Levi Johnston, ex-boyfriend and baby-daddy of Bristol Palin’s child, broke his silence on the Tyra Banks show on Monday. 19-year-old Johnston, would-have been son-in-law of Alaska Governor Sarah Palin, was accompanied on the show by his sister Mercede and mom, Sherry.
New fighting in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) between militias has driven more than 30,000 people from their homes, the United Nations refugee agency said today. “The latest flare-up threatens to reverse the considerable progress made in the repatriation and resettlement of thousands of Congolese affected by previous conflicts in the area,” William Spindler, spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), said in Geneva.
When things are bad for General Motors, AIG and Merrill Lynch they are devastating for America’s poor and disabled. While corporate big wigs skirt around the world in expensive corporate jets, plan lavish staff parties and exotic retreats, enjoy exorbitant and unworthy bonus payments and spend millions on office redecorations with taxpayer money, America’s poor continues to suffer.