This post has been updated. See below for details. May 03, 4: They are among the high-profile personalities who have turned down chances to speak at college graduations after their selection drew scrutiny from students and faculty.
Condoleezza Rice latest graduation speaker to back out amid protests
Condoleezza Rice latest graduation speaker to back out amid protests - Los Angeles Times
September 14, at 1: Condoleezza Rice and the Creation of the Bush Legacy. Via The Gist: According to newly revealed information in the book which Kessler found through real estate records , the two women, Rice and Bean yes, hilarious , own a home together and have a line of credit together. The way Bean explains this in the book, is that she had some medical bills that drained her financially years ago, and Rice and Blacker helped her out by buying the house with Bean.
Mildly pro-choice, with many restrictions. Oct We need a culture that respects life. Aug More spending cuts than tax increases. Feb Too much cut from international affairs budget. Nov US has not lost its edge; problems will work their way out.
Rice has roots in the American South going back to the pre-Civil War era, and some of her ancestors worked as sharecroppers for a time after emancipation. Stories from the Long Road to Freedom , she writes, "My great-great-grandmother Zina on my mother's side bore five children by different slave owners" and "My great-grandmother on my father's side, Julia Head, carried the name of the slave owner and was so favored by him that he taught her to read. The Rices lived on the campus of Stillman College.