A Vow to End Maryland’s Diversion of Foster Youth’s Benefits

New America Media, News Report, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Apr 02, 2014

Federal benefits for individual foster youth are routinely used by the vast majority of states to reimburse themselves.




Q&A: Maryland Abandons Zero Tolerance Approach to School Discipline

New America Media, Question & Answer, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Feb 05, 2014

Advocates for Children and Youth's David Beard explores some of the data behind the decision, and what it could mean for parents, teachers, and, students.




"Genio de Fundaciónes" toma cargo de la Fundación Ford

New America Media, Question & Answer, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Dec 06, 2013

En septiembre de 2013, Darren Walker se convirtió en el decimo presidente, y el segundo Afro-Americano, de la Fundación Ford, la segunda organización filantrópica más grande de EE.UU., cual dona $500 millones anuales.




位學校志工變為福特基金會總裁

New America Media, Question & Answer, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Dec 05, 2013

編者按:在2013年9月達倫﹒沃克(Darren Walker) 成為了福特基金會(Ford Foundation)第10任總裁,他同時也是會內第二位非裔會長。福特基金會是全美第二大的慈善機構,每年提供5億美元的捐贈。沃克最初從事法律和銀行工作,在跨足慈善事業前,沃克曾擔任紐約一家非營利機構的首席運營官。在2010年擔任福特基金會副總裁前,他曾任職於洛克菲勒基金會(Rockefeller Foundation)。本篇文章是沃克在其紐約辦公室接受新美國傳媒國際記者艾布韓(Khalil Abdullah)的專訪。




Nonprofit Whisperer Takes Helm at Ford Foundation

New America Media, Question & Answer, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Dec 04, 2013

Darren Walker became the second African American to take the helm of America’s second largest philanthropy organization with $500 million in annual giving.




Politics & Income, Not Technology, Could Impede Mississippi’s ACA Outreach

New America Media, News Report, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Nov 14, 2013

While much of the scrutiny of the Affordable Care Act has been focused on the technical glitches internet access is a major issue in Mississippi.




As Miss. Rejects Medicaid Expansion, a Family Vows to Leave

New America Media, News Feature, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Oct 23, 2013

Mississippi's decision to opt-out of Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act prompts one family to consider leaving the state.




In Mississippi, Chronic Pain Sufferer Waits for Obamacare Relief

New America Media, News Feature, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Sep 10, 2013

The government health insurance plans will open starting October 1st, and one Mississippian said that she can't wait.




How to Fight the 'Biggest Wave of Voter Suppression' Since 1965

New America Media, News Report, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Aug 20, 2013

The same day Hillary Clinton called for voting rights protections, North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory signed a sweeping law.




Voting Rights Act: Supreme Court Decision Shifts Focus to Congress

New America Media, News Analysis, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Jun 26, 2013

Tuesday’s ruling all but eviscerated Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act, prompting a spate of criticisms from civil rights attorneys and advocates.