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Jennifer Oliver OConnell

Jennifer Oliver OConnell
Jennifer Oliver OConnell offers witty, insightful, and direct opinion, analysis, and musings on local and national politics and popular culture, with occasional detours into reinvention, food, and Yoga. Jennifer also teaches Yoga, and coaches on careers and reinvention. You can keep up with what's in Jennifer's orbit through her As the Girl Turns website.

Anthony Scaramucci canned as “Trumplash” roils the media

The truth is often somewhere in the middle; perhaps it is a bit of both. While missteps have abounded with the Trump White House, I also suspect much of it is by design.

Charlie Gard tragedy a cautionary tale on single-payer healthcare

The ordeal of Connie Yates and Chris Gard to try and prolong their son Charlie's life is a preview of what America has in store under single-payer.

Evan McMullin : The spoiler that triggers the 12th Amendment

It looks like Evan McMullin has an outside chance of spoiling this awful 2016 election.

Yogis of Faith, Part 2: Restoration

Part 2 of this 7-part series profiles Janina Malbon's journey from failing health to renewed life and faith.

Gbenga Akinnagbe talks about ‘Knucklehead’s Langston

As a story about a mentally disabled man, Knucklehead is ripe to be used as a point of advocacy for the mentally disabled in the Black community.

Writer-director Ben Bowman takes ‘Knucklehead’ from the circuit to distribution

Writer-director Bowman, and his co-writer Bryan Abrams craft an urban story about faith and struggle from a different perspective that is often overlooked by writers and directors of any color.

Film festival darling ‘Knucklehead’ acquired for nationwide release

Knucklehead, a film about a young man struggling with mental illness found its home on the film festival circuit, now makes its way into nationwide distribution.

Spooler Inc., WeDesyn represent Benjamen Janey’s renaissance

Third in a series on the life, times, music and business of millennial entrepreneur Benjamen Janey. Today, Spooler Inc., WeDesyn, music and more.

Benjamen Janey’s HDLV-USA adapts and changes with the times

Benjamen Janey makes some smart business moves to launch HDLV into worldwide distribution.Second of a three-part series on Millennial Benjamen Janey's entrepreneurship and philanthropy.

Millennial entrepreneur Benjamen Janey calculates his rise to fame

Millennial Benjamen Janey's hip-hop entrepreneurism is changing the face of fashion and technology.

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