72 total views,  4 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 1 May 2009 | News Interview with Virgin Money Giving’s Executive Director About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. He asked her about Virgin Money Giving’s services, its pricing model, how much she thought it could expand the online giving market, whether it will partner with other major sporting events in addition to the London marathon, and whether cost was really such an issue for charities in selecting an online fundraising service provider.Some of the questions had been suggested by other fundraisers and agency staff via Twitter. Tagged with: Digital Recruitment / people  71 total views,  3 views today Virgin is the new sponsor of the London Marathon and Virgin Money Giving its new entry to the online fundraising sector. The online donation service aims to offer lower charges to charities and help grow the total raised online for charities.UK Fundraising’s Howard Lake met Jo Barnett, Executive Director of Virgin Money Giving, to find out more. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThislast_img read more

Six unelected men deliver blow to Civil Rights

first_img35,000 marched on Washington D.C., in April 1978 to ‘Beat Back Bakke,’ an attack on affirmative action.The unelected U.S. Supreme Court has delivered a sharp blow to rights won through mass struggles against racism.In a six-to-two decision on the Schuette vs. BAMN case on April 22, the high court upheld a Michigan referendum about a constitutional amendment that placed a ban on affirmative action. The so-called “Michigan Civil Rights Initiative” of 2006 actually reversed the legal and political principles that had guided the movement for equality from the 1950s through the 1970s. The ruling will also have an impact on seven other states, which have similar bans.The court decided that it possessed no jurisdiction to overturn the Michigan vote, which banned race and the history of national discrimination as factors in admissions to higher educational institutions. The state’s vote and other initiatives have resulted in drastic declines in the number of African-American and Latino/a students at universities and colleges around the state and the country.Not only did the high court’s majority uphold Michigan’s anti-affirmative-action vote, it rejected a federal appeals court decision that said the adoption of such a state law violates the 14th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. That amendment ostensibly guaranteed equal protection under the law.Justice Anthony Kennedy, often considered the “swing vote,” summed up the conservative majority view, which said that such considerations of racism and past discrimination were not needed and were unconstitutional.Kennedy said, “In a society in which those lines are becoming more blurred, the attempt to define race-based categories also raises serious questions of its own. Government action that classifies individuals on the basis of race is inherently suspect and carries the danger of perpetuating the very racial divisions the polity seeks to transcend.” (supremecourt.gov, April 22)But Justice Sonia Sotomayor, the only Puerto Rican jurist, gave a dissenting opinion that abhorred the decision. Sotomayor recognized that her career path had been directly related to the affirmative action programs that helped her, a Latina from the Bronx, get into Princeton University and Yale Law School.Sotomayor stressed that the majority’s refusal “to accept the stark reality that race matters is regrettable. We ought not to sit back and wish away, rather than confront the racial inequality that exists in our society.”Deception and racism in Michigan voteThe anti-affirmative-action referendum’s placement on the Michigan ballot had been based on massive deception through a well-financed political ­campaign.A petition campaign was launched in 2006 to place the initiative on the ballot; canvassers were paid for collecting signatures. Many were instructed to falsely say that this initiative would advance equal opportunity by changing the Michigan state constitution to bar discrimination.But opponents launched a challenge to the ballot initiative. They claimed it was not the intent of most petition signers to ban affirmative action. However, the state elections commission and the courts upheld the initiative, which passed during the 2006 statewide elections.Bourgeois law still does not recognize the historic national oppression of African Americans, Latinos/as, Asians and Native peoples. The prevailing view in the capitalist media is the racist argument that any advancement made by oppressed nations constitutes “reverse discrimination” against the dominant oppressor nation.This Supreme Court decision is part of an effort to reverse the major political and social gains of the Civil Rights, Black Power and women’s movements that emerged after World War II. In 1954, the historic Brown v. Topeka decision of the Supreme Court had ruled that “separate but equal” facilities for students in public education were inherently unconstitutional.The Brown v. Topeka ruling reversed the Plessy v. Ferguson case of 1896 — which during the era of Jim Crow and lynching had provided a legal rationale for “second-class citizenship” for African Americans. Through a series of political and legal campaigns led by the NAACP Legal Defense Fund and others, institutional discrimination was eventually outlawed in both higher education and from kindergarden through 12th grade.Struggle won affirmative actionNonetheless, it took a mass Civil Rights and Black Power movement — beginning in 1955 and continuing through the early 1970s — to bring real affirmative action programs into existence.With the advent of urban rebellions from 1963 to 1970, the impetus for implementing such policies was accelerated.The administration of Lyndon Johnson, responding to the militancy of the African-American struggle and seeking peace at home in order to wage war in Southeast Asia, shepherded the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965 through the U.S. Congress.It was Johnson who noted in a commencement address at Howard University in 1965 that simply passing laws would not be enough to make a dent in historical institutional discrimination and used the term “affirmative action.” Later, the right wing used the term to push back against the changing social character of race relations in the United States, a country built on the genocide of Indigenous Americans, enslavement of Africans and colonization of large sections of the Mexican population in the Southwest.Johnson said, “You do not take a person who, for years, has been hobbled by chains and liberate him, bring him up to the starting line of a race and then say you are free to compete with all the others, and still just believe that you have been completely fair.”In September 1965, Johnson issued Executive Order 11246 to enforce a policy of nondiscrimination. In 1967, the order was amended to bar discrimination against women in hiring.Earlier, the Kennedy administration had issued Executive Order 10925, mandating that federal contractors not only end discrimination but take “affirmative action to ensure” compliance. It also mandated penalties for noncompliance with anti-discriminatory policies.However, in the late 1970s, the reactionary Bakke case reached the Supreme Court. It challenged quotas and timetables intended to implement nondiscriminatory policies. In 1978, the high court’s ruling on Bakke lessened the impact of previous executive orders and legislation that had mandated nondiscriminatory policies.Anti-affirmative-action campaigns in California, Texas and Florida, as well as Michigan, have largely eliminated the institutional commitment to nondiscrimination. Demonstrations by African-American students at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor are calling for the elite institution to establish programs to recruit more people from this oppressed community.What is needed to make these demands a political force is to initiate a national movement against institutional racism that would encompass the declining social status of the nationally oppressed, who are still suffering from disproportionate rates of unemployment and poverty.The gains of the 20th century were the result of the mass struggles of African Americans, Latinos/as, other oppressed peoples and their allies. It will again require the mobilization and organization of the masses of people in a militant program of resistance and fightback to reverse these setbacks.FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thisFacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thislast_img read more

