What the world needs…(via bflyonline)
Traveling on Mozambique’s roads can come at a significant risk to life, where the roads are poorly maintained and drivers speed. But the country has taken an innovative approach when it comes to ambulances: putting more women behind the wheel. Francelina Romão, an advisor on gender issues to the Health Minister of Mozambique, realized a few years ago that men are responsible for a disproportionate share of the country’s accidents. To build a pipeline of qualified female drivers, the health ministry paid for their training, with recruitment focused on women who already worked for the ministry in low-paying jobs such as housekeeping. Accidents among newly licensed women ambulance drivers have been “close to zero,” and have also have led male ambulance drivers to improve due to the competition.
Read more via Stanford Social Innovation Review.
Obama will never be half the man nor love America as much as Reagan did.
Obama will never eat as many flags throughout his presidency like Reagan did. Reagan holds the current flag-eating record at 3,463 flags during his presidency. Obama is currently only at 1,072.
Here we see pictured: Reagan in action during one of his flag feedings. This is speculated to be approximately his 560th flag consumed.