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Join Us Monday: Port of Cleveland Online Forum

By: Jill Miller Zimon

On Monday, June 10, we will launch a two-day online conversation about the Port of Cleveland with eight local voices as panelists and, hopefully, you.

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Forgiving College Loan Debt for Ohioans

By: Dan Moulthrop

Actor and activist Aaron Calafato and his partners join us for a guest blog about Ohio, student debt, and some legislation you should know about.

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Immigration, the Mayor responds

By: Dan Moulthrop

After the Cleveland State of the City, I posted some thoughts about just how immigrant friendly our city is. Today, the Mayor responded.

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“Let he who is without sin cast the first stone.”

By: Jason Russell

Citizens have approved sin taxes to support the construction of sports facilities in Cleveland. In each case, the public has invested far more than they have received in revenue. Is it time to re-evaluate these arrangements to...

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The New Four Letter Word

By: Teleange Thomas

As the new year is upon us, JOBS is still the flavor of the day. People remain unemployed as unfilled positions remain on the books of organizations and businesses. Individuals are submitting resumes by the dozens weekly if not...

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