Iraqi Governing Council urged to lift ban on Al-Arabiya

first_img February 15, 2021 Find out more November 24, 2003 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Iraqi Governing Council urged to lift ban on Al-Arabiya IraqMiddle East – North Africa Help by sharing this information Reporters Without Borders called on the Iraqi Governing Council to reverse its decision today to ban the Dubai-based satellite TV news channel Al-Arabiya from operating in Iraq until it gives a written undertaking not to encourage terrorism. The organisation also condemned the government’s use of police to close the station’s offices in the Baghdad district of Al-Mansur.The ban was imposed because Al-Arabiya on 16 November broadcast an audiotape in which a voice said to be that of Saddam Hussein was heard urging Iraqis to kill members of the US-installed transitional government.”The handling of the news is the sole responsibility of news editors,” Reporters Without Borders secretary-general Robert Ménard said. “Iraq’s new authorities should not try to get a news organisation to change its editorial line by using force – such methods belong to the past and are contrary to the promises of democracy made to the Iraqi people.”Ménard said a news organisation is not guilty of inciting murder when it broadcasts a message in which a person who is supposedly Saddam Hussein is heard calling for murder. “Instead of preventing journalists in the field from doing their work, the Iraqi Governing Council should address its objections to the TV network’s management and should get down to the job of setting up a body to regulate and monitor the news media, consisting of elected members of the new media,” Ménard added.Iraq’s interim government already banned Al-Arabiya and fellow Arabic satellite news channel Al-Jazeera from covering its official activities for two weeks after they broadcast audiotapes said to be of Saddam Hussein at the time of the murder of interim government member Akila al-Hashimi on 20 September. December 16, 2020 Find out more RSF’s 2020 Round-up: 50 journalists killed, two-thirds in countries “at peace” News December 28, 2020 Find out more Three jailed reporters charged with “undermining national security” to go furthercenter_img Follow the news on Iraq News Organisation News RSF_en Iraq : Wave of arrests of journalists covering protests in Iraqi Kurdistan News IraqMiddle East – North Africa Receive email alertslast_img read more

Microelectronics Market – Global Industry Analysis and Forecasts to 2026: Innovations Such as Hybrid…

