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Senator Rubio’s “Excellent” Address on Conservative Reforms

Below is a quick round-up of what others are saying about “Finding Economic Security in an Insecure Time” — Senator Marco Rubio’s address outlining conservative reforms to help build a thriving middle class, an event which was co-sponsored by YG Network and Hillsdale College. Tampa Bay Times: “(Rubio’s) approach is part of the growing idea […]

4 Of ‘Taliban 5’ Will Likely Fight Again Says Top Intelligence Official

A top intelligence official told lawmakers in a classified Senate briefing last week that he expected four out of the five Taliban leaders released by the Obama administration to eventually return to the battlefield, reports The Daily Beast. The Associated Press also reported last week that Rob Williams, the national intelligence officer for South Asia, […]

Taliban Commander: More Kidnappings to Come

TIME reports that a well placed Taliban commander close to the negotiations over the release of U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl said the deal made to secure Bergdahl’s release has made it more appealing for fighters to capture American soldiers and other high-value targets. “It’s better to kidnap one person like Bergdahl than kidnapping hundreds […]

Read What Others Are Saying About “Room to Grow”

People have a lot of good things to say about “Room To Grow”—YG Network’s new book of conservative reforms for a thriving middle class. From columns and reviews in the Washington Post and the Wall Street Journal to additional coverage in Politico, NPR, PBS, The Washington Times, and other publications, there’s quite a buzz around #RoomToGrow. Download […]

Women Abused Worldwide Surpasses 700 Million

A damning report into domestic violence released by the World Bank last week revealed that more than 700 million women around the world are being abused physically or sexually.

YGN Book Release: “Room to Grow: Conservative Reforms for a Limited Government and a Thriving Middle Class.”

YG Network just released a book addressing middle class anxieties entitled “Room to Grow: Conservative Reforms for a Limited Government and a Thriving Middle Class.”  Check out this New York Times article on it. Download the book here for free.

The International Women’s Media Foundation Announces Recipients for Courage in Journalism Awards

Celebrating its 25th year honoring courageous women journalists around the world, IWMF recently announced the recipients of their 2014 Courage in Journalism Award. Arwa Damon, USA | International Correspondent, CNN For more than ten years, Damon has reported from the most turbulent areas of the Middle East, covering revolutions, popular demonstrations, war, and terrorist attacks. […]

What do Alexandria, Miami and Knoxville have in common?

According to Amazon, the best read cities in America are Alexandria, Miami and Knoxville. Determined by compiling sales data of all book, magazine and newspaper sales in both print and Kindle format from April 2013 to April 2014, Amazon released its fourth annual list of the Most Well-Read Cities in America. The Top 20 Most […]

What the White House Easter Egg Roll Looked Like in 1889

National Journal found photos of the Easter Egg Roll at the White House from 1889.

Run Boston Run! “Because to run makes us fearless.”

Today marks the one year anniversary of the bombing at the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Kathrine Switzer, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon (when it was a male-only race) back in 1967 and now a TV commenter for the race writes about the anniversary and the importance of running the marathon […]