At Tottenville High School on Staten Island, a new dress code banning clothes like tank tops and mini skirts led to dozens of detentions - and 90 percent of those were given to girls. Students were made to cover up with school-provided clothing, or wait in an auditorium until their parents arrived with alternate outfits. In response, there have been protests and media attention. Some students say the new code is sexist. Listeners: what do you think?
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09/17/2014 at 03:00 PM
Sept. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Jens Nordvig, the managing director of currency research at Nomura Holdings Inc., says a divergence in policy between the European Central Bank and the Federal Reserve will weaken the euro to $1.27 by month’s end. Nordvig talks with Bloomberg’s Tom Keene and Michael McKee on Bloomberg Radio's "Bloomberg Surveillance."
09/17/2014 at 02:45 PM
Sept. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Krishna Memani, the New York-based chief investment officer at Oppenheimer Funds, says long term growth in emerging markets will be “quite substantial.” Memani talks with Bloomberg’s Tom Keene and Michael McKee on Bloomberg Radio's "Bloomberg Surveillance."
INTERNET CREEPS: PRIVACY, PROTECTION AND BAD BEHAVIOR ON THE WEB: The World Wide Web has long been known as the wild, wild west of content. Almost anything goes -- from lewd videos and doctored photos to troublemaking "trolls" who harass web forums with provocative speech. In recent weeks, sites like Reddit, 4chan and even Twitter have come under fire for hosting and posting abusive language and unauthorized content. The incidents have renewed debate about civility online, privacy and the role websites play in hosting objectiona...
09/17/2014 at 02:30 PM
The Obama Administration is escalating the case for going back to Iraq, this time to fight the extremist group ISIL?and not just with bombing. We?ll hear conflicting opinions about the threat, the President?s leadership, and whether Congress will get involved before the mid-term elections.
Comedian and 'angry everyman' Lewis Black on his love/hate relationship with the age of Twitter. Jeanne Beker on the complex relationship between fashion and politics. Adam Cohen performs from We Go Home and reflects on the influence of his famous father.
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09/17/2014 at 01:33 PM
Sept. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg Surveillance with Tom Keene and Michael McKee has the economy and the markets "under surveillance."
John D Herrmann
Dir:US Rate Strategy/Analyst
Mitsubishi UFJ Securities USA Inc
on Fed Rate Preview.
Jens J Nordvig
Mng Dir:Currency Research
Nomura Securities Intl Inc
on Scotland, FX, bonds and currencies.
09/17/2014 at 01:30 PM