first_img By Digital AIM Web Support – January 28, 2021 Local NewsBusiness Microelectronics Market – Global Industry Analysis and Forecasts to 2026: Innovations Such as Hybrid Cloud Storage, Next-Generation Displays, Wireless Charging, and Flexible Electronics – ResearchAndMarkets.com Previous articleSpendEdge Releases Sourcing Procurement Intelligence Report for the Agricultural Machinery Market | Evolving Opportunities and New Market Possibilities Post PandemicNext articleREPLY: Spike Reply and Storm Reply Achieve AWS Security Competency Status Digital AIM Web Support Twitter TAGS  WhatsApp Twittercenter_img Pinterest Facebook DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan 28, 2021– The “Microelectronics Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size, and Forecasts up to 2026” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The report on the global microelectronics market provides qualitative and quantitative analysis for the period from 2018 to 2026. The report predicts the global microelectronics market to grow with a CAGR of 12.0% over the forecast period from 2020-2026. The study on microelectronics market covers the analysis of the leading geographies such as North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW for the period of 2018 to 2026. The report on microelectronics market is a comprehensive study and presentation of drivers, restraints, opportunities, demand factors, market size, forecasts, and trends in the global microelectronics market over the period of 2018 to 2026. Moreover, the report is a collective presentation of primary and secondary research findings. Porter’s five forces model in the report provides insights into the competitive rivalry, supplier and buyer positions in the market and opportunities for the new entrants in the global microelectronics market over the period of 2018 to 2026. Further, Growth Matrix gave in the report brings an insight into the investment areas that existing or new market players can consider. What does this Report Deliver?Comprehensive analysis of the global as well as regional markets of the microelectronics market.Complete coverage of all the segments in the microelectronics market to analyze the trends, developments in the global market and forecast of market size up to 2026.Comprehensive analysis of the companies operating in the global microelectronics market. The company profile includes analysis of product portfolio, revenue, SWOT analysis and latest developments of the company.Growth Matrix presents an analysis of the product segments and geographies that market players should focus to invest, consolidate, expand and/or diversify. Report Findings 1) DriversLow cost and lightweight associated with the microelectronics componentsGrowing applications in construction, automotive and electronic industries 2) RestraintsSensitivity towards rough handling and excessive heat 3) OpportunitiesInnovations such as hybrid cloud storage, next-generation displays, wireless charging, and flexible electronics Key Topics Covered: 1. Preface 1.1. Report Description 1.2. Research Methods 1.3. Research Approaches 2. Executive Summary 2.1. Microelectronics Market Highlights 2.2. Microelectronics Market Projection 2.3. Microelectronics Market Regional Highlights 3. Global Microelectronics Market Overview 3.1. Introduction 3.2. Market Dynamics 3.2.1. Drivers 3.2.2. Restraints 3.2.3. Opportunities 3.3. Analysis of COVID-19 impact on the Microelectronics Market 3.4. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis 3.5. Growth Matrix Analysis 3.5.1. Growth Matrix Analysis by Software & Algorithm 3.5.2. Growth Matrix Analysis by Product 3.5.3. Growth Matrix Analysis by Region 3.6. Value Chain Analysis of Microelectronics Market 4. Microelectronics Market Macro Indicator Analysis 5. Global Microelectronics Market by Software & Algorithm 5.1. Behavioral 5.2. Proactive 6. Global Microelectronics Market by Product 6.1. Lighting Control 6.2. Security & Access Control 6.3. HVAC Control 6.4. Entertainment Control & Others 6.5. Other Control 7. Global Microelectronics Market by Region 2020-2026 7.1. North America 7.1.1. North America Microelectronics Market by Software & Algorithm 7.1.2. North America Microelectronics Market by Product 7.1.3. North America Microelectronics Market by Country 7.2. Europe 7.2.1. Europe Microelectronics Market by Software & Algorithm 7.2.2. Europe Microelectronics Market by Product 7.2.3. Europe Microelectronics Market by Country 7.3. Asia-Pacific 7.3.1. Asia-Pacific Microelectronics Market by Software & Algorithm 7.3.2. Asia-Pacific Microelectronics Market by Product 7.3.3. Asia-Pacific Microelectronics Market by Country 7.4. RoW 7.4.1. RoW Microelectronics Market by Software & Algorithm 7.4.2. RoW Microelectronics Market by Product 7.4.3. RoW Microelectronics Market by Sub-region 8. Company Profiles and Competitive Landscape 8.1. Competitive Landscape in the Global Microelectronics Market 8.2. Companies Profiled 8.2.1. Acuity Brands, Inc. 8.2.2. ADT Corporation 8.2.3. Control4 Corporation 8.2.4. Crestron Electronics, Inc. 8.2.5. Cisco Systems, Inc. 8.2.6. Honeywell International Inc. 8.2.7. United Technologies Corporation 8.2.8. Johnson Controls Inc. 8.2.9. Ingersoll-Rand PLC 8.2.10. Schneider Electric SE For more information about this report visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/r/vodlff View source version on businesswire.com:https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210128005434/en/ CONTACT: ResearchAndMarkets.com Laura Wood, Senior Press Manager [email protected] For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470 For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630 For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900 KEYWORD: INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY HARDWARE SOURCE: Research and Markets Copyright Business Wire 2021. PUB: 01/28/2021 03:20 AM/DISC: 01/28/2021 03:20 AM http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210128005434/en WhatsApp Pinterest Facebooklast_img read more