Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
WOSU News Archives For: March 3, 2008
Recent national polls show democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama is more popular with young voters than his opponent, democrat Hillary Clinton.
Delegates, delegates, delegates…it could be one of the most used words in American right now – at least in politics. From what most people hear or read in the news delegates are what presidential hopefuls are trying to secure out of the primaries. Whichever candidate gets the most delegates wins his or her party’s nomination. WOSU explains who delegates are, where they are and how they’re awarded.
Communities all around the country and here in Central Ohio have tried many things to cut violent crime, improve student performance and lower dropout rates WOSU commentator Elizabeth Martinez says solutions to these problems might come with mentoring.
Whoever wins Ohio’s democratic presidential primary Tuesday may be the candidate who has the best “get out the vote” drive and grassroots support. Ohio Public Radio’s Bill Cohen has been watching that factor in both the Barack Obama campaign and the Hillary Clinton campaign.