Tips to Spice up the LunchboxDitch the bread! Swap sliced bread sandwiches for pitta, tortilla wraps, bagels or savoury muffins. Even the same old fillings will taste better if it doesn’t look so much like a sandwich. A salad! Go crackers! Pack some crispbread or crackers (look for wholemeal and low fat, low salt varieties) plus a filling, and let your kids put a snack together themselves they’ll love it! That’s soup er! Lots of lunchboxes now come with flasks.
In this, women are already helping each other. A group of famous and visible women, including Hollywood actresses, agents, directors and producers, just published their plans for an anti harassment initiative that pushes gender parity and legal accountability for companies that tolerate misbehavior. It also establishes a legal defense fund for working class women who don’t have the name recognition of a Salma Hayek or a Rose McGowan..
Judge Carter’s life in many ways mirrored our nation’s 20th Century struggle for racial equality, and his work as a civil rights advocate and jurist stands as a beacon for all who trust the law to be a force for justice and fairness. Army, and young adulthood, yet he never lost faith in the capacity of America’s institutions to redeem the promise of equal justice under law. An alumnus of ourLaw Schooland recipient of an honorary Doctor of Laws degree from Columbia, Judge Carter distinguished himself among an illustrious group of Columbians whose advocacy was pivotal in the mid century fight to desegregate America’s schools and public facilities.
Jurors acquitted him of another possession charge and were deadlocked on 12 other charges.JAIL TERMIn sentencing Barry to six months in prison, the judge said the mayor had “given aid, comfort and encouragement to the drug culture at large and contributed to the anguish that illegal drugs have inflicted on this city in so many ways for so long”.Prison could have meant the end of politics for the son of a sharecropper from Itta Bena, Mississippi. But the humiliation did not kill his political career.Upon his release, Barry moved to Washington’s Ward 8, one of the city’s grittiest areas, and easily won a City Council seat in 1992. His campaign slogan was “I may not be perfect but I am perfect for Washington”.Two years later he shocked the nation by reclaiming the mayor’s job with 56 percent of the vote, though this time with very little support from white voters.Barry did not seek re election at the end of his four year term and went into consulting